Saking banyaknya book-wishlist, jadi bingung mau pilih yang mana. Setelah ngubek-ngubek akhirnya nemu buku buku ini.
Udah bertengger di bagian wishlist sejak Januari kemarin. Walau belum ada tanda kalau buku ini akan berpindah rak, tapi tetap berharap bakal baca buku ini secepatnya. Beneran penasaaran. Ratingnya lumayan tinggi.
The system was simple. Everyone understood it. Books were for burning, along with the houses in which they were hidden.
Guy Montag was a fireman whose job it was to start fires. And he enjoyed his job. He had been a fireman for ten years, and he had never questioned the pleasure of the midnight runs or the joy of watching pages consumed by flames, never questioned anything until he met a seventeen-year-old girl who told him of a past when people were not afraid. Then Guy met a professor who told him of a future in which people could think. And Guy Montag suddenly realized what he had to do…
The Del Rey 50th Anniversary Edition includes “A Conversation with Ray Bradbury.”
Di Goodreads, variasi covernya banyak. Saking banyaknya jadi bingung milihnya. Kalau ngeliat terbitan terbaru, ada logo National Book Award gitu. Kewl!!!
Eh ngintip excerptnya di Amazon , pemilihan katanya sedikit rumit.
Dari hasil googling, ternyata buku ini udah diadaptasi jadi film tahun 1966. Aih makin pengen baca!!!
Fahrenheit 451: A Novel
Paperback: 176 pages
Publisher: Simon & Schuster; Reprint edition (January 10, 2012)