Surat Panjang Tentang Jarak Kita yang Jutaan Tahun Cahaya

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About Surat Panjang Tentang Jarak Kita yang Jutaan Tahun Cahaya,
Written by Ratih Dwi Astuti, and was originally published in Personal Blog,
Jan 04, 2019


Despite its super long title, Surat Panjang Tentang Jarak Kita yang Jutaan Tahun Cahaya by Dewi Kharisma Michellia is actually a pretty short novel with a tight plot and practically not so many characters. First published in 2013, the book indeed consists of several long (and short) letters written by the narrator for the childhood friend she is in love with, and through those letters she asks not only her long-lost buddy but also the reader to see her lonely life wrapped up in strangely-engaging, melancholic atmosphere.

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