Publisher: Penguin Books
Age Range: 04 - 08 years
Grade Level: P - 03
Paperback: 64 Pages
Product Dimension (L x W x H): 0.00 x 0.00 x 0.00 CM
Shipping Weight: 0.06 Kg
Two short stories for 19k rupiah. Very short and so worth it as well. I've never read Tolstoy's writing before, but this one caught my attention.
Superb! Leo Tolstoy shows that message-heavy story is working with engaging premise, beautiful writing, intriguing character, and tight plot. The thing is, readers might be taking any lesson based on their own interpretation, no matter what is initially intended by the author. Here are my own interpretation:
- The first story covers the cost of greed. Whatever level of wealth we have, peace of mind is dictated by the level of gratitude of the things we have and... See More
I really like Penguin LIttle Black Classic series. It's good quality and affordable. How much land does a man need? A classic question but (I believe) still remain unanswered. This book hit me so hard. We could change the title to be: How much fortune (money) that a man need? How much appreciation that a man need? How much time that a man need? How much book that a man (I) need? Or anything All of the question above will answered with unlimited solution. That makes me think again about 'enough'. That kind of greed always resulting a problem. There was already too many example about that, just like this book. So at some point, we must stop and just enjoy what I've done.... See More
One of the best short stories I've ever read. Everything was told in such a simple words yet the meaning of two short stories included in this book is so beautiful and deep. One of the best book from the Penguin Classic Black Book series.