Andrea Hirata: Home for his parents
The Jakarta Post
When officials from local television station SCTV announced they would make the bestselling novel Laskar Pelangi (Rainbow Warriors) into a mini-series, people immediately questioned whether the TV station secured permission from the author, Andrea Hirata.
Surprisingly, it did.
Andrea admitted that he used to say that he would not allow Laskar Pelangi to be adopted into a sinetron (l...