Books (Indonesian)


“Anak ini Mau Mengencingi Jakarta?”

("This Kid Wants to Urinate all over Jakarta?”)
Anthology

Kompas’ annual best short story anthology, consisting of work printed by the paper throughout 2015. This year’s best short story anthology was given the title “Anak Ini Mau Mengencingi Jakarta?” (“This Kid Wants to Urinate ...

12 Tanda Tanya

Collection of Short Stories

9 dari Nadira

(9 from Nadira)
Collection of Short Stories

9 dari Nadira opens with the suicide of Kemala Yunus, matriarch of the Suwandi family. Her youngest child Nadira serves as the narrative’s center as the book chronicles her grief and how she and her ...

Agama, Seks, & Kekuasaan

Collection of Short Stories

Aksara Amananunna

Collection of Short Stories

Aku Tahu Kamu Hantu

(I Know You’re a Ghost)
Novel

Liv begins to see ghosts on her 17th birthday. One of them strongly resembles a missing schoolmate.

Amba: Sebuah Novel


A modern take on the story of Amba and Bhisma from The Mahabharata, set against the backdrop of the Indonesian mass killings of 1965 and the Buru penal colony. The novel is now a national ...