Djenar Maesa Ayu





Djenar Maesa Ayu

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born
in Indonesia
January 14, 1973

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Djenar Maesa Ayu started her writings on many national newspapers. Her first book "Mereka Bilang Saya Monyet!" has been reprinted more than 8 times and shortlisted on Khatulistiwa Literary Award 2003.

Her short story “Waktu Nayla” awarded the best Short Story by Kompas in 2003, while “Menyusu Ayah” become The Best Short Story by Jurnal Perempuan and translated to English by Richard Oh with title “Suckling Father”.

Her second book "Jangan Main-main (dengan Kelaminmu)" was launch February 2005 and also received great success. The amazing part is this book reprinted two days after the launching.

Other books by Djenar:
* Nayla
* Cerita Pendek Tentang Cerita Cinta Pendek


Average rating: 3.17 · 4,993 ratings · 492 reviews · 18 distinct works · Similar authors
Mereka Bilang, Saya Monyet!
3.11 of 5 stars 3.11 avg rating — 1,432 ratings — published 2002 — 4 editions
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Nayla
3.02 of 5 stars 3.02 avg rating — 881 ratings — published 2005 — 2 editions
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Jangan Main-Main
3.08 of 5 stars 3.08 avg rating — 907 ratings — published 2004 — 4 editions
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Cerita Pendek Tentang Cerit...
3.27 of 5 stars 3.27 avg rating — 540 ratings — published 2006 — 3 editions
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1 Perempuan 14 Laki-Laki
2.96 of 5 stars 2.96 avg rating — 389 ratings — published 2011
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T(w)ITIT!
3.21 of 5 stars 3.21 avg rating — 165 ratings — published 2012
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Waktu Nayla: Cerpen Pilihan...
3.48 of 5 stars 3.48 avg rating — 107 ratings — published 2003
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Saia
3.38 of 5 stars 3.38 avg rating — 84 ratings — published 2014
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Cosmo Short Stories
3.86 of 5 stars 3.86 avg rating — 7 ratings — published 2001
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Dokumen Jibril
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4.15 of 5 stars 4.15 avg rating — 143 ratings — published 2005
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“Hidup ini sendiri memang fiksi. Sering kali hanya imajinasi.”
Djenar Maesa Ayu

“kita bisa memesan bir, namun tidak bisa memesan takdir.”
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“Bukankah semua anak punya hak untuk bertanya?”
Djenar Maesa Ayu, Mereka Bilang, Saya Monyet!

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