DOI: 10.17265/2159-5836/2014.03.005
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Leni Marlina

Abstract: Over the past few years, vampire genre has populated young adult (YA) literature. YA literature can be defined as narratives about the individual growth and maturation of adolescent protagonist. Adolescence is the bridging process of growing from childhood to adulthood. Furthermore, it is a turbulent time of rapid physical growth and sexual development. It also creates a critical phase in the formation of identity. In this paper, the author shall identify the ways in which representation of adolescence in an …

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