by: Luvi Kurnia Permana, Sarwiji Suwandi, Atikah Anindyarini
This study aims to explain the courage character education values in Mata dan RahasiaPulau Gapi, a novel by Okky Madasari. The novel is choosen due to its various character education values, especially courage character education values. The value is utilized to increase learners’ character. This study employ descriptive qualitative method. The subject of this research is Mata dan Rahasia Pulau Gapia novel by Okky Madasari and the object is character education values that focused on the courage of the character. The data is generated using non-interactive analysis and note-taking technique. Non-interactive analysis is utilized to capture the courage character value.Note-taking technique is utilized to validate the data using triangulation. Source triangulation is utilized to validate the data using content analysis approach to this novel discourse by hermeneutic perusal. The result revealed that there are six courage education value, that are : (1) courage;(2) tenacity;(3) patience; (4) perseverance; (5) endurance; and (6) self-confidence.