: The purposes of this research are (1) describe the structure of novel Pulang created by Leila S. Chudori, (2) explain about socio-history background of creating, (3) explain about politic conflict and strategi conflict novel Pulang by Leila S. Chudori, (4) describe the character education value, and (5) describe the relevancy of novel Pulang as the literature appreciation teaching material in senior high school. The research method used is descriptive-qualitative method with literature sociology approach. The results of the research are as follows. Structural analysis, the main theme in novel Pulang is the success struggle of four politic eksil and the addition theme is love and friendship. The figures that analyzed are the main figure and the additional figure. The plot of novel Pulang is flashback. Background of novel Pulang was happened in Paris and Jakarta in 1952-1998. The background of novel Pulang occurred in Paris and Jakarta in 1952-1958. The socio-historical background of the socio-cultural of novel, biography of the author, and masterpiece of the author. There are two politic conflicts in novel Pulang, gun of the battle and politic strategy. The guns of the battle there are physical violence, wealth, organization, and information media. Politic strategies there are five types, open struggle, hide struggle, turbulence in the regime, the fight to control regime, and camouflage. The implementation of study result in novel Pulang as literature teaching material in senior high school is relevant with competency standard.