The story of Mahsuri is one of the most popular tales of Malaysia. Mahsuri is a beautiful young lady who lives on Langkawi Island. She marries the brother of the village chief, but her happiness does not last. When her husband was away, Mahsuri is accused of being unfaithful and is killed. Before she dies, she puts a curse on Langkawi Island.
The pre-school reading series My Big Book of Malaysian Tales introduces Malaysia’s most famous tales to young readers. Carefully written in simple, clear and easy-to-read language, the stories are designed to cultivate a child’s interest in reading as well as build their vocabulary. The text is presented in big print for easy reading. The stories also communicate the morals and values to be learnt. It is a superb series for both school and home use.
Cover type: Soft
Book size: 330mm (W) x 460mm (H)
[13” (W) x 18” (H)]
No. of pages: 16
Full colour throughout