The humorous tale of Pak Belalang, the poor farmer who helps the Sultan, is one of Malaysia’s most favourite stories. Readers of all ages will enjoy following the farmer as he uses a clever trick to get a little food from his neighbours. When Pak Belalang’s trick leads him to the Sultan’s court, he grows very worried. In the end, find out how some pancakes and a twist of fate bring good fortune upon the farmer and his family.
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