What is JacketFlap

  • JacketFlap connects you to the work of more than 200,000 authors, illustrators, publishers and other creators of books for Children and Young Adults. The site is updated daily with information about every book, author, illustrator, and publisher in the children's / young adult book industry. Members include published authors and illustrators, librarians, agents, editors, publicists, booksellers, publishers and fans.
    Join now (it's free).

Book Creators

  • Lat (Author)
  • Lat (Illustrator)

Upcoming Events

  • None

Recent Blog Posts

These are the most recent 10 blog posts about Kampung Boy in JacketFlap's Children's Publishing Blog Reader

Loading...

Book Awards

Editorial Reviews

Editions

JacketFlap Sponsors

Spread the word about books.
Put this Widget on your blog!
  • Powered by JacketFlap.com

Are you a book Publisher?
Learn about Widgets now!

Kampung Boy

Average rating
4 out of 5
Based on 276 Ratings and 73 Reviews

Book Description
Kampung Boy is a favorite of millions of readers in Southeast Asia. With masterful economy worthy of Charles Schultz, Lat recounts the life of Mat, a Muslim boy growing up in rural Malaysia in the 1950s: his adventures and mischief-making, fishing trips, religious study, and work on his family's rubber plantation. Meanwhile, the traditional way of life in his village (or kampung) is steadil... More
Book Information
PublisherFirst Second
BindingPaperback (8 editions)
Reading LevelAges 9-12
# of Pages144
ISBN-101596431210
ISBN-13978-1596431218
Publication Date09/05/2006
The Creators
Picture
About Lat (Author, Illustrator) : Lat is a published author of children's books. Some of the published credits of Lat include Town Boy, Kampung Boy.
View Lat's profile
Videos
You must be a member of JacketFlap to add a video to this page. Please Log In or Register.


Promotional video for the forthcoming Wilkins Farago graphic...
Reader Comments
4/26/2010 Eva Lopez said: Got me hooked! I'm looking forward to buying the second one! :D In my blog soon!
tags: I recommend, read

Add your reply to Eva       

Log In or Register to leave a comment about this book.

Amazon US Reviews
Write a review on Amazon.com for this book
Amazon UK Reviews
Write a review on Amazon.co.uk for this book
Barnes & Noble Reviews
Write a review on Barnes & Noble for this book
Goodreads Reviews
Write a review on Goodreads for this book