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Kancil and the Crocodiles

Kancil and the Crocodiles: A Tale from Malaysia - Noreha Yussof Day

APA Citation: 

Day, N. Y., & Teckentrup, B. (1996). Kancil and the crocodiles: A tale from Malaysia. New York: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers.



On a hot, sunny day, Kancil the mousedeer and his best frind, Kura-Kura the turtoise, spot a tree full of ripe, juicy fruit that would be the perfect snack to satisfy their thirst. The only problem is, the tree is on the other side of a crocodile-infested river. Can crafty Kancil trick the hungry crocodiles into helping them cross the river? Full color.


Author Information: 

Noreha Yussof Day is a published author of children's books. A published credit of Noreha Yussof Day is Kancil and the Crocodiles: A Tale from Malaysia.


Awards: N/A


Target Audience: Children's Literature, PreK-4th


Genre: Folklore


Interest: Malaysian Culture, folklore, moral, values, story telling.