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Kampung boy

Author: Lat.
Publisher: New York : First Second, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Primary school : English : 1st American edView all editions and formats
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Relates the life experiences, from birth to beginning boarding school, of a boy growing up on a rubber plantation in rural Malaysia.
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Genre/Form: Young adult fiction
Graphic novels
Comic books, strips, etc
Young adult nonfiction
Fiction
History
Juvenile works
Biographical fiction
Children's stories
Comic books, strips, etc. Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Primary school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lat.
ISBN: 1596431210 9781596431218
OCLC Number: 62738470
Notes: Originally published in Malaysia in 1979 under the title, Lat, the kampung boy, by Berita Publishing.
Awards: Commended for Capitol Choices: Noteworthy Books for Children and Teens (Ten to Fourteen) 2007
Description: 141 pages : illustrations ; 16 x 22 cm
Other Titles: Lat, the kampung boy
Responsibility: Lat.
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A childhood memoir of a boy growing up in rural Malaysia in the 1950s and 1960s. It follows a boy named Mat through childhood misbehaviour, life on his father's rubber plantation and Muslim  Read more...

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"Kampung Boy has a lot of heart and the characters are wonderful. I've been a fan of Lat's comic book series for 15 years." - Matt Groening (The Simpsons)"

 
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