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BOOK REVIEW | Sang Kancil - a rare book of hope and deliverance
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BOOK REVIEW | 'Sang Kancil' is unlike any book I have read on Malaysia and Malaysians - it is a book of hope, deliverance, and how all of us can, by small acts, make badly needed change happen.

It urges you to do exactly that - believe in something and get involved.

James Chai uses a clever animal in folklore - the mousedeer - to tie the title to the underdogs and writes a book about them - ordinary Malaysians who made a difference by being smart about caring and kindness.

There are seven tales in all, with nice twists and...

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