Children’s Storybooks

All of SCW’s children’s storybooks are based on environmental topics, are designed in a child friendly way and are inEnglish and Khmer language. Many colorful illustrations of nature, animals and rural life trigger the curiosity of young readers and also make reading fun for their parents.

Each storybooks costs 4.- USD. The Coloring Book costs 3.50 USD (Khmer). Order via email at info@cambodiaswildlife.org

The Spirits of the Forest

In this traditional Cambodian folk tale, an elder tells his grandchildren about the benefits of the Malva nut, and how the spirits of the forest can help to protect the environment.

ISBN: 978-9-9245-2401-4

Produced 2017 by SCW, in cooperation with The Johanniter International Assistance and German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ)


Samnang and the giant catfish Samnang and The Giant Catfish

Be part of the encounter between a young boy, Samnang, and a Giant Catfish. This 2nd edition contains updated information on fish migration and the treats they face, for example hydropower dams. This publication contains many games, coloring pages and practical tips for nature protection and biodiversity conservation.

ISBN: 978-9-9245-2400-7

Produced 2017 by SCW, in cooperation with The Johanniter International Assistance and German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ)


a walk through the forest A Walk Through The Forest

Embark on a Walk through the Forest together with a Buddhist monk, his novice and a friend. Learn about the importance of the forest, the livelihood of farmers in Cambodia and waste management as well as Climate Change and mitigation measures, such as alternative energies. This 2nd edition contains updated and child-friendly information on natural resources and non-timber forest products as well as many games and coloring pages. Additionally, this book includes a Teacher’s Guide with practical recommendations for schools and households for nature protection and biodiversity conservation.                 

ISBN Code: 978-9-9950-8149-2

Produced 2017 by SCW, in cooperation with The Johanniter International Assistance and German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ)


 clouds2 Touching The Clouds – A Bokor Story

Follow Sovanarra and her grandfather on their quest to touch the clouds at the top of Bokor Mountain. A friendly hornbill guides them on their way and shares his knowledge of the forest and its animals. Detailed illustrations, a wildlife quiz and fun activities throughout the book encourage children to read and learn and make this book one of our reader’s favorite.

Produced 2002 in cooperation with The British Embassy, USAid, DED and The Asia Foundation, supported by the Cambodian Ministry of Education and Ministry of Environment Department of Conservation and Protection.


coloringbook Coloring Book

Sharpen your color pencils and help the beautiful drawings in this book come to life. Fun facts about different species encourage young children to learn more about wildlife and its conservation.

Produced 2002 in cooperation with USAid, The British Embassy and The Asia Foundation, supported by the Cambodian Ministry of Education and Ministry of Forestry.


tigerhide Tiger! Tiger! Why Do You Hide?

Did you know that a fully grown Indo-Chinese Tiger can be 3 meters long from nose to tail and weigh up to 200 kilograms? Or that every tiger has a different marking from white to black with thin to big stripes? Learn many more interesting facts about these beautiful animals and what you can to save them from extinction.

Produced 2002 in cooperation with USAid, The British Embassy, WWF and The Asia Foundation, supported by the Cambodian Ministry of Education and Ministry of Forestry.


Little-White-Elephant The Little White Elephant

Meet Sovan and Sreymom as they discover the myth of a Khmer legend. Follow their journey with  The Little White Elephant across Cambodia and learn many interesting facts about these wonderful animals on the way. Unfortunately, there are only about 200 elephants left in Cambodia. By sharing our knowledge we can contribute to their survival.

Produced 2002 in cooperation with AusAid, US Fish & Wildlife Service, USAid, The British Embassy, Fauna & Flora International and The Asia Foundation, supported by the Cambodian Ministry of Education and Ministry of Forestry.


hearmysong Will You Hear My Song?

This story is about a baby Gibbon in the Cardamom Mountains, who is captured by poachers (illegal wildlife hunters). But luckily the Gibbon is saved by kind humans and released into a sanctuary. This moving storybook with many beautiful illustrations educates children about the everyday life of Gibbons and presents 11 Cambodian native primates in an overview to raise awareness on the protection of these fascinating animals.

Produced 2001 in cooperation with USAid, US Fish & Wildlilfe Service and The Asia Foundation, supported by the Cambodian Ministry of Education and Ministry of Forestry.