Tikki Tikki TemboBook - 1989?
When the eldest son fell in the well and most of the time getting help was spent pronouncing the name of the one in trouble, the Chinese, according to legend, decided to give all their children short names.
Publisher: New York : Henry Holt : Distributed in Canada by H.B. Fenn, [1989?], c1968.
Characteristics:  pages :,color illustrations ;,26 cm.