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Maori Legends of the Land: Maori Tales and Traditions
  

Maori Legends of the Land: Maori Tales and Traditions (Paperback)

By Graham, Pita

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A collection of Maori myths and legends of the land, particularly those of famous places and landmarks, mountains, wild lands and sea coasts.

ISBN 9780908608645
Published 1 December 2002 by Bush Press Communications Ltd
Interest Age 5-16 years
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One Minute's Silence

One Minute's Silence (Hardback)

By Metzenthen, David; Illustrated by Camilleri, Michael

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A moving and powerful story about the meaning of Remembrance Day, drawing on the ANZAC and Turkish battle at Gallipoli. In the silence that follows a war long gone, you can see what the soldiers saw, you can feel what the soldiers felt. And if you try, you might be able to imagin ...

ISBN 9781743316245
Published 1 August 2014 by Allen & Unwin
Interest Age 2-6 years
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Running the Country: A Look Inside New Zealand's Government
 

Running the Country: A Look Inside New Zealand's Government (Paperback)

By Gill, Maria; Illustrated by Evans, Malcolm

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Introduces New Zealand's three-pronged system of government, parliament and the judiciary, and explains the role of the governor-general, prime minister, cabinet and MPs, judges and the police force. Suggested level: primary, intermediate, junior secondary.

ISBN 9781869663964
Published 1 August 2013 by New Holland Publishers
Interest Age 6-14 years
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Taka Ki Ro Wai: He Korero Purakau mo Tetahi Hoiho
 

Taka Ki Ro Wai: He Korero Purakau mo Tetahi Hoiho (Paperback)

By Kaa, Keri; Illustrated by Page, Martin D.

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New Zealand Post Book Awards 2014 Maori Language Award winner. "A true story about the birth of a foal, set in the small rural community of Rangitukia, on the East Cape of the East Coast, in the North Island of Aotearoa/New Zealand. Reflecting rural Maori life, the story is an ob ...

ISBN 9780473184063
Published 1 January 2013
Interest Age All ages
Language (Maori)
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Jet the Rescue Dog: ...And Other Extraordinary Stories of Animals in Wartime

Jet the Rescue Dog: ...And Other Extraordinary Stories of Animals in Wartime (Hardback)

By Long, David; Illustrated by Bailey, Peter

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As mascots, messengers, rat-catchers and even spies, animals have long marched into war alongside servicemen and women. Dogs, horses, cats have saved thousands of lives through instinct, intelligence, courage and devotion. This book tells the stories of these brave, silent heroes ...

ISBN 9780571304929
Published 1 November 2014 by Faber & Faber
Interest Age 7-9 years
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Why Would a Dog Need a Parachute? Questions and Answers About the Second World War: Published in Association with Imperial War Museums

Why Would a Dog Need a Parachute? Questions and Answers About the Second World War: Published in Association with Imperial War Museums (Paperback)

By Foster, Jo

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Questions and Answers from the Imperial War Museum

ISBN 9781447226185
Published 1 July 2014 by Pan Macmillan
Interest Age 9-12 years
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Market Day
 

Market Day (Paperback)

By MacGregor, Jill

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Hope, who lives in the village of Moamoa, near Apia, describes how she helps her mother sell fruit in the the market. Includes some Samoan words, a glossary and a recipe for fa'ausi esi.

ISBN 9780473257378
Published 5 September 2013 by Puriri Paddocks
Interest Age 2-6 years
Series Children of the Pacific
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Five Little Ducks

Five Little Ducks (Board Book, illustrated edition)

Illustrated by Ives, Penny

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The die-cut pages of this board book, part of the classic nursery rhyme series Classic Board Books with Holes , contain sing-a-long actions and counting rhymes.

ISBN 9780859531412
Published 1 January 2003 by Child's Play International
Interest Age 0-6 years
Series Classic Books with Holes
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The Rat and the Octopus
 

The Rat and the Octopus (Paperback)

By MacGregor, Jill

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Pita, who lives in the village of Tuapa on the island of Niue, describes how to catch an octopus with a lure shaped like a rat. Includes some Niuean words and a glossary.

ISBN 9780473257385
Published 1 September 2013 by Puriri Paddocks
Interest Age 2-6 years
Series Children of the Pacific
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The Uga Hunt
 

The Uga Hunt (Paperback)

By MacGregor, Jill

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Arfa, who lives in Niue, describes how he and his father hunt for huge coconut crabs called uga.

ISBN 9780473257408
Published 1 September 2013 by Puriri Paddocks
Interest Age 2-6 years
Series Children of the Pacific
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