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The Fish of Maui
 

The Fish of Maui (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Gossage, Peter

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Retelling of a traditional legend of how Maui fished up the North Island of New Zealand (Te Ika a Maui) when he sneaks onto his brothers' canoe after they have refused to take him fishing. Suggested level: junior, primary.

ISBN 9780143505174
Published 30 November 2011 by Penguin
Interest Age 4-12 years
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How Maui Slowed the Sun
 

How Maui Slowed the Sun (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Gossage, Peter

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The days seem to pass at a rate too fast to accomplish all his chores. Maui sets out to capture the sun, succeeds, and lengthens the hours of daylight. Suggested level: junior, primary.

ISBN 9780143505181
Published 28 November 2011 by Penguin
Interest Age 4-12 years
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How Maui Found His Mother
 

How Maui Found His Mother (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Gossage, Peter

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Retells the story of how Maui's mother relinquishes her baby to the sea, thinking he has died. As a young man he seeks her out and is reunited with her. Suggested level: junior, primary.

ISBN 9780143505204
Published 30 November 2011 by Penguin
Interest Age 4-12 years
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How Maui Found His Father and the Magic Jawbone
 

How Maui Found His Father and the Magic Jawbone (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Gossage, Peter

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Maui wonders where his mother goes each evening. One night he follows her and finds she visits his father, and the family is reunited. Maui then meets his grandfather, and secures his jawbone, which has magical properties. Suggested level: junior, primary.

ISBN 9780143505198
Published 30 November 2011 by Penguin
Interest Age 4-12 years
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Illustrated Maori Myths and Legends
 

Illustrated Maori Myths and Legends (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Rikihana Hyland, Queenie; Illustrated by Puru, Patrick

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Queenie Rikihana Hyland here brings together a collection of her favourite Maori myths and legends - from the creation and the ever-popular mischief-making of Maui, to the great love stories of Hinemoa and Tutanekai, and Turongo and Mahinarangi. The stories are brought to life by ...

ISBN 9780143504511
Published 31 May 2010 by Penguin
Interest Age 4-12 years
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Embers & Echoes

Embers & Echoes (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Knight, Karsten

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In Miami, Florida, seeking her younger sister, sixteen-year-old Ashline Wilde, a Polynesian volcano goddess, joins forces with other reincarnated deities but trickster Colt's diabolical plans threaten them all.

ISBN 9781442450356
Published 1 December 2013 by Misc - United Book Distributor
Interest Age 13-19 years
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Taming the Sun: Four Maori Myths
 

Taming the Sun: Four Maori Myths (Trade Paperback/Paperback, 2nd New edition)

By Bishop, Gavin

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Written and illustrated by well-known children's writer and illustrator Gavin Bishop, Taming the Sun contains four stories, including two well-known legends (Maui And The Sun and Maui And The Big Fish) and two less well-known legends (Rona And The Moon and Kahu The Taniwha). Aime ...

ISBN 9781869790349
Published 15 March 2009 by Random House
Interest Age 2-6 years
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Traditional Maori Legends
 

Traditional Maori Legends (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Pohatu, Warren

Nga Tai Korero means 'the currents of speech', a reference to the Maori tradition of oral storytelling. In this colourful book, Warren Pohatu retells in simple form fourteen Maori stories and myths that have been passed down over centuries - including old favourites like 'Maui an ...

ISBN 9780143503330
Published 30 June 2008 by Penguin
Interest Age 4-12 years
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Wildefire

Wildefire (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Knight, Karsten

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After a killing for which she feels responsible, sixteen-year-old Ashline Wilde moves cross-country to a remote California boarding school, where she learns that she and others have special gifts that can help them save the world, but evil forces are at work to stop them.

ISBN 9781442421189
Published 1 December 2013 by Misc - United Book Distributor
Interest Age 13-19 years
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Prickly Rose
 

Prickly Rose (Hardback)

By Gill, Shelley; Illustrated by Love, Judy

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A rhyming story about a girl named Prickly Rose, who follows her ten-foot tall sister Sitka north, riding orcas, and reshaping Alaska's coasts and mountains.

ISBN 9781570913563
Published 1 January 2014 by Charlesbridge Publishing,U.S.
Interest Age 4-12 years
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