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The Astromancer: The Rising of Matariki

The Astromancer: The Rising of Matariki (Hardback)

By Ihimaera, Witi

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Also available in Te Reo Maori as Te Kokorangi ISBN 9780143778271. A lively story with stunning illustrations that reveals the tradition of Matariki. The Astromancer is looking for four new apprentices to learn about Matariki and the Maramataka calendar. She chooses three boys a...nd an orphan girl, Aria, who will come only if she can bring her smelly dog. Aria, though, is bored by the lessons, and she doesn't want to be told what to do. But these are dangerous times, and Ruatapu the Ravenous is about to threaten the safety of the whole tribe. Will Aria step up to save them?
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ISBN 9780143776154
Published NZ 17 May 2022
Publisher Penguin
Format Hardback
580 In-stock at supplier; ships 7-14 working days

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ISBN-13 9780143776154
Stock Available
Status In-stock at supplier; ships 7-14 working days
Publisher Penguin
Imprint Puffin
Published 17 May 2022
Publication Country New Zealand New Zealand
Format Hardback
Author(s) By Ihimaera, Witi
Category Fiction (Child / Teen)
Fairy Tales, Fables & Traditional Stories
Historical Fiction
Picture Storybooks
NZ, Maori & Pasifika
Number of Pages 64
Dimensions Width: 217mm
Height: 257mm
Spine: 13mm
Dewey Code Not specified
Weight 517g
Interest Age 5-12 years
Reading Age 5-12 years
NBS Text Picture Books
ONIX Text Children/juvenile