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We are the Rock!

We are the Rock!
   

In We are the Rock! we hear the stories of contemporary Niueans, as well as historical and legendary figures their struggles, impressions and achievements. They are Niuean taoga (treasures) and include: Tigilau Ness, Dene Halatau, Luisa Avaiki, Che Fu, Dr Vili Nosa, Dave Pakieto,... read full description below.

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ISBN 9781877484216
Barcode 9781877484216
Published 22 May 2012 by Little Island Press Ltd
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback, 2nd ed.
Author(s) By Riley, David
Photographs by Tamua, Evotia
Illustrated by Te Whata, Munro
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ISBN-13 9781877484216
ISBN-10 1877484210
Stock Available
Status In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Little Island Press Ltd
Imprint Little Island Press
Publication Date 22 May 2012
International Publication Date 31 May 2012
Publication Country New Zealand New Zealand
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback, 2nd ed.
Edition 2nd ed.
Author(s) By Riley, David
Photographs by Tamua, Evotia
Illustrated by Te Whata, Munro
Category Social Studies
Myths & Legends
Biography & Autobiography
NZ, Maori & Pasifika
Maori
Pasifika
Niue
New Zealand & Related
Number of Pages 112
Dimensions Width: 216mm
Height: 216mm
Spine: 8mm
Weight 250g
Interest Age 13+ years
Reading Age 13+ years
Library of Congress Niueans - New Zealand - Social conditions, Ethnology - Niue, Niue - Social life and customs, Niue - History
NBS Text Biography: General
ONIX Text Primary and secondary/elementary and high school;Young adult;General/trade
Dewey Code 305.8994840930922
Catalogue Code Not specified

Description of this Book

Young Adult / Teen non-fiction Niuean myths & legends Biographies / Historical biographies (most of the Niueans featured in the book are NZ based) x1 Recipe for a traditional Niuean dish English language In We are the Rock! we hear the stories of contemporary Niueans, as well as historical and legendary figures their struggles, impressions and achievements. They are Niuean taoga (treasures) and include: Tigilau Ness, Dene Halatau, Luisa Avaiki, Che Fu, Dr Vili Nosa, Dave Pakieto, Tutina Pasene, Sully Paea, Stephanie Tauevihi, Pero Cameron, John Pule, Foufou Susana Hukui, Frank Bunce, Dr Karaponi Okesene-Gafa, Dianna Fuemana, Young Vivian, Philip Fuemana, Paul Fuemana, Tyree Tautogia, Sir Robert Rex, Lino Lenisi, Shimpal Lelisi, Fao and Huanaki, Leveimatagi and Leveifualolo

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Author's Bio

David Riley is Head of Performing Arts and the Specialist Classroom Teacher at Tangaroa College in Otara South Auckland. He wrote this book to encourage his students - particularly young Pacific Island students - to read and to inspire them with stories they can relate to about sport, music, business, talent, luck and perseverance. Niuean-MAE ori illustrator Munro Te Whata and Auckland-based Samoan photographer Evotia Tamua bring the stories alive.

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