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Castle in Our Back Yard the (English Edition)

Castle in Our Back Yard the (English Edition)
 

Tui and his cousin Jennifer are much too busy playing a video game to want to visit Maungakiekie/One Tree Hill. But then Nanny Marei tells them the mountain's got giants and fortresses, just like their game! Explore Maungakiekie with Tui and Jennifer as they travel back into its ... read full description below.

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ISBN 9781877514050
Barcode 9781877514050
Published 1 July 2010 by Oratia Media
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Paterson, Malcolm
Illustrated by Mulgrew, Leah
Availability In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days

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ISBN-13 9781877514050
ISBN-10 1877514055
Stock Available
Status In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Oratia Media
Imprint Oratia Books
Publication Date 1 July 2010
Publication Country New Zealand New Zealand
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Paterson, Malcolm
Illustrated by Mulgrew, Leah
Category Picture Storybooks
NZ, Maori & Pasifika
Maori
New Zealand & Related
Number of Pages 32
Dimensions Width: 210mm
Height: 285mm
Weight 148g
Interest Age 2-6 years
Reading Age 2-6 years
NBS Text Picture Books
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Dewey Code Not specified
Catalogue Code 98572

Description of this Book

Tui and his cousin Jennifer are much too busy playing a video game to want to visit Maungakiekie/One Tree Hill. But then Nanny Marei tells them the mountain's got giants and fortresses, just like their game! Explore Maungakiekie with Tui and Jennifer as they travel back into its history - meeting the Goddess of Fire, Maori tribes, Chinese gardeners, Sir John Logan Campbell, and the tourists of today.

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Author's Bio

Malcolm Paterson belongs to Ngati Whatua of Tamaki and the Kaipara, and represents his iwi in heritage and environmental issues. He is a qualified medical doctor and holds an M.Sc. in environmental management. He has contributed to various publications; The Castle in our Backyard is his first book. Leah Mulgrew grew up in Karekare and studied painting at the Elam School of Fine Arts, University of Auckland. After graduating in 2003 with a B.FA., she has lived and exhibited in the United Kingdom and New Zealand.

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