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              Maui and Other Maori Legends: 8 Classic Tales of Aotearoa
               

              Maui and Other Maori Legends: 8 Classic Tales of Aotearoa (Hardback)

              By Gossage, Peter

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              A beautiful collection of artist Peter Gossage's beloved Maori myths, in one stunning volume. Peter Gossage's memorable retellings of Maori oral myths have captivated the children of New Zealand for generations. Their dramatic and distinctive illustrations with minimal yet evo...cative language form a powerful combination, and each has earned its place among the beloved classics of our literature. These are exciting, magical tales of adventure and intrigue. Several feature the remarkable culture hero Maui - the quick-witted and the trickster - whose exploits include slowing the sun in its course across the sky, fishing up the North Island/Te Ika a Maui, discovering the secret of fire and his attempt to trick the goddess of death and become immortal. Maui and Other Legends contains eight essential legends. In this volume you will find timeless favourites such as How Maui Found his Mother, Battle of the Mountains, Pania of the Reef and many more. The treasury includes: How Maui Found his Mother How Maui Found his Father and the Magic Jawbone The Fish of Maui How Maui Slowed the Sun How Maui Found the Secret of Fire How Maui Defied the Goddess of Death Battle of the Mountains Pania of the Reef
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              ISBN 9780143309291
              Published NZ 3 Oct 2016
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age 5-8 years
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              Make Me Smile
                

              Make Me Smile (Paperback)

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              Smiles and giggles are the best things ever and for one little elephant, there are lots and lots. Come and enjoy all the giggly fun in this adorable storybook and maybe you'll have a smile, too!

              ISBN 9781789056631
              Released NZ 1 Apr 2019
              Publisher Bonnier Books Ltd
              Interest Age 5-8 years
              Series Picture Flats
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              Charlotte's Web

              Charlotte's Web (Paperback)

              By White, E. B.; Illustrated by Williams, Garth

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              Fern is a little girl who loved a little pig named Wilbur and of Wilbur's dear friend, Charlotte A Cavatica, a beautiful large grey spider. With the unlikely help of Templeton the rat, and a wonderfully clever plan of her own, Charlotte saves the life of Wilbur, who by this time ...has grown up to be quite a pig.
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              ISBN 9780141354828
              Released NZ 22 Oct 2014
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age 9-11 years
              Series A puffin book
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              Wildlife of Aotearoa
               

              Wildlife of Aotearoa (Hardback)

              By Bishop, Gavin

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              "Long before waka touched Aotearoa's shores, the land of the long white cloud was home to an array of creatures uniquely adapted to its environments and protected by its isolation. Encounter New Zealand's incredible wildlife in this spectacular visual exploration. Journey through... ocean, sky and land to meet a marvellous range of organisms. Discover fascinating facts, and learn how we influence the survival of our living treasures"--Publisher information.
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              ISBN 9780143772514
              Published NZ 1 Oct 2019
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age 5-12 years
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              The Explorer

              The Explorer (Paperback)

              By Rundell, Katherine; Illustrated by Horn, Hannah

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              From his seat in the tiny aeroplane, Fred watches as the mysteries of the Amazon jungle pass by below him. He has always dreamed of becoming an explorer, of making history and of reading his name amongst the lists of great discoveries. If only he could land and look about him. As... the plane crashes into the canopy, Fred is suddenly left without a choice. He and the three other children may be alive, but the jungle is a vast, untamed place. With no hope of rescue, the chance of getting home feels impossibly small. Except, it seems, someone has been there before them ...
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              ISBN 9781408882191
              Released NZ 1 Jul 2018
              Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
              Interest Age Children
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              How Maui Slowed the Sun: Tales of Aotearoa 2
               

              How Maui Slowed the Sun: Tales of Aotearoa 2 (Paperback)

              By Bixley, Donovan

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              Donovan Bixley re-tells the story of how Maui slowed the journey of the sun through the sky each day! The traditional tale but with Donovan's unique twist and trademark humour.

              ISBN 9781988516202
              Published NZ 12 Sep 2019
              Publisher Upstart Press Ltd
              Interest Age 5-8 years
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              The Goldfish Boy
               

              The Goldfish Boy (Paperback)

              By Thompson, Lisa

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              Matthew is trapped in his bedroom by crippling OCD and spends most of his time staring out of his window as the inhabitants of Chestnut Close go about their lives. Until the day he is the last person to see his next door neighbour's toddler, Teddy, before he goes missing. Matthew... must turn detective and unravel the mystery of Teddy's disappearance.
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              ISBN 9781407170992
              Released NZ 1 Sep 2017
              Publisher Scholastic
              Interest Age 9-11 years
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              The Running Dream
               

              The Running Dream (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Van Draanen, Wendelin

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              Jessica thinks her life is over when she loses a leg in a car accident. She's not comforted by the news that she'll be able to walk with the help of a prosthetic leg. As she struggles to cope with crutches and a first cyborg-like prosthetic, Jessica feels oddly both in the spotli...ght and invisible.
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              ISBN 9780375866289
              Released NZ 20 Mar 2012
              Publisher Random House
              Interest Age Children
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              Ghost, Volume 1
               

              Ghost, Volume 1 (Trade Paperback / Paperback, Reprint ed.)

              By Reynolds, Jason

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              Ghost wants to be the fastest sprinter on his elite middle-school track team, but his past is slowing him down in this electrifying novelNa National Book Award Finalist for Young People's Literature and first in a brand-new series.

              ISBN 9781481450164
              Released NZ 29 Aug 2017
              Publisher Atheneum
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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              There's a Tui in our Teapot
               

              There's a Tui in our Teapot (Hardback)

              By McMillan, Dawn; Illustrated by Slade Robinson, Nikki

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              * First collaboration by two of NZ's top children's book creators * Irresistible rhymes and flamboyant drawings will captivate * Bilingual English and Maori, in classy hardback

              ISBN 9780947506476
              Published NZ 16 Oct 2018
              Publisher Oratia Media
              Interest Age 7-9 years
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