Books » Age » 6-12 years
By Bacon, Ron; Jahnke, Robert
This is the story of the oldest tohunga who promised the people he would build for them a canoe worthy of the name Te Ika-a-matua, the Fish of our Fathers.
Add to Basket
When the people of a Maori kainga decide that they need a meeting house built on their spacious marae, the oldest tohunga sees to it that a house of wonder is made for them.
The Home of the Winds describes and illustrates the building and fortification of a pa on a site chosen for its defensibility. The ancient lore of the Maori people, their beliefs and skills, their affinity with nature are revealed in an authentic tale of pre-European days.
Subscribe now to be the first to hear about specials and upcoming releases.
Copyright © 2019 Wheelers Books
· All rights reserved