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            Show Day A Story from the Island of Niue
             

            Show Day A Story from the Island of Niue (Paperback)

            Illustrated by Macgregor, Jill

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            Livisia, who lives in the village of Alofi South on the island of Niue, describes how her village hosts Show Day, a day of celebrations for the whole island. Includes some Niuean words and a glossary.

            ISBN 9780473313708
            Published NZ 13 Feb 2015
            Publisher Puriri Paddocks
            Interest Age Children
            Series Children of the Pacific
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            Haka
             

            Haka (Trade Paperback / Paperback, English edition of Whiti Te Ra)

            By Grace, Patricia

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            Ngati Toa chief Te Rauparaha is pursued by his enemies and fears for his life. At Lake Rotoaira, he is hidden in a kumara pit, and Te Rangikoaea, a woman of great power, sits in front of its entrance. As he hears his enemies, Te Rauparaha whispers in the dark Will I die?' Will I ...live? , but his enemies cannot find him, and he climbs back to the sunlight.
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            ISBN 9781775502074
            Published NZ 27 Sep 2015
            Publisher Huia Publishers
            Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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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 Children
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            Billy's Weekend
             

            Billy's Weekend (Paperback)

            Illustrated by Macgregor, Jill

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            Billy, who lives on the island of Ovalau in Fiji, describes some of the things he does on the weekend. Includes some Fijian words, and a glossary.

            ISBN 9780473257392
            Published NZ 1 Sep 2013
            Publisher Puriri Paddocks
            Interest Age Children
            Series Children of the Pacific
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            Taka ki ro Wai: He Korero Purakau mo Tetahi Hoiho
             

            Taka ki ro Wai: He Korero Purakau mo Tetahi Hoiho (Paperback)

            By Kaa, Keri; Illustrated by Page, Martin D.

            • RRP: $44.99
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            New Zealand Post Book Awards 2014 Maori Language Award winner. "A true story about the birth of a foal, set in the small rural community of Rangitukia, on the East Cape of the East Coast, in the North Island of Aotearoa/New Zealand. Reflecting rural Maori life, the story is an ob...servation of the cooperation between animals, and contemplates the magical and the miracle in nature
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            ISBN 9780473184063
            Published NZ 1 Jan 2013
            Publisher Misc - South Pacific Books
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            Language (Maori)
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            Whiti Te Ra!
             

            Whiti Te Ra! (Paperback, Maori edition of Haka)

            By Grace, Patricia

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            This is the story of the great Ngati Toa chief Te Rauparaha and how he came to compose the haka 'Ka Mate, Ka Mate'.

            ISBN 9781775502098
            Published NZ 28 Sep 2015
            Publisher Huia Publishers
            Interest Age Children / Young Adults
            Language (Maori)
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            Kite Festival
             

            Kite Festival (Paperback)

            Illustrated by Macgregor, Jill

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            Mauriora and Tahu make a traditional manu taratahi kite, and fly it at the Otaki kite festival.

            ISBN 9780994132833
            Published NZ 1 Feb 2016
            Publisher Puriri Paddocks
            Interest Age Children
            Series Children of the Pacific
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            Gospel Day
             

            Gospel Day (Paperback)

            Illustrated by Macgregor, Jill

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            Mana describes his life on Aitutaki and community preparations for celebrating Gospel Day, when church groups join together to sing hymns, and perform dramas and dance.

            ISBN 9780994132826
            Published NZ 1 Feb 2016
            Publisher Puriri Paddocks
            Interest Age Children
            Series Children of the Pacific
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            Toakase's Tapa A Story from the Islands of Tonga
              

            Toakase's Tapa A Story from the Islands of Tonga (Paperback)

            Illustrated by Macgregor, Jill

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            Toakase's mother helps her make a special tapa cloth for her brother who is moving to Auckland.

            ISBN 9780473313715
            Published NZ 16 Feb 2015
            Publisher Puriri Paddocks
            Interest Age Children
            Series Children of the Pacific
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            The Walking Tree
             

            The Walking Tree (Paperback)

            Illustrated by Macgregor, Jill

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            Florence lives on a small island called Nguna and she describes the many uses of the pandanus tree in daily life in Vanuatu. Includes some words in Bislama.

            ISBN 9780473313692
            Published NZ 15 Feb 2015
            Publisher Puriri Paddocks
            Interest Age Children
            Series Children of the Pacific
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