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            Protest!: Shaping Aotearoa
               

            Protest!: Shaping Aotearoa (Paperback)

            By Hager, Mandy

            • RRP: $40.00
            • $32.00
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            • Pub Date
              8 Jul 21

            A selected history of the protests in New Zealand that shape modern day Aotearoa, starting with the early 1800s, through to anti-nuclear and land rights. Mandy Hager looks at the background, the structure of the protest and how it affected attitudes. Includes a brief look at the ...Pacific Islands claims for independence.
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            ISBN 9780995117693
            Published NZ 8 Jul 2021
            Publisher OneTree House Ltd
            Interest Age 13+ years
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            Mophead Tu: The Queen's Poem
             

            Mophead Tu: The Queen's Poem (Hardback)

            Illustrated by Marsh, Selina Tusitala

            • RRP: $24.99
            • $21.24
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            In the sequel to the bestselling Mophead, Selina is invited to read a poem for the Queen in Westminster Abbey. Someone at work calls her a 'sellout'. What will she do?

            ISBN 9781869409449
            Published NZ 12 Nov 2020
            Publisher Auckland University Press
            Interest Age 7-9 years
            Series Mophead
            Availability
            999 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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            Ko Flit, te Tirairaka me te Mahere Matariki
              

            Ko Flit, te Tirairaka me te Mahere Matariki (Paperback)

            Illustrated by Quin, Kat; Translated by Papa, Pania

            • RRP: $19.99
            • $15.99
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            • Pub Date
              1 Jun 21

            Join Flit the fantail and his forest friends on a nighttime adventure, this time to capture a star shining brightly on the horizon. It is one of a cluster of nine stars and Flit is determined to explore! But when he gets lost, wise Ruru swoops down and Flit learns about Matariki ...stars and navigation.
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            ISBN 9781775436539
            Published NZ 1 Jun 2021
            Publisher Scholastic
            Interest Age 1-6 years
            Series Flit the Fantail
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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

            • RRP: $40.00
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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
            Availability
            612 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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            The Boys in the Waka Ama
             

            The Boys in the Waka Ama (Paperback)

            By Belcher, Angie; Illustrated by Tipuna, Debbie

            • RRP: $18.99
            • $14.24
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            "Tahi, rua, toru, wha! Hoea to waka! Meet the team of boys who are training hard for the big competition in this exciting story about waka ama racing!"--Publisher information.

            ISBN 9780143774297
            Published NZ 4 Feb 2020
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age 3-7 years
            Availability
            942 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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            Mophead: How Your Difference Makes a Difference
             

            Mophead: How Your Difference Makes a Difference (Hardback)

            By Tusitala Marsh, Selina

            • RRP: $24.99
            • $21.24
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            A moving graphic memoir of growing up Pasifika in New Zealand, written and illustrated by our fast-talking PI Poet Laureate, Selina Tusitala Marsh.

            ISBN 9781869408985
            Published NZ 10 Oct 2019
            Publisher Auckland University Press
            Interest Age 7-9 years
            Availability
            434 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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            Aotearoa: The New Zealand Story
             

            Aotearoa: The New Zealand Story (Hardback)

            By Bishop, Gavin

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            "Over a thousand years ago, the wind, sea currents and stars brought people to the islands that became known as Aotearoa, the land of the long white cloud. Navigate your way through this sumptuously illustrated story of New Zealand. Explore the defining moments of our history, ca...ptured by celebrated children's book creator Gavin Bishop, from the Big Bang right through to what might happen tomorrow. Discover Maori legends, layers of meaning and lesser-known facts"--Publisher information.
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            ISBN 9780143770350
            Published NZ 2 Oct 2017
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age Children
            Availability
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            Jelly-Boy

            Jelly-Boy (Hardback)

            By Godwin, Nicole; Illustrated by Nielsen, Christopher

            • RRP: $27.99
            • $22.39
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            An unconventional, every-kid picture book that has the potential to inspire the next generation of readers to protect our oceans.What happens when a jellyfish falls in love with a plastic bags she mistakes for a jelly-boy? Jelly-Boy is different. He is big and strong. And not as ...wobbly as the other Jelly-boys. By the time Jelly-Girl discovers the dangerous truth about her new friend, it may already be too late. This is an inventive approach to tackling a conservation issue that is plaguing our world: too much plastic in the ocean. Told in a kid-friendly and humorous way, this is a story with the potential to open up an important dialogue.
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            ISBN 9781760651237
            Published NZ 1 Feb 2020
            Publisher Walker Books Australia
            Interest Age 3-6 years
            Availability
            999 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
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            Celebrating Matariki: a Story from New Zealand
              

            Celebrating Matariki: a Story from New Zealand (Paperback)

            By Macgregor, Jill

            • RRP: $26.99
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            Tamarau and his friends share some ideas and activities to celebrate the season of Matariki in the classroom.

            ISBN 9780995119574
            Published NZ 25 Feb 2019
            Publisher Puriri Paddocks
            Interest Age 2-6 years
            Availability
            Showing available at publisher; usually ships 7-14 working days
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            The Little Kiwi and the Treaty
             

            The Little Kiwi and the Treaty (Paperback)

            By Robinson, Slade

            • RRP: $19.99
            • $15.99
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            • Temporarily out of stock

            Years ago a group of kiwi travelled to find a place to settle. Much later another group arrived and wanted to settle there too. Both wondered who these strangers were and they began to fight each other, until eventually they made a treaty and agreed to share and to live together.... Listening to Koro's story the little Kiwi learns about identity, family history, treaties and living alongside other groups. The Little Kiwi and the Treaty is a sequel to Weka's Waiata, Ruru's Hangi and The little Kiwi's Matariki, winner of the Best Picture Book at the 2016 New Zealand Book Awards for Children & Young Adults.
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            ISBN 9781927305485
            Published NZ 1 Oct 2018
            Publisher David Ling Publishing Limited
            Interest Age 2-6 years
            Availability
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