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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 Children
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            Nga Aro-Takaro: 100 Maori Games Artefacts
              

            Nga Aro-Takaro: 100 Maori Games Artefacts (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Brown, Harko; Brown, Yves

            • RRP: $19.99
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            Aro-takaro are the 'face' of traditional Maori games. They are the iconic implements associated with indigenous games practices, rituals and protocols. A testament to their prolific ancient uses are the numerous games artefacts, vividly etched in millennia-old cave paintings, all... over Aotearoa/NZ. Aro-takaro were spiritually conceived from the environment by villagers and perfected as social and educational tools by tohunga, the intellectual giants of the day, known as Hohou-Rongo - revered games artisans and peace-makers. The Hohou-Rongo utilised aro-takaro as mechanisms for peace, enjoyment, social bonding and in education to make their tribespeople resilient and adaptive. Each of the 100 aro-takaro within this volume is illustrated, has a description of the materials it is made from and activities that it is synonymous with. The reader will immediately be able to visit their sacred forests, and with due reverence, identify resources with which to make aro-takaro. These artefacts are as diverse as parahirahi (games sandals) & pikipotae (peace headdresses), equipment for hakura & matamatarongo protocols ( peace dances) and ki (balls), pona (knots) and perepere (games pieces). Here then is a cultural resource which can link educationalists with some of the aro-takaro technologies, conservation practices and beliefs of our forebears.
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            ISBN 9780473468798
            Published NZ 21 Sep 2019
            Publisher NZ / SP Author Self Published
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Nanny Mihi and the Rainbow
              

            Nanny Mihi and the Rainbow (Paperback, 2nd New edition)

            By Drewery, Melanie; Illustrated by Duncan, Tracy

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            * Bright, new and evocative artwork for this much-loved book * First published in 2001, this is the bestselling title in the Nanny Mihi series * A delightful story about family and nature that will captivate children

            ISBN 9780947506650
            Published NZ 12 Nov 2019
            Publisher Oratia Media
            Interest Age 7-9 years
            Series Nanny Mihi
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            TE RATAKA a Tama Hungoingoi: Diary of A Wimpy Kid te reo Maori edition
             

            TE RATAKA a Tama Hungoingoi: Diary of A Wimpy Kid te reo Maori edition (Paperback)

            By Kinney, Jeff

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            "He kino ra te noho a te tamariki. Ko Greg Heffley tetahi e mohio pai ana ki tenei. Being a kid can really stink. And no one knows this better than Greg Heffley. In this brilliant translation of Jeff Kinney's bestselling Diary of a Wimpy Kid by Heni Jacob, twelve year old hero Ge...off Heffley is the Tama Hungoingoi (Wimpy Kid) of the title. He tells us all about his life in the original language of Aotearoa New Zealand, te reo Maori.A great book in any language, Te Rataka a Tama Hungoingoi is packed with laughter, gags, disasters, daydreams and plenty to keep young readers hooked until the very end"--Publisher information.
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            ISBN 9780143774266
            Published NZ 3 Sep 2019
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age Children
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            The Adventures of Tupaia
             

            The Adventures of Tupaia (Hardback)

            Illustrated by Tait, Mat; By Meredith, Courtney Sina

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            "The incredible story of Tupaia, Tahitian priest navigator, who sailed on board the Endeavour with Captain Cook on his first voyage to Aotearoa. Follow Tupaia as he grows up in Ra'iatea, becoming a high-ranking 'arioi and master navigator. Join him as he meets up with Cook in Tah...iti and sails as part of the crew on the Endeavour across the Pacific to Aotearoa. Witness the encounters between tangata whenua and the crew as the ship sails around the coast, and discover the important role Tupaia plays as translator and cultural interpreter"--Back cover.
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            ISBN 9781988547145
            Published NZ 12 Sep 2019
            Publisher Allen & Unwin
            Interest Age Children
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            Maui's Taonga Tales: A Treasury of Stories from Aotearoa and the Pacific
             

            Maui's Taonga Tales: A Treasury of Stories from Aotearoa and the Pacific (Hardback)

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            JOIN MAUI AS HE SHARES STORIES FOR TAMARIKI BASED ON TAONGA FROM THE TE PAPA COLLECTION

            ISBN 9780995113626
            Published NZ 21 Nov 2019
            Publisher Te Papa Press
            Interest Age Children
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            Crafting Aotearoa: A Cultural History of Making in New Zealand and the Wider Moana Oceania
             

            Crafting Aotearoa: A Cultural History of Making in New Zealand and the Wider Moana Oceania (Hardback)

            Edited by Mahina-Tuai, Kolokesa; Skinner, Damian; Chitham, Karl

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            A major new history of craft that spans three centuries of making and thinking in Aotearoa New Zealand and the wider Moana (Pacific).

            ISBN 9780994136275
            Published NZ 7 Nov 2019
            Publisher Te Papa Press
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            Pakeha Settlements in a Maori World: New Zealand Archaeology 1769-1860
             

            Pakeha Settlements in a Maori World: New Zealand Archaeology 1769-1860 (Paperback)

            By Smith, Ian

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            Introducing general readers to New Zealand archaeology, Pakeha Settlements in a Maori World tells the story of the first European encounters with a new land. This is a fascinating approach to history through material culture, documenting a period of dramatic change in these South... Pacific islands.
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            ISBN 9780947492489
            Published NZ 1 Nov 2019
            Publisher Bridget Williams Books
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            A Maori Phrase a Day
             

            A Maori Phrase a Day (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Kelly, Hemi

            • RRP: $30.00
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            A Maori Phrase a Day offers a simple, fun and practical entry into the Maori language. Through its 365 phrases, you will learn the following- - Everyday uses - English translations - Factoids and memory devices - Handy word lists Presenting the most common, relevant and useful ph...rases today, A Maori Phrase a Day is the perfect way to continue your te reo journey!
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            ISBN 9780143773412
            Published NZ 7 Jan 2020
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Hoihoi Turituri
             

            Hoihoi Turituri (Board Book)

            By Bravi, Soledad

            • RRP: $24.99
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            A te reo Maori edition of the top-selling The Noisy Book With over 100 pages, this unique boardbook is full of bright, bold illustrations and lots of noises to make-it's perfect to share with a baby or toddler."A sturdy, fat, little board book, just the right size for the tiny fi...ngers of pre-readers. They can also join in the satisfying and quirky noises." Best Books for Kids 2010, Dominion Post (NZ)"This celebration of sound is epic in its scope and delightful in its execution... lever and raucous fun." starred review, Publishers Weekly (US)"With a catalog of over 50 animals and objects on 116 thinner-than-normal-but-still-sturdy pages (probably the longest board book on record), this offering gives youngsters plenty to chatter about." Kirkus Reviews (US)
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            ISBN 9781776572625
            Published NZ 1 Dec 2019
            Publisher Gecko Press
            Interest Age 2-8 years
            Language (Maori)
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