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            This area features titles by New Zealand, Australian or Pasifika authors or publishers. It also contains titles from around the world with a uniquely New Zealand, Australian and Pasifika perspective. This in-depth coverage includes material supplied by mainstream publishers, small specialist/niche publishers and self-published authors.

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            The Porangi Boy
             

            The Porangi Boy (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Kino, Shilo

            • RRP: $25.00
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            Twelve-year-old Niko lives in a small, rural town. The government want to build a prison over the home of a taniwha. Niko's grandfather is busy protesting, but when he dies, it's up to Niko to convince the community that the taniwha is real and stop the prison from being built.

            ISBN 9781775503996
            Published NZ 30 Jul 2020
            Publisher Huia Publishers
            Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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            Protest!: Shaping Aotearoa
              

            Protest!: Shaping Aotearoa (Paperback)

            By Hager, Mandy

            • RRP: $40.00
            • $32.00
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            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 12 Aug 2021
            Publisher OneTree House Ltd
            Interest Age 13+ years
            Availability
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            Atua: Maori Gods and Heroes
             

            Atua: Maori Gods and Heroes (Hardback)

            By Bishop, Gavin

            • RRP: $40.00
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            Gavin Bishop's stunning, once-in-a-generation compendium introduces readers to the pantheon of Maori gods, demigods and heroes, and explores Aotearoa's most exciting legends from the Creation to the Migration. Meet the gods, demigods and heroes of the Maori people of Aotearoa in ...this breathtaking, large-scale illustrated book for children. Before the beginning there was nothing. No sound, no air, no colour - nothing. TE KORE, NOTHING. No one knows how long this nothing lasted because there was no time. However, in this great nothing there was a sense of waiting. Something was about to happen. Meet the gods, demigods and heroes of the Maori world, and explore Aotearoa's exciting legends from the Creation to the Migration. Fascinating, beautiful and informative, this once-in-a-generation compendium deserves a place on every bookshelf.
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            ISBN 9780143775690
            Published NZ 31 Aug 2021
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age 5-12 years
            Availability
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            Maori at Work
             

            Maori at Work (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Morrison, Scotty

            • RRP: $35.00
            • $26.25
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            "A simple, practical and engaging guide to using the Maori language in and around your workplace. Maori at Work offers phrases and tips for greetings and welcoming people, emails and letters, speeches and social media, with specific chapters on the office, construction and roadwo...rks, retail, hospitality, broadcasting and teaching"--Publisher information.
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            ISBN 9780143773344
            Published NZ 3 Sep 2019
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Kia Kaha: A Storybook of Maori Who Changed the World
             

            Kia Kaha: A Storybook of Maori Who Changed the World (Hardback)

            By Morrison, Stacey; Sherlock, Jeremy

            • RRP: $45.00
            • $33.75
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            A powerful illustrated storybook for the tamariki and rangatahi of Aotearoa New Zealand celebrating Maoritanga! KIA KAHA is a collection of true stories about amazing Maori who have achieved incredible things. Each of them blazed a trail in their own way, and this pukapuka was wr...itten to show that with your kura huna, your special gifts, YOU can make a difference too. Written by Stacey Morrison and Jeremy Sherlock, and featuring fabulous illustrations by Akoni Pakinga, Haylee Ngaroma, Isobel Joy Te Aho-White, Jess Thompson aka Maori Mermaid, Josh Morgan, Kurawaka Productions, Miriama Grace-Smith, Ngaumutane Jones aka Ms Meemo, Reweti Arapete, Taupuruariki Whakataka-Brightwell, Xoe Hall and Zak Waipara, KIA KAHA is a very special book for the young people of Aotearoa. Featuring people and groups both historic and contemporary, who have achieved great things from land marches and language revival to hip hop and contemporary Maori fashion design, this pukapuka will fill readers of all ages, and from all walks of life, with aroha, whanaungatanga and hope for our future. Kia kaha - be strong, go hard!
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            ISBN 9780143776437
            Published NZ 28 Sep 2021
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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            The New Zealand Wars
             

            The New Zealand Wars (Paperback)

            By Wright, Matthew

            • RRP: $29.99
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            * The most concise, grounded guide to the New Zealand wars * Written by well-respected historian and author of over 60 books * Fifth title in The NZ Series, for a general readership, and tailored to new NZ history curriculum

            ISBN 9780947506933
            Published NZ 7 Jul 2021
            Publisher Oratia Media
            Interest Age 13+ years
            Series The NZ Series
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            Charlie Tangaroa and the Creature from the Sea
             

            Charlie Tangaroa and the Creature from the Sea (Paperback)

            By Roxborogh, T. K.

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            A one-legged boy stands up against a warring family of Maori gods to save the world.

            ISBN 9781775503972
            Published NZ 29 Sep 2020
            Publisher Huia Publishers
            Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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            Cuz
             

            Cuz (Paperback)

            By Laarse, Liz van der

            • RRP: $22.00
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            River is offered a trip on his uncle's trawler. His cousin Huia is annoying, always going on about Maoritanga. When an accident leaves them stranded on the coast of Fiordland, they must work together to save themselves. Cuz is like a NZ Hatchet - David Riley

            ISBN 9780473421885
            Published NZ 8 Mar 2018
            Publisher OneTree House Ltd
            Interest Age Children / Young Adults
            Availability
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            The Last Guests
             

            The Last Guests (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Pomare, J. P.

            • RRP: $34.99
            • $26.24
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            What do you do when you think no one is watching? Lina and Cain are doing their best to stay afloat. Money has been tight since Cain returned from active duty, and starting a family is proving harder than they thought. Putting Lina's inherited lakehouse on Airbnb seems like the s...olution to at least one of their problems. The secluded house is more of a burden than a retreat, anyway, and fixing up the old place makes Cain feel useful for once. But letting strangers stay in their house might not be the best idea. Someone is watching - their most mundane tasks, their most intimate moments - and what they see will change everything. A riveting psychological thriller from the bestselling author of Call Me Evie. PRAISE FOR J.P. POMARE 'There's no doubt about it: Pomare is a master of the carefully constructed, impeccably paced psycho-thriller' The Australian 'Keep Pomare on your radar' Kirkus Reviews 'One of the most exciting literary thriller authors to come out of the country' The Saturday Paper 'One of our freshest talents' NZ Listener
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            ISBN 9781869718183
            Published NZ 28 Jul 2021
            Publisher Hachette
            Interest Age General Audience
            Availability
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            Koro
             

            Koro (Board Book)

            Illustrated by Bishop, Gavin

            • RRP: $17.99
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            A day with grandad showing in simple, beautiful images the bond between grandfather and child: a small hand in a big one, big gumboots and little, kai, korero and a snooze to finish Koro is a warm and universal board book in te reo Maori about a day with grandad. The bond between... grandfather and child is shown through big, beautiful images and simple Maori text. The child and their koro explore the day - they go for a walk, collect food from the garden, eat, tell stories, and snuggle up for a rest to finish.
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            ISBN 9781776574018
            Published NZ 8 Sep 2021
            Publisher Gecko Press
            Interest Age 0-5 years
            Language (Te Reo Maori)
            Availability
            999 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 20-30 working days due to covid19 delays
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