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              Atua: Maori Gods and Heroes
               

              Atua: Maori Gods and Heroes (Hardback)

              By Bishop, Gavin

              • RRP: $40.00
              • $30.00
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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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              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
              Availability
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              The New Zealand Wars
               

              The New Zealand Wars (Paperback)

              By Wright, Matthew

              • RRP: $29.99
              • $26.99
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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
              Availability
              17 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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              Koro
               

              Koro (Board Book)

              Illustrated by Bishop, Gavin

              • RRP: $17.99
              • $14.39
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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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              My Kiwi Christmas
               

              My Kiwi Christmas (Board Book)

              By Bixley, Donovan

              • RRP: $16.99
              • $12.74
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              It's Christmas time! Let's create some Christmas cheer with Donovan Bixley's My Kiwi Christmas. Learn and practice in both English and te reo Maori with this vibrant board book from award-winning author/illustrator Donovan Bixley.

              ISBN 9781869714581
              Published NZ 14 Sep 2021
              Publisher Hachette
              Interest Age 2-6 years
              Series My First Board Book
              Language (English & Te Reo Maori)
              Availability
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              The Greatest Haka Festival on Earth
               

              The Greatest Haka Festival on Earth (Paperback)

              By Tahau-Hodges, Pania

              • RRP: $22.00
              • $17.60
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              It's national kapa haka competition time again, and this Maori performing arts festival is a big event! It needs planning, tactics and dedication - and that's just for the people watching! Nan's a hardcore kapa haka follower, and she shows her mokopuna all the tricks to get the b...est seats, find the choicest paua and whitebait fritters, hunt out the coolest poi, pounamu and glittery moko, and meet the star performers. And all along, Nan's keeping a big secret that's only revealed when the star performer does Nan's amazing signature poi move - and her group wins the competition.
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              ISBN 9781775506164
              Published NZ 1 Oct 2021
              Publisher Huia Publishers
              Interest Age 5-8 years
              Availability
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              Falling into Rarohenga
               

              Falling into Rarohenga (Paperback)

              By Matuku, Steph

              • RRP: $30.00
              • $24.00
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              Sixteen-year-old Tui is fed up with twin brother Kae who has been off the rails since mum and dad split up. When their father kidnaps their mother, the pair are unexpectedly dragged into the drama. Pulled through a portal to Rarohenga, the Underworld, their quest to save their mo...ther begins. But strange forces and threaten their journey.
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              ISBN 9781775506232
              Published NZ 15 Jul 2021
              Publisher Huia Publishers
              Interest Age 13+ years
              Availability
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              Mokopuna Matatini: 2021
               

              Mokopuna Matatini: 2021 (Paperback)

              By Tahau-Hodges, Pania

              • RRP: $22.00
              • $17.60
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              It's national kapa haka competition time again, and this Maori performing arts festival is a big event! It needs planning, tactics and dedication - and that's just for the people watching! Nan's a hardcore kapa haka follower, and she shows her mokopuna all the tricks to get the b...est seats, find the choicest paua and whitebait fritters, hunt out the coolest poi, pounamu and glittery moko, and meet the star performers. And all along, Nan's keeping a big secret that's only revealed when the star performer does Nan's amazing signature poi move - and her group wins the competition.
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              ISBN 9781775506195
              Published NZ 30 Sep 2021
              Publisher Huia Publishers
              Interest Age 7-9 years
              Language (Te Reo Maori)
              Availability
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              Remarkable Animal Stories from New Zealand and Australia
               

              Remarkable Animal Stories from New Zealand and Australia (Paperback)

              By Gill, Maria

              • RRP: $24.99
              • $19.49
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              Charisma the double Olympic champion horse, Moko the playful dolphin, Migaloo the white whale, and Einstein the hugging camel are just some of the wonderful Australasian animals featured in this fascinating, informative book.

              ISBN 9781775436454
              Published NZ 1 Aug 2021
              Publisher Scholastic New Zealand Limited
              Interest Age 7-9 years
              Availability
              999 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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              Batkiwi
               

              Batkiwi (Paperback)

              By Isobel Joy, Te Aho-White; Illustrated by Te Aho-White, Isobel Joy

              • RRP: $19.99
              • $15.59
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              Te Reo edition - KO PEKAKIWI ISBN 9781775437390

              ISBN 9781775437116
              Published NZ 1 Jul 2021
              Publisher Scholastic New Zealand Limited
              Interest Age 3-5 years
              Availability
              999 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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