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The Fish of Maui

The Fish of Maui
 

Retelling of a traditional legend of how Maui fished up the North Island of New Zealand (Te Ika a Maui) when he sneaks onto his brothers' canoe after they have refused to take him fishing. Suggested level: junior, primary.

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ISBN 9780143505174
Barcode 9780143505174
Published 30 November 2011 by Penguin
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
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Author(s) By Gossage, Peter
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ISBN-13 9780143505174
ISBN-10 0143505173
Stock Available
Status In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Penguin
Imprint Puffin
Publication Date 30 November 2011
International Publication Date 28 November 2011
Publication Country New Zealand New Zealand
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
Author(s) By Gossage, Peter
Category Fiction (Child / Teen)
Fairy Tales, Fables & Traditional Stories
NZ, Maori & Pasifika
Maori
Pasifika
New Zealand & Related
Number of Pages 32
Dimensions Width: 210mm
Height: 297mm
Spine: 2mm
Weight 165g
Interest Age Children
Reading Age Children
NBS Text Children's Fiction
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Dewey Code 398.20993
Catalogue Code 230041

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Retelling of a traditional legend of how Maui fished up the North Island of New Zealand (Te Ika a Maui) when he sneaks onto his brothers' canoe after they have refused to take him fishing. Suggested level: junior, primary.

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Author's Bio

Peter Gossage is the storyteller and illustrator of many published works, including myths such as Hinemoa and Tutanekai and Pania of the Reef. His distinctive artistic style is loved by adults and children alike, and his retelling of old and interesting myths is done in such a way that they are easily accessible to readers of many ages. Peter lives in Auckland.

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