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Kelea's Clothes

Kelea's Clothes
 

Kelea, who lives in Tonga, describes some of the special clothes she wears for different occasions, including the ta'ovala and kiekie. Contains some Tongan words and glossary. Suggested level: primary.

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ISBN 9780473219208
Barcode 9780473219208
Published 20 September 2012 by Puriri Paddocks
Format Paperback
Author(s) Illustrated by Macgregor, Jill
Series Children of the Pacific
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ISBN-13 9780473219208
ISBN-10 0473219204
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Status Showing available at publisher; usually ships 7-14 working days
Publisher Puriri Paddocks
Imprint Puriri Paddocks
Publication Date 20 September 2012
International Publication Date 1 October 2012
Publication Country New Zealand New Zealand
Format Paperback
Author(s) Illustrated by Macgregor, Jill
Series Children of the Pacific
Category General Picture Books
Geography
Culture & Customs
NZ, Maori & Pasifika
Pasifika
Tonga
New Zealand & Related
Number of Pages 24
Dimensions Width: 210mm
Height: 265mm
Weight Not specified - defaults to 600g
Interest Age Children
Reading Age Children
NBS Text Picture Books
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Dewey Code 391.0099612
Catalogue Code Not specified

Description of this Book

A title from the beautifully produced series "Children of the Pacific". This is a story from Tonga. Kelea has many different clothes which she wears on special occasions. Kelea helps Aunty Teisa make a necklace for her dance costume.
Other titles in ther series are

A Nest of Pigs : A Story from the Cook Islands
ISBN: 9780473219215
Wrapping It Up : A Story from the Islands of Samoa
ISBN: 9780473219192
Tareimas Stringg : A Story from the Islands of Kiribati
ISBN: 9780473219185

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Author's Bio

Jill lives on the Kapiti Coast where she was a school teacher for many years. She spent two years as a VSA teacher in Tonga in the 1990s. Since then Jill has travelled throughout the Pacific experiencing village life and joining in the numerous cultura...

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