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The Taniwha in our Backyard
 

The Taniwha in our Backyard (Paperback)

By Paterson, Malcolm
Illustrated by Bailey, Martin

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Tui, his cousin Jennifer and their whanau go to the south Kaipara to visit their Uncle Rua and Auntie Mina. Exploring the area down to Muriwai, they learn about moa, kauri, Maui dolphins, kaitiakitanga (stewardship), geology and more. In the telling of their stories, a previously... unknown taniwha (monster) takes centre stage! Mixing English and Maori (with some Malay words thrown in), established and newer ethnic groups, this new work in the Sharing Our Stories series connects children with the amazing environments and history around them,
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ISBN 9780947506469
Published NZ 16 Oct 2018
Publisher Oratia Media
Format Paperback
Series Sharing Our Stories (part: 3)
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ISBN-13 9780947506469
Stock Available
Status In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Oratia Media
Imprint Oratia Books
Published 16 Oct 2018
Publication Country New Zealand New Zealand
Format Paperback
Translated from Maori
Author(s) By Paterson, Malcolm
Illustrated by Bailey, Martin
Series Sharing Our Stories (part: 3)
Category Picture Storybooks
NZ, Maori & Pasifika
Maori
Pasifika
New Zealand & Related
Number of Pages 32
Dimensions Width: 208mm
Height: 284mm
Spine: 5mm
Dewey Code 823.3
Weight 150g
Interest Age 7-9 years
Reading Age 7-9 years
NBS Text Picture Books
ONIX Text Children/juvenile

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