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Te Wahine Ahi: The Fire Woman

Te Wahine Ahi: The Fire Woman
 

Retells the traditional Maori tale of how Maui tricked the fire woman. Includes notes on Maori pronunciation. With the Maori text foremost then English on the other side of each double-page-spread, readers experience these Maori stories in the indigenous language of Aotearoa New ... read full description below.

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ISBN 9781869632236
Barcode 9781869632236
Published 18 October 2012 by Waiatarua
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Bacon, Ron
Illustrated by Smith, Manu
Edited by Berryman, Charles
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ISBN-13 9781869632236
ISBN-10 1869632230
Stock Out of stock
Status Availability and pricing is uncertain (no recent updates from publisher)
Publisher Waiatarua
Imprint Waiatarua Publishing
Publication Date 18 October 2012
International Publication Date 1 December 2010
Publication Country New Zealand New Zealand
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Bacon, Ron
Illustrated by Smith, Manu
Edited by Berryman, Charles
Category Fairy Tales, Fables & Traditional Stories
NZ, Maori & Pasifika
Maori
Pasifika
New Zealand & Related
Number of Pages Not specified
Dimensions Height: 240mm
Weight Not specified - defaults to 600g
Interest Age Children
Reading Age Children
NBS Text Children's Fiction
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Dewey Code 398.20993
Catalogue Code 323942

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Retells the traditional Maori tale of how Maui tricked the fire woman. Includes notes on Maori pronunciation. With the Maori text foremost then English on the other side of each double-page-spread, readers experience these Maori stories in the indigenous language of Aotearoa New Zealand . Twelve myths and legends are retold in a simple, poetic style, similar to a traditional verbal storyteller. Stunning illustrations capture the drama, melding the natural, human and mythical worlds. Ideal for parents wishing to learn Maori language with their children. A valuable classroom resource for all ages. Supports the te reo Maori curriculum Te whakatotanga - Levels 1 and 2: Beginning to use te reo Maori). Pronunciation guide included. Twelve titles in set - titles not available individually - Sold as set only - set ISBN 9781869633172.

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