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              Te Manu the Tekoteko
                

              Te Manu the Tekoteko (Paperback, New title)

              By Bacon, Ron; Illustrated by Smith, Manu

              • RRP: $11.99
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              ISBN 9780909047092
              Published NZ 1 Jan 1995
              Publisher Waiatarua
              Interest Age 2-6 years
              Series Waiatarua Myths Set I
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              Battle of the Mountains
               

              Battle of the Mountains (Paperback)

              By Gossage, Peter

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              A retelling of a Maori legend that describes how Taranaki banished Mounts Taranaki, Tauhara and Putauaki when they tried to steal his wife, Pihanga. Suggested level: junior, primary.

              ISBN 9780143505631
              Published NZ 21 Nov 2012
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age Children
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              The Fish of Maui
               

              The Fish of Maui (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Gossage, Peter

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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.

              ISBN 9780143505174
              Published NZ 30 Nov 2011
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age Children
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              The Seven Stars of Matariki
               

              The Seven Stars of Matariki (Paperback)

              By Rolleston-Cummins, Toni; Illustrated by Slade Robinson, Nikki

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              This is a contemporary myth of love, magic, and adventure that tells the story of how Matariki/the Pleiades star cluster came into being. Recommended for ages 5-9.

              ISBN 9781869693275
              Published NZ 6 Jun 2008
              Publisher Huia Publishers
              Interest Age 5-9 years
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              How Maui Found the Secret of Fire
               

              How Maui Found the Secret of Fire (Paperback)

              By Gossage, Peter

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              On a mission to discover how fire is made, Maui visits his Aunty Mahuika. Each time he is given a flame he tells her he has lost it, until he eventually has lost all but one of her flames. In a rage she flings her last flame into a kaikomako tree. Maui takes a piece of hard mahoe... wood and rubs it against a branch of the tree, bringing fire for eternity to his people. Suggested level: junior, primary.
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              ISBN 9780143505648
              Published NZ 21 Nov 2012
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age Children
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              How Maui Slowed the Sun
               

              How Maui Slowed the Sun (Paperback, 3rd edition)

              By Gossage, Peter

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              The days seem to pass at a rate too fast to accomplish all his chores. Maui sets out to capture the sun, succeeds, and lengthens the hours of daylight. Suggested level: junior, primary.

              ISBN 9780143505181
              Published NZ 28 Nov 2011
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age Children
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              Mixed Up Fairy Tales: Split-Page Book

              Mixed Up Fairy Tales: Split-Page Book (Paperback, New title)

              By Robinson, Hilary; Illustrated by Sharratt, Nick

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              What would happen if Goldilocks had two horrid stepsisters and fell asleep for a hundred years? Would she be woken by a hungry wolf or Little Red Riding Hood's Granny? This book allows the reader to mix and match different combinations of fairy tales with hilarious results.

              ISBN 9780340875582
              Released NZ 15 Sep 2005
              Publisher Hachette Children's Books
              Interest Age 0-5 years
              Series Mixed Up
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              How Maui Defied the Goddess of Death
               

              How Maui Defied the Goddess of Death (Paperback)

              By Gossage, Peter

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              The story of how Maui wonders what it would be like to live forever. He enters the Goddess of Death and discovers stars, heavens and the gods. Missing his people, he is sent home by the highest goddess, Rehua, who gives him the special gift of being able to transform himself. Sug...gested level: junior, primary.
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              ISBN 9780143505624
              Published NZ 21 Nov 2012
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age Children
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              Danny the Dragon
               

              Danny the Dragon (Hardback)

              By Punter, Russell; Illustrated by Cottrill, Peter

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              Danny the dragon gets on well with the local villagers. He lights their fires, cooks their food and is liked by all. But when a traveling salesman arrives at the market offering magic fire sticks, it looks like Danny could soon be out of a job.

              ISBN 9780746096574
              Released NZ 12 Dec 2008
              Publisher Usborne Publishing Ltd
              Interest Age 5-8 years
              Series 2.3 First Reading Level Three (Red)
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              Myths and Legends of Aotearoa: 15 timeless tales of New Zealand
               

              Myths and Legends of Aotearoa: 15 timeless tales of New Zealand (Hardback, New edition)

              By Ake, Annie Rae Te Ake

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              A retelling of traditional Maori myths and legends.

              ISBN 9781775435235
              Published NZ 1 Feb 2018
              Publisher Scholastic
              Interest Age Children
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