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              Ko Mauao te Maunga: Legend of Mauao
                

              Ko Mauao te Maunga: Legend of Mauao (Hardback)

              By McCauley, Debbie; Illustrated by Tipuna, Debbie; Translated by Waaka, Tamati; Designed by Elworthy, Sarah

              • $35.99

              This bilingual children's picture book in English and Te Reo Maori retells the traditional Legend of Mauao and includes a glossary and pronunciation guide, Mauao facts, a Mauao timeline, important places on Mauao, oral traditions and activities for children. There is also a big b ...

              ISBN 9780473297060
              Published 15 June 2018 by Mauao Publishing
              Interest Age 5-12 years
              Language (English and Maori)
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              In the Beginning
               

              In the Beginning (Paperback, New title)

              By Gossage, Peter

              • RRP: $17.99
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              A retelling of the Maori creation legend Bold desgin and brief text introduce the story of the children of Rangi and Papa as they try to separate their parents and bring light to the world.

              ISBN 9781869437626
              Published 22 May 2006 by Scholastic
              Interest Age 3-6 years
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              How Maui Found His Father and the Magic Jawbone
               

              How Maui Found His Father and the Magic Jawbone (Trade Paperback / Paperback, 2nd edition)

              By Gossage, Peter

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              Maui wonders where his mother goes each evening. One night he follows her and finds she visits his father, and the family is reunited. Maui then meets his grandfather, and secures his jawbone, which has magical properties. Suggested level: junior, primary.

              ISBN 9780143505198
              Published 30 November 2011 by Penguin
              Interest Age Children
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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

              • RRP: $27.99
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              A retelling of traditional Maori myths and legends.

              ISBN 9781775435235
              Published 1 February 2018 by Scholastic
              Interest Age Children
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              Home of the Winds
                 

              Home of the Winds (Hardback)

              By Bacon, Ron; Jahnke, Robert

              • RRP: $26.99
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              The Home of the Winds describes and illustrates the building and fortification of a pa on a site chosen for its defensibility. The ancient lore of the Maori people, their beliefs and skills, their affinity with nature are revealed in an authentic tale of pre-European days.

              ISBN 9780859533027
              Published 1 January 2001 by Child's Play International
              Interest Age 6-12 years
              Series Child's Play Library
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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 30 November 2011 by Penguin
              Interest Age Children
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              Counting The Stars
               

              Counting The Stars (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              Illustrated by Bishop, Gavin

              • RRP: $19.99
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              A sequel to Taming the Sun and Riding the Waves, Gavin Bishop's latest stunning book contains four more Maori myths, including two well-known legends (Ranginui and Papatuanuku and Hinemoa and Tutanekai) and two less well-known legends (The battle of the birds and Kae and the whal ...

              ISBN 9781775530176
              Published 28 September 2012 by Random House
              Interest Age 2-6 years
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              How Maui Slowed the Sun
               

              How Maui Slowed the Sun (Trade Paperback / 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 28 November 2011 by Penguin
              Interest Age Children
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              Fish of Our Fathers
                 

              Fish of Our Fathers (Hardback)

              By Bacon, Ron; Jahnke, Robert

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              This is the story of the oldest tohunga who promised the people he would build for them a canoe worthy of the name Te Ika-a-matua, the Fish of our Fathers.

              ISBN 9780859533010
              Published 1 September 1986 by Child's Play International
              Interest Age 6-12 years
              Series Child's Play Library
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              How Maui Found His Mother
               

              How Maui Found His Mother (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Gossage, Peter

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              Retells the story of how Maui's mother relinquishes her baby to the sea, thinking he has died. As a young man he seeks her out and is reunited with her. Suggested level: junior, primary.

              ISBN 9780143505204
              Published 30 November 2011 by Penguin
              Interest Age Children
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