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              Cousins
               

              Cousins (Paperback)

              By Grace, Patricia

              • RRP: $26.00
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              Now a feature film, this is the unforgettable story of three women's intersecting lives. Makareta is the chosen one - carrying her family's hopes. Missy is the observer - the one who accepts but has her dreams. Mata is always waiting - for life to happen as it stealthily passes b...y. Moving from the forties to the present, from the country to the protests of the cities, Cousins is the story of these three cousins. Thrown together as children, they have subsequently grown apart, yet they share a connection that can never be broken. A stunning novel about tradition and change, about whanau and its struggle to survive, about the place of women in a shifting world. '. . . it is robust and powerful. I simply could not put it down. Lyrical and vibrant, smoothly paced and quietly rhythmic, Grace's language moves easily from one person to the next, as the stories unfold.' - Ngahuia Te Awekotuku, NZ Listener 'Cousins is an engrossing story that runs on in the head long after it has finished.' - Dominion Sunday Times 'Patricia Grace writes with an enviable clarity and power.' - Evening Post Cousins has been adapted for the screen, the film produced by Miss Conception Films and Whenua Films, directed by Ainsley Gardiner and Briar Grace-Smith, screenplay by Briar Grace-Smith and Patricia Grace.
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              ISBN 9780143774907
              Published NZ 2 Mar 2021
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age General Audience
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              From the Centre: A Writer's Life
               

              From the Centre: A Writer's Life (Hardback)

              By Grace, Patricia

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              We live by the sea, which hems and stitches the scalloped edges of the land.' Renowned writer Patricia Grace begins her remarkable memoirs beside her beloved Hongoeka Bay. It is the place she has returned to throughout her life, and fought for, one of many battles she has faced- ...'It was when I first went to school that I found out that I was a Maori girl . . . I found that being different meant that I could be blamed . . .' As she shows, her experiences - good and bad, joyous and insightful - have fuelled what became a focus of her life- 'I had made up my mind that writing was something I would always do.
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              ISBN 9780143775614
              Published NZ 4 May 2021
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Potiki
                

              Potiki (Paperback, reprint)

              By Grace, Patricia

              • RRP: $30.00
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              Winner of the 1987 New Zealand Fiction Award. This compelling novel highlights one community's response to attacks on their ancestral values and symbols provides moving affirmation of the relationship between land and the people who live on it.

              ISBN 9780140088038
              Published NZ 12 Sep 2001
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Haka
               

              Haka (Trade Paperback / Paperback, English edition of Whiti Te Ra)

              By Grace, Patricia

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              Ngati Toa chief Te Rauparaha is pursued by his enemies and fears for his life. At Lake Rotoaira, he is hidden in a kumara pit, and Te Rangikoaea, a woman of great power, sits in front of its entrance. As he hears his enemies, Te Rauparaha whispers in the dark Will I die?' Will I ...live? , but his enemies cannot find him, and he climbs back to the sunlight.
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              ISBN 9781775502074
              Published NZ 27 Sep 2015
              Publisher Huia Publishers
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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              The Kuia and The Spider
               

              The Kuia and The Spider (Paperback)

              By Grace, Patricia; Illustrated by Kahukiwa, Robyn

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              The story of a kuia and a spider, and their argument over whose weaving was the best. Illust. in colour.

              ISBN 9780140503876
              Published NZ 20 Oct 1982
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age 2-6 years
              Series Picture Puffin
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              Whiti Te Ra!
               

              Whiti Te Ra! (Paperback, Maori edition of Haka)

              By Grace, Patricia

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              This is the story of the great Ngati Toa chief Te Rauparaha and how he came to compose the haka 'Ka Mate, Ka Mate'.

              ISBN 9781775502098
              Published NZ 28 Sep 2015
              Publisher Huia Publishers
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
              Language (Te Reo Maori)
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              Potiki
                

              Potiki (Paperback)

              By Grace, Patricia

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              It is a time of fear and confusion. Dramatic events threaten the marae. Potiki is Patricia Grace's best-selling novel about a coastal community in danger. It is a work of spellbinding power that weaves myths of older times into the political realities of today.

              ISBN 9780241413555
              Released NZ 27 Feb 2020
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Penguin Modern Classics
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              Cousins
                

              Cousins (Paperback, New title)

              By Grace, Patricia

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              A novel of tradition and change, of the whanau and its struggle to survive, of the place of women in a changing world.

              ISBN 9780140168082
              Published NZ 5 Aug 1992
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Te Kuia me te Pungawerewere: The Kuia and the Spider
                

              Te Kuia me te Pungawerewere: The Kuia and the Spider (Paperback)

              By Grace, Patricia; Illustrated by Kahukiwa, Robyn

              • RRP: $19.99
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              • Pub Date
                31 Aug 21

              A bilingual Maori and English edition of Patricia Grace and Robyn Kahukiwa's award-winning picture book. Who's the best at weaving, the kuia or the spider? They decide to ask their grandchildren . . . Tera tetahi kuia ko tana mahi he raranga whariki raranga kete hoki. I te koko o... tona kihini e noho ana he pungawerewere ko tana mahi he hanga whare tukutuku. Since its publication in 1981, Patricia Grace and Robyn Kahukiwa's award-winning story about two old friends bickering over whose weaving is best has become a New Zealand classic.
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              ISBN 9780143775867
              Published NZ 31 Aug 2021
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age 3-7 years
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              Ned and Katina: A True Love Story
                

              Ned and Katina: A True Love Story (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Grace, Patricia

              • RRP: $41.00
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              The whanau of Ned and Katina approached writer Patricia Grace to compile their parents' story. Ned & Katina is the result. This warm, beautifully written true story is impossible to put down.

              ISBN 9780143007401
              Published NZ 28 Sep 2009
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age General Audience
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