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              Maui and Other Maori Legends: 8 Classic Tales of Aotearoa
               

              Maui and Other Maori Legends: 8 Classic Tales of Aotearoa (Hardback)

              By Gossage, Peter

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              A beautiful collection of artist Peter Gossage's beloved Maori myths, in one stunning volume. Peter Gossage's memorable retellings of Maori oral myths have captivated the children of New Zealand for generations. Their dramatic and distinctive illustrations with minimal yet evo ...

              ISBN 9780143309291
              Published 3 October 2016 by Penguin
              Interest Age Children
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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
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              Battle Of The Mountains
               

              Battle Of The Mountains (Trade Paperback / 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 21 November 2012 by Penguin
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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
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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
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              How Maui Found The Secret Of Fire
               

              How Maui Found The Secret Of Fire (Trade Paperback / 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 ...

              ISBN 9780143505648
              Published 21 November 2012 by Penguin
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              How Maui Defied The Goddess Of Death
               

              How Maui Defied The Goddess Of Death (Trade Paperback / 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 ...

              ISBN 9780143505624
              Published 21 November 2012 by Penguin
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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
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              How Maui Slowed the Sun
               

              How Maui Slowed the Sun (Board Book)

              By Gossage, Peter

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              "Faced with very short days and very long nights, Maui comes up with a plan to slow the Suns passage through the sky"--Publisher information.

              ISBN 9780143771586
              Published 30 October 2017 by Penguin
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              An Illustrated History of Quebec: Tradition and Modernity

              An Illustrated History of Quebec: Tradition and Modernity (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Gossage, Peter; Little, Jack

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              Peter Gossage and Jack Little recount the history of Quebec from the earliest days to the present in this fascinating and richly illustrated history. Detailed chapters on modern Quebec evaluate the political turmoil of recent years, from constitutional wrangles, to the Oka crisis ...

              ISBN 9780199009954
              Published 4 December 2013 by Oxford University Press (S1)
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Illustrated History of Canada
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