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            Maui and the Secret of Fire: Tales of Aotearoa 3
             

            Maui and the Secret of Fire: Tales of Aotearoa 3 (Paperback)

            By Bixley, Donovan; Edited by Joseph, Darryn

            • RRP: $19.99
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            Donovan Bixley re-tells the story of how Maui captured the secret of fire.

            ISBN 9781988516929
            Published NZ 10 Sep 2020
            Publisher Upstart Press Ltd
            Interest Age 7-9 years
            Series Tales of Aotearoa
            Availability
            999 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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            Te-Ika-a-Maui/The Fish of Maui
             

            Te-Ika-a-Maui/The Fish of Maui (Paperback)

            By Gossage, Peter; Edited by Penfold, Merimeri

            • RRP: $19.99
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            Peter Gossage's famous Maori myth about discovering Aotearoa's North Island is now a bilingual Maori-English edition, featuring Merimeri Penfold's translation. Maui's jealous brothers don't want him to come fishing with them. But clever Maui catches the best fish of all.

            ISBN 9780143774884
            Published NZ 1 Sep 2020
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age 3-5 years
            Language (English)
            Availability
            364 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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            Te Hopu a Maui i a te Ra/How Maui Slowed the Sun
             

            Te Hopu a Maui i a te Ra/How Maui Slowed the Sun (Paperback)

            By Gossage, Peter; Edited by Penfold, Merimeri

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            Faced with very short days and very long nights, Maui comes up with a plan to slow the Sun's passage through the sky. Peter Gossage's much-loved retelling of this famous Maori myth has captivated young children for generations.

            ISBN 9780143774877
            Published NZ 1 Sep 2020
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age 3-5 years
            Language (English)
            Availability
            463 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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            How Maui Slowed the Sun: Tales of Aotearoa 2
             

            How Maui Slowed the Sun: Tales of Aotearoa 2 (Paperback)

            By Bixley, Donovan

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            Donovan Bixley re-tells the story of how Maui slowed the journey of the sun through the sky each day! The traditional tale but with Donovan's unique twist and trademark humour.

            ISBN 9781988516202
            Published NZ 12 Sep 2019
            Publisher Upstart Press Ltd
            Interest Age 5-8 years
            Availability
            999 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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            You Choose Fairy Tales
             

            You Choose Fairy Tales (Hardback)

            Illustrated by Sharratt, Nick; By Goodhart, Pippa

            • RRP: $30.00
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            • Internationally sourced

            Make up your very own fairy tale adventure where YOU CHOOSE what happens next. Which fairy tale hero would you like to be today? Where will you go on your fairy tale quest? And what fairy tale baddy would you least like to meet? The possibilities are infinite in this captivating ...creative toolkit which will inspire children from three up to make their own stories again and again - a magical sequel to YOU CHOOSE, YOU CHOOSE YOUR DREAMS and YOU CHOOSE IN SPACE - it's spell-binding!
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            ISBN 9780141378978
            Released NZ 1 Sep 2020
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age 0-5 years
            Availability
            Internationally sourced (OOS locally); ships 6-14 working days
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            Maui me te Ahi a Mahuika: Purakau o Aotearoa 3
             

            Maui me te Ahi a Mahuika: Purakau o Aotearoa 3 (Hardback)

            Illustrated by Bixley, Donovan; Edited by Joseph, Darryn; Translated by Opai, Keri

            • RRP: $24.99
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            Donovan Bixley re-tells the story of how Maui captured the secret of fire. The traditional tale but with Donovan's unique twist and trademark humour. Darryn Joseph and Keri Opai ensure that the story is accurate and culturally appropriate and translate the story for the Te Reo ed...ition.
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            ISBN 9781988516950
            Published NZ 10 Sep 2020
            Publisher Upstart Press Ltd
            Interest Age 5-8 years
            Language (Maori)
            Availability
            346 Showing available at publisher; usually ships 7-14 working days
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            Maui me te Ahi a Mahuika: Purakau o Aotearoa 3
             

            Maui me te Ahi a Mahuika: Purakau o Aotearoa 3 (Paperback)

            Illustrated by Bixley, Donovan; Edited by Joseph, Darryn; Translated by Opai, Keri

            • RRP: $19.99
            • $17.99
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            Donovan Bixley re-tells the story of how Maui captured the secret of fire. The traditional tale but with Donovan's unique twist and trademark humour. Darryn Joseph and Keri Opai ensure that the story is accurate and culturally appropriate and translate the story for the Te Reo ed...ition.
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            ISBN 9781988516943
            Published NZ 10 Sep 2020
            Publisher Upstart Press Ltd
            Interest Age 5-8 years
            Language (Maori)
            Availability
            999 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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            Trolls 2 Look And Find

            Trolls 2 Look And Find (Hardback)

            Other primary creator Kids, P. I.; Illustrated by Editors of Phoenix International Publications

            • RRP: $12.99
            • $12.99
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            Take a Trolls world tour through 8 busy scenes and search for King Trollex, Queen Essence, Hickory, and more new friends. Then jam to the end of the book for a look and find encore --

            ISBN 9781503752313
            Released NZ 1 Mar 2020
            Publisher Phoenix International, Inc
            Interest Age 5-8 years
            Availability
            40 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
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            Magical Fairy Tales: Contains 30 classic tales

            Magical Fairy Tales: Contains 30 classic tales (Paperback)

            By Blyton, Enid

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            A brand-new collection of magical short stories and fairy tales from the world's favourite storyteller Enid Blyton.

            ISBN 9781444954265
            Released NZ 8 Sep 2020
            Publisher Hachette Children's Books
            Interest Age 5-7 years
            Series Bumper Short Story Collections
            Availability
            283 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
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            Greek Myths: Meet the heroes, gods, and monsters of ancient Greece
             

            Greek Myths: Meet the heroes, gods, and monsters of ancient Greece (Hardback)

            By DK; Menzies, Jean

            • RRP: $42.33
            • $42.33
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            Journey into a world of gods and goddesses, heroes and heroines, extraordinary creatures and fantastic monsters with this beautifully illustrated introduction to Ancient Greek mythology. Perfect for children aged 7 to 9, this collection contains more than 30 enthralling new retel...lings of favourite myths as well as some you might not have heard before. Including Theseus and the Minotaur, The 12 labours of Herakles, and the escapades of Jason and the Argonauts, each myth is told in engaging modern language, which is easy for children to understand yet still retains the humour and intrigue of the original tales. Stunning illustrations by multi-award winning artist Katie Ponder breathe new life into each classic story. Additional feature pages delve deeper into the mythical world, providing profiles of the gods and a map detailing Odysseus' long voyage home from the Trojan War. The reference section provides key background information, such as Ancient Greek storytelling and the incredible beasts of the myths, and a pronunciation guide. Greek Myths is the perfect gift, featuring foil on the cover and beautiful illustrations throughout. Children will love exploring the tales by themselves or as bedtime stories. It will be treasured forever.
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            ISBN 9780241397459
            Released NZ 2 Jul 2020
            Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
            Interest Age 7-9 years
            Availability
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