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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

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            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
            Language (English & Te Reo Maori)
            Availability
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            I TE TIMATANGA : IN THE BEGINNING
             

            I TE TIMATANGA : IN THE BEGINNING (Paperback, Bilingual 20th Anniversary Edition: 2021)

            By Gossage, Peter; Translated by Te Heikoko Mataira, Katerina

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            The creation myth of Maori legend is simply told in Peter Gossage's vibrant style. Bold design and brief text recount the struggle of the children of Rangi and Papa as they try to part their parents and bring light to the world. The reader is introduce to each of the children (Ma...ori gods) and they role they play in the world.
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            ISBN 9781775436850
            Published NZ 1 May 2021
            Publisher Scholastic New Zealand Limited
            Interest Age 3-5 years
            Language (English & Te Reo Maori)
            Availability
            999 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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            Nga Atua - Maori Gods
              

            Nga Atua - Maori Gods (Hardback, 2nd Enlarged edition)

            By Robyn, Kahukiwa

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            * Stunning art and charming text presenting major gods including Maui, Tangaroa, Mahuika and Uenuku * Aimed at children but accesses general and gift markets * Robyn Kahukiwa is the best-known Maori female artist of her generation

            ISBN 9780947506261
            Published NZ 21 Jun 2017
            Publisher Oratia Media
            Interest Age 2-6 years
            Availability
            23 Title is temporarily out of stock
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            The Gilded Ones

            The Gilded Ones (Paperback)

            By Forna, Namina

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            Sixteen-year-old Deka lives in Otera, a deeply patriarchal ancient kingdom, where a woman's worth is tied to her purity, and she must bleed to prove it. But when Deka bleeds gold - the colour of impurity, of a demon - she faces a consequence worse than death...

            ISBN 9781474959575
            Released NZ 7 Jul 2021
            Publisher Usborne Publishing Ltd
            Interest Age 14+ years
            Series Gilded
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            Maui's Taonga Tales: A Treasury of Stories from Aotearoa and the Pacific
             

            Maui's Taonga Tales: A Treasury of Stories from Aotearoa and the Pacific (Hardback)

            Edited by Brechin-Smith, David; Illustrated by Arapere, Reweti; Brightwell, Ariki; Goodyer, Te Hana; Grace-Smith, Miriama

            • RRP: $29.99
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            JOIN MAUI AS HE SHARES STORIES FOR TAMARIKI BASED ON TAONGA FROM THE TE PAPA COLLECTION

            ISBN 9780995113626
            Published NZ 21 Nov 2019
            Publisher Te Papa Press
            Interest Age Children
            Availability
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            The Day I Fell Into a Fairytale: The bestselling classic adventure
             

            The Day I Fell Into a Fairytale: The bestselling classic adventure (Paperback)

            By Miller, Ben; Illustrated by Terrazzini, Daniela Jaglenka

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            • Internationally sourced

            Following the breakout success of his instant festive classic, The Night I Met Father Christmas, get ready for the brilliant new novel from comedian, actor and bestselling author, Ben Miller!

            ISBN 9781471192449
            Released NZ 1 Jun 2021
            Publisher Simon & Schuster Ltd
            Interest Age 7-9 years
            Availability
            Internationally sourced (OOS locally); ships 6-14 working days
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            Wave Riders
             

            Wave Riders (Paperback)

            By John, Lauren St

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            • Pub Date
              12 Oct 21

            A high seas adventure - Swallows and Amazons meets Abi Elphinstone, from the bestselling author of the Laura Marlin Mysteries and Kat Wolfe Investigates.

            ISBN 9781509874248
            Released NZ 12 Oct 2021
            Publisher Pan Macmillan
            Interest Age 9-11 years
            Availability
            Available for pre-order, ships once released
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            In the Beginning
             

            In the Beginning (Paperback)

            By Gossage, Peter

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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 NZ 22 May 2006
            Publisher Scholastic New Zealand Limited
            Interest Age 3-6 years
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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
            Availability
            Showing available at publisher; usually ships 7-14 working days
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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
            Availability
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