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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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            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
            3 Ready to ship - Allow 3-5 days
            563 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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            Cindergorilla
             

            Cindergorilla (Paperback)

            By Jones, Gareth P.; Illustrated by Schauer, Loretta

            • RRP: $16.99
            • $12.74
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            • Pub Date
              14 Feb 22

            Love fairy tales? Love animals? Love laugh-out-loud storytelling? Look no further!

            ISBN 9781405298841
            Released NZ 14 Feb 2022
            Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
            Interest Age 0-5 years
            Series Fairy Tales for the Fearless
            Availability
            Available for pre-order, ships once released
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            Bull
             

            Bull (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Elliott, David

            David Elliott turns a classic on its head: this rough and rowdy retelling of the Minotaur myth in verse will have readers reevaluating one of mythology's most infamous monsters.

            ISBN 9781328596338
            Publisher Houghton Mifflin
            Interest Age 13+ years
            Availability
            Internationally sourced (on backorder); allow 4-8 weeks
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            Maui and the Secret of Fire: Tales of Aotearoa 3
             

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

            By Bixley, Donovan; Edited by Joseph, Darryn

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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.

            ISBN 9781988516936
            Published NZ 10 Sep 2020
            Publisher Upstart Press Ltd
            Interest Age 5-8 years
            Availability
            487 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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            A Hero Called Wolf

            A Hero Called Wolf (Paperback)

            By Rowland, Lucy; Illustrated by Mantle, Ben

            • RRP: $17.99
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            A feel-good, rhyming picture book, with a positive message about being the hero of your own story!

            ISBN 9781529003680
            Released NZ 6 Jan 2022
            Publisher Pan Macmillan
            Interest Age 3-5 years
            Availability
            Indent title (internationally sourced), allow 8-12 weeks
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            Diary of a Christmas Elf: Christmas magic delivered with the top-ten bestseller!

            Diary of a Christmas Elf: Christmas magic delivered with the top-ten bestseller! (Paperback, ANZ Only)

            By Miller, Ben

            • RRP: $17.99
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            Christmas magic, delivered! A hilarious Christmas caper and the perfect festive gift, from bestselling author, Ben Miller. Pre-order now! All Tog wants to do is work in Santa's workshop and one wonderful day, the letter from Santa arrives: Tog has been selected as an apprentice e...lf! Making toys is a lot more technical and a lot less fun than Tog had imagined, and even though his new friend Holly tries to help him, he's quickly relegated to cleaning out the reindeer stables. But someone has been stealing the presents from the workshop and a case of mistaken identity finds Tog accused of being the culprit! Can Tog use his special Christmas magic to discover the real thief and save all the presents before Christmas Eve is over? A funny and heartwarming story about the true meaning of gift giving, from the King of Christmas, Ben Miller - the perfect stocking filler for all the family!
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            ISBN 9781398502079
            Released NZ 1 Dec 2021
            Publisher Simon & Schuster Ltd
            Interest Age 9-11 years
            Availability
            843 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 20-30 working days due to covid19 delays
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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
            474 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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            Snowy White
              

            Snowy White (Paperback)

            By Jones, Gareth P.; Illustrated by Schauer, Loretta

            • RRP: $22.99
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            • Pub Date
              17 Feb 22

            A fearless, fun-filled fairytale - perfect for any little reader who loves a twist in the tale! * With a fabulously foiled cover! *

            ISBN 9780755503407
            Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
            Interest Age 0-5 years
            Series Fairy Tales for the Fearless
            Availability
            Available for pre-order, ships once internationally released 17 Feb 2022
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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 NZ 1 Feb 2018
            Publisher Scholastic New Zealand Limited
            Interest Age Children
            Availability
            999 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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            The Night Marchers and Other Oceanian Tales: A Cautionary Fairies & Fairytales Book
             

            The Night Marchers and Other Oceanian Tales: A Cautionary Fairies & Fairytales Book (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            Edited by Ashwin, Kate; Leong, Sloane; McDonald, Kel; Contributions by Cabudol-Chalker, Jonah; Cham, Rob

            • RRP: $29.99
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            In this thrilling and witty comics collection, some of storytelling's finest talents reimagine classic folklore from the Pacific with a modern twist.

            ISBN 9781945820793
            Released NZ 1 Oct 2021
            Publisher Misc - NewSouth
            Interest Age 8-12 years
            Series Cautionary Fables and Fairytales
            Availability
            18 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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