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            Little Kiwi's Matariki
             

            Little Kiwi's Matariki (Paperback)

            By Nicki Slade, Robinson; Illustrated by Robinson, Nikki Slade

            • RRP: $19.99
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            The little Kiwi is fast asleep in her burrow. A beam of moonlight shines right down into her burrow. She wakes, and realises it is time. Hurrying out into the night, she wakes each of her friends from their midwinter slumber.'Kia tere! Hurry!' she urges them. The little Kiwi lead...s her friends through the pingao and onto the beach. It is pre-dawn. They wait, and watch. As the moon slips away behind the hills, the constellation of Matariki rises for the first time, in the northeastern sky. This gentle tale about celebrating Matariki, the Maori New Year, finishes with an explanation of Matariki - it's origins, traditions and how it is celebrated today. The constellation is also shown, with the Maori names for each star. The text contains some simple words in Te Reo Maori alongside the English equivalent.
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            ISBN 9781927305201
            Published NZ 1 Apr 2016
            Publisher David Ling Publishing Limited
            Interest Age 4-6 years
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            How the Grinch Stole Christmas!

            How the Grinch Stole Christmas! (Paperback, edition)

            By Seuss, Dr.

            • RRP: $16.99
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            The ghastly Grinch refuses to be moved by the Christmas spirit in this must-have paperback version of Dr Seuss's classic tale.

            ISBN 9780007365548
            Released NZ 4 Nov 2011
            Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
            Interest Age 5-8 years
            Series Dr. Seuss
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            Tunnel in Our Backyard
             

            Tunnel in Our Backyard (Paperback)

            By Malcolm, Paterson; Illustrated by Maihi, Hana

            • RRP: $22.99
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            This is a fun picture book that blends English and Maori text and bright illustrations, aimed at 7-12 year-olds and released for Matariki 2016. The Tunnel in our Backyard is the second in the innovative series from Malcolm Paterson's Sharing Our Stories venture, which aims to bri...ng Auckland history to life for young readers.
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            ISBN 9780947506049
            Published NZ 15 Jun 2016
            Publisher Oratia Media
            Interest Age 2-6 years
            Series Sharing Our Stories
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            Daniel's Matariki Feast
             

            Daniel's Matariki Feast (Paperback)

            By Beyer Rebecca & Wellington Linley; Wellington, Linley; Illustrated by Ross, Christine

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            Daniel is nervous on his first day of school but through the class activities that mark the Matariki Festival he learns that it is a time of sharing and beginning new friendships. He learns the true importance of Maori New Year. Beautifully illustrated by one of our best-known an...d award-winning artists.
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            ISBN 9781877378911
            Published NZ 20 Jul 2017
            Publisher David Ling Publishing Limited
            Interest Age 2-6 years
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            Te Taiao: Maori and the Natural World
              

            Te Taiao: Maori and the Natural World (Paperback)

            Other primary creator Encyclopedia of New Zealand, Te Ara

            • RRP: $49.99
            • $39.99
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            In this richly illustrated book, Maori scholars and writers share the traditional knowledge passed down the generations by word of mouth. It provides a unique window on the relationship of the people of this land with their environment, as well as the profound knowledge and neces...sary skills they needed to survive here.
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            ISBN 9781869537753
            Published NZ 18 Nov 2010
            Publisher David Bateman Ltd
            Interest Age 14+ 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

            • RRP: $18.00
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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
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            Seven Kites of Matariki
             

            Seven Kites of Matariki (Paperback)

            By McClintock, Calico; Illustrated by Ford, Dominique

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            "A fictional retelling of the traditional Matariki story"--Publisher information.

            ISBN 9781775434016
            Published NZ 1 May 2018
            Publisher Scholastic
            Interest Age 6-10 years
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            Slinky Malinki's Christmas Crackers
              

            Slinky Malinki's Christmas Crackers (Paperback)

            By Dodd, Lynley

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            It's Christmas in Slinky Malinki's house and the rapscallion, mischievous cat is most curious about the Christmas tree. With its reindeer, ribbons, baubles and bells, it's too tempting a treat for Slinky not to investigate. So Slinky Malinki, with mischievous glee, creeps out fro...m the shadows to climb up the tree.
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            ISBN 9780141501093
            Released NZ 26 Sep 2007
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age 0-5 years
            Series Hairy Maclary and Friends
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            Treaty Of Waitangi : Questions And Answers
             

            Treaty Of Waitangi : Questions And Answers (5th revised)

            By Healy, S. M.

            • RRP: $14.99
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            In 1989 Network Waitangi published a Questions & Answers book about the Treaty of Waitangi. The book has been continually revised, most recently in 2015. Covering many historical and contemporary issues, it is for people who want to gain a basic knowledge about the Treaty of Wait...angi and its implications, as well as for those who want to refresh and update their understanding. It includes a summary of legislation and events since 1840 which have breached the Treaty, and a comprehensive reading list for further information.
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            ISBN 9780473314712
            Published NZ 1 Jan 2015
            Publisher Misc - South Pacific Books
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Waitangi Day: the New Zealand Story
              

            Waitangi Day: the New Zealand Story (Paperback)

            By Werry, Philippa

            • RRP: $24.99
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            "Reviews the historic events behind the signing of the Treaty of Waitangi in 1840 and charts the celebrations, tensions and protests witnessed in the years that followed, concluding with a summary of the Waitangi Day events held around the country on 6th February today"--Publishe...r information.
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            ISBN 9781869664213
            Published NZ 1 Jan 2015
            Publisher New Holland Publishers
            Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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