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              The Porangi Boy
               

              The Porangi Boy (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Kino, Shilo

              Twelve-year-old Niko lives in a small, rural town. The government want to build a prison over the home of a taniwha. Niko's grandfather is busy protesting, but when he dies, it's up to Niko to convince the community that the taniwha is real and stop the prison from being built.

              ISBN 9781775503996
              Published NZ 30 Jul 2020
              Publisher Huia Publishers
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
              Availability
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              Charlie Tangaroa and the Creature from the Sea
               

              Charlie Tangaroa and the Creature from the Sea (Paperback)

              By Roxborogh, T. K.

              • RRP: $25.00
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              A one-legged boy stands up against a warring family of Maori gods to save the world.

              ISBN 9781775503972
              Published NZ 29 Sep 2020
              Publisher Huia Publishers
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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              Cuz
               

              Cuz (Paperback)

              By Laarse, Liz van der

              • RRP: $22.00
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              River is offered a trip on his uncle's trawler. His cousin Huia is annoying, always going on about Maoritanga. When an accident leaves them stranded on the coast of Fiordland, they must work together to save themselves. Cuz is like a NZ Hatchet - David Riley

              ISBN 9780473421885
              Published NZ 8 Mar 2018
              Publisher OneTree House Ltd
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
              Availability
              17 Reprinting
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              The Bone Tiki
                

              The Bone Tiki (Paperback)

              By Hair, David

              • RRP: $19.99
              • $14.99
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              What do you do when you meet a tohunga makutu? You run. When reality dissolves and myths and legends come alive? You run faster. And when the dead come to life and blood debts have to be paid, will you have the courage to do what must be done? Matiu Douglas has a bone tiki he sto...le from a tangi. His father's important new client wants it. Badly. And he has some very nasty friends. When Mat is forced to flee for his life, an unexpected meeting with a girl called Pania sets his world spinning. Suddenly he's running through the bush with a girl-clown, a dog who is way too human, and a long-dead warrior. Fearful creatures from legend are rising up around him, and Mat faces a terrifying ordeal. And there is nowhere left to hide...not even in another world. A breathtaking adventure set in two parallel New Zealands, from exciting new author David Hair. David, who is from Wellington, is currently living in India. The Bone Tiki is his first novel.
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              ISBN 9781869507343
              Published NZ 1 Apr 2009
              Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
              Interest Age 14+ years
              Availability
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              Kuwi & Friends Maori Picture Dictionary: He Papakupu Whakaahua: 2020: 1
               

              Kuwi & Friends Maori Picture Dictionary: He Papakupu Whakaahua: 2020: 1 (Hardback)

              Illustrated by Quin, Kat; Translated by Papa, Pania

              • RRP: $34.99
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              Beginners Maori Language Picture Dictionary, for the Whole Family. From the #1 bestselling and award-winning author and illustrator of the Kuwi the Kiwi series, Kat Merewether, comes a large scale, stunningly illustrated visual dictionary. Full of over 1000 basic words in te reo ...Maori and English, perfect for every New Zealander.
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              ISBN 9780994136497
              Published NZ 20 Jan 2020
              Publisher Illustrated Publishing
              Interest Age 2-6 years
              Series Kuwi and Friends
              Language (Te Reo Maori)
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              Potiki
                

              Potiki (Paperback, reprint)

              By Grace, Patricia

              • RRP: $30.00
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              Winner of the 1987 New Zealand Fiction Award. This compelling novel highlights one community's response to attacks on their ancestral values and symbols provides moving affirmation of the relationship between land and the people who live on it.

              ISBN 9780140088038
              Published NZ 12 Sep 2001
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Maori Made Easy Workbook 2/Kete 2
               

              Maori Made Easy Workbook 2/Kete 2 (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Morrison, Scotty

              • RRP: $25.00
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              "The accessible guide to learning the Mori language, no matter your knowledge level. Fun, user-friendly and relevant to modern readers, Scotty Morrison's Mori Made Easy workbook series is the ultimate resource for anyone wanting to learn the basics of the Mori language. While dic...tionaries list words and their definitions, and other language guides offer common phrases, Mori Made Easy connects the dots, allowing the reader to take control of their learning in an empowering way. By committing just 30 minutes a day for 30 weeks, learners will adopt the language easily and as best suits their busy lives"--Back cover.
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              ISBN 9780143771722
              Published NZ 2 Jan 2018
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Nanny Mihi and the Rainbow
                

              Nanny Mihi and the Rainbow (Paperback, 2nd New edition)

              By Drewery, Melanie; Illustrated by Duncan, Tracy

              • RRP: $19.99
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              * Bright, new and evocative artwork for this much-loved book * First published in 2001, this is the bestselling title in the Nanny Mihi series * A delightful story about family and nature that will captivate children

              ISBN 9780947506650
              Published NZ 12 Nov 2019
              Publisher Oratia Media
              Interest Age 7-9 years
              Series Nanny Mihi
              Availability
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              Pounamu Pounamu
                

              Pounamu Pounamu (Paperback)

              By Ihimaera, Witi

              • RRP: $30.00
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              Pounamu Pounamu is classic Ihimaera. First published om 1972, it was immediately endorsed by Maori and Pakeha alike for its original stories that showed how important Maori identity is for all New Zealanders. As Katherine Mansfield did in her first collection In a German Pension ...(1911), and Janet Frame in The Lagoon (1951), Witi Ihimaera explores in Pounamu Pounamu what it is like to be a New Zealander - but from a Maori perspective. The seeds of Ihimaera's later works are first introduced in this ground-breaking collection: The Whale Rider in his story 'The Whale', The Rope of Man in 'Tangi', and the character of Simeon form Bulibasha, King of the Gypsies in 'One Summer Morning'; and the themes of aroha (love), whanaungatanga (kinship) and manaakitanga (supporting each other), which are so intergral to Ihimaera's work.
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              ISBN 9780143010913
              Published NZ 13 Oct 2008
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Maori Made Easy Workbook 4/Kete 4
               

              Maori Made Easy Workbook 4/Kete 4 (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Morrison, Scotty

              • RRP: $25.00
              • $18.75
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              The accessible guide to learning the Maori language, no matter your knowledge level. Fun, user-friendly and relevant to modern readers, Scotty Morrison's Maori Made Easy workbook series is the ultimate resource for anyone wanting to learn the basics of the Maori language. While d...ictionaries list words and their definitions, and other language guides offer common phrases, Maori Made Easy connects the dots, allowing the reader to take control of their learning in an empowering way. By committing just 30 minutes a day for 30 weeks, learners will adopt the language easily and as best suits their busy lives. Written by popular TV personality and te reo Maori advocate Scotty Morrison, author of The Raupo Phrasebook of Modern Maori, this series of four workbooks proves that learning the language can be fun, effective - and easy! www.MaoriMadeEasy.co.nz In this workbook-- Passive structures- Giving orders- Stative verbs- Revision
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              ISBN 9780143771975
              Published NZ 2 Jan 2018
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age General Audience
              Availability
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