Author: Keri Kaa
Category:

 Children's Maori Books

Awards:Winner NZ Post Maori Language Award 2014.

Te Moana's home is lashed by the winds and rain of a violent storm. The next morning, Te Moana notices something is wrong with the mare in the far paddock. Once closer, Te Moana recognises it is a foal, born into the water, and still inside it's birth sac...it's going to need help. This is a true story set on the East Coast o... read more

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: 9780473184063
: National Treasures Design Ltd
: National Treasures Design Ltd
: 200mm X 220 mm
: New Zealand
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: Colour and black & white
: 72
: Maori
: Martin D Page
: Paperback
: Keri Kaa
: books
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Retold by Ngaere Roberts. cloaked in mist, warmed by the sun and stirred by a whirling wind, Kauri grows tall and wise through passing years and changing times. This is his song.

General Fields
: 9781775432111
: Scholastic New Zealand
: Scholastic New Zealand
: New Zealand
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: 32
: 823.3
: Dominique Ford
: Melinda Szymanik
: books
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Another colourful and captivating adventure from Kapai and his mates Tamatea, Pipi and Uncle Slim. This time the group of friends explore Rotorua - discovering geysers, bubbling mud pools, hangi food, the native forest walking tracks and the soothing hot pools, meeting some interesting local people along the way. In charact... read more

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: 9781869416850
: Random House New Zealand Ltd
: Random House New Zealand Ltd
: 170mm X 152mm X 4mm
: New Zealand
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: Line drawings
: 32
: Paperback
: Uncle Anzac
: books
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Villains, beware! Superhero Levi is here! One day I heard a cry for help. I stopped what I was doing and looked around, searching with my powerful eyes to find where the cries were coming from..... Levi is an everyday Kiwi kid who knows that anyone can have superpowers, and a true superhero is always ready to use them - no ma... read more

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: 9781927242414
: Steele Roberts Publishers
: Steele Roberts Publishers
: 166 x 148 mm
: New Zealand
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: 32
: 823.2
: Hardback
: Robyn Kahukiwa
: books
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Author: Sharon Holt
Category:

 Children's Maori Books

Series:Te Reo Singalong
Awards:Finalist Maori Language Awards 2012 Te Reo Singalong  series - winner of the Print category at the Maori Language Awards in Gisborne 2013.

This children's picture book is in te reo Maori. It includes a CD with songs. No prior knowledge of te reo Maori is required by the children or adults using this book. The story and song are about vehicles and colours with phrases such as "I am going by orange truck". Listening to the song while reading the book will help rea... read more

General Fields
: 9780473242459
: The Writing Bug Ltd
: The Writing Bug Ltd
: Contains Paperback and CD-Audio
: 210mm X 297mm
: New Zealand
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: Full colour
: 24
: Deborah Hinde
: 1st
: Book and CD
: Sharon Holt
: books
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Little Kiddy Maori is a great picture book to learn the basics of te reo Maori. It covers basic greetings, body parts, animals, family, numbers, farewells and more. Suitable for ages 2+.

General Fields
: 9780958284813
: Shane Rosemeyer
: Shane Rosemeyer
: 200x210mm
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: Colour illustrations
: 16pp
: Paperback
: Jahri Jah Jah
: books
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In the early 1860’s people around the world were reviewing methods of warfare and improvements to how wounded soldiers from all sides were treated. Tauranga Maori were among those pondering the same ideals as notable reformers Henry Dunant and Florence Nightengale. Henare Taratoa penned a Code of Conduct prior to the Ba... read more

General Fields
: 9780473268954
: Mauao Publishing
: Mauao Publishing
: 245 X 220 MM
: New Zealand
Special Fields
: Colour illustrations
: 31
: 993.022
: Sophie McCauley
: Hardback
: Debbie McCauley
: books
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Cloaked in mist, warmed by the sun and stirred by a whirling wind, Kauri grows tall and wise through passing years and changing times. This is his song.

General Fields
: 9781775432289
: Scholastic New Zealand
: Scholastic New Zealand
: New Zealand
Special Fields
: 823.3
: Dominique Ford
: Hardback
: Melinda Szymanik
: books
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$27.00 (NZD) inc GST
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Hoha te Taniwha is about a Taniwha who lives in a village on the shores of Lake Rotorua, he can do anything, stand on his head and catch plenty of fish but at night he snores very loudly and is kindly asked to leave the village .Hoha swims across to Mokoia Island and finds a cave, but he also angers the villagers there with h... read more

General Fields
: 9780473165666
: Aunty Bea Publications
: Aunty Bea Publications
: 175x210mm
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: 25pp
: -
: Aunty Bea - Piatarihi Tui Yates
: books
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Author: Kyle Mewburn (tr to Maori Katerina Te Heikoko Mataira)
Category:

 Top Children's Maori Books

Awards:Winner of New Zealand Post Children's Book Awards: Children's Book of the Year 2010 and New Zealand Post Children's Book Award: Picture Book 2010.

Everyone loved Old Hu-Hu. But nobody loved him quite as much as little Hu-Hu-Tu. Old Hu-Hu is a thoughtful tale of young Hu-Hu-Tu's search for understanding of what has happened to his beloved Old Hu-Hu, who flew all the way to the moon (or so they said), then fell down dead. Sensitively written, this is a beautiful story of ... read more

General Fields
: 9781869435189
: Scholastic New Zealand Limited
: Scholastic New Zealand
: 265mm X 215mm
: New Zealand
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: colour illustrations
: 32
: 823.2
: Rachel Driscoll
: Paperback
: Kyle Mewburn (tr to Maori Katerina Te Heikoko Mataira)
: books
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On the first day of Christmas my true love gave to me a pukeko in a ponga tree. A wonderful New Zealand adaption of the popular song The Twelve Days of Christmas.

General Fields
: 9780143505051
: Puffin Books
: Puffin Books
: 190mm x 230mm
: New Zealand
Special Fields
: 31
: Dick Frizzell
: New
: Paperback
: Kingi Ihaka
: books
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Presents the legend ’Hinemoa rāua ko Tutaneka in an illustrated book with a CD inserted inside back cover.
Beautifully fully illustrated, Aunty Bea's version of the famous New Zealand love story. Around the world there are so many legends and stories. We in Rotorua have one that is well known. It is so special be... read more

The beautiful legend of Rotorua's Hinemoa and Tutanekai is brought to life with Aunty Bea's telling and these gorgeous illustrations. Has both English and Maori. A beautiful keepsake.

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: 9780473211837
: Aunty Bea Publications
: Aunty Bea Publications
: Contains Paperback and CD-Audio
: 280x218mm
: New Zealand
Special Fields
: Colour
: 29
: 398.208999442
: Maori and English
: Kat Quin Merewether
: Book and CD
: Aunty Bea - Piatarihi Tui Yates
: books
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Tamatekapua was a young mischievous boy who lived in "Hawaiiki", with his brother Whakaturia they got into all sorts of mischief which led them to finally building a waka and taking some of their people in search of a new land and home in Aotearoa. The story tells about these times, the voyage and finally landing on the shore... read more

General Fields
: 9780473247782
: Aunty Bea Publications
: Aunty Bea Publications
: 280mm X 215mm
: New Zealand
Special Fields
: Colour illustrations
: 29
: Kat Quin Merewether
: Book & CD
: Aunty Bea
: books
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Author: Piatarihi Tui Yates (Aunty Bea)
Category:

 Top Children's Maori Books

Awards:Finalist - LIANZA Te Kura Pounamu (te reo Māori) 2012

A bilingual picturebook written by Beatrice Yates (Aunty Bea) with CD narration and waiata by the author, along with Rodger Cunningham and Rehua Mihaka. This book follows on from One Day a Taniwha and Hoha te Taniwha. They are fun and easy to read with superb illustrations by Kat Quin Merewether

General Fields
: 9780473184575
: Aunty Bea Publications
: Aunty Bea Publications
: 175 x 210 mm
: New Zealand
Special Fields
: Colour illustrations
: 32
: Katherine Q Merewether
: Paperback Book and CD
: Piatarihi Tui Yates (Aunty Bea)
: books
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A beautiful collection of stories and poems about our southern skies. From the legends of Matariki and Rona and the Moon through to how tuatara made the stars, Melanie Drewery weaves a special magic through all her stories that will ensure we never look up at the night sky in the same way again. Accompanied by Jenny Cooper's ... read more

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: 9780143503750
: Penguin Group (NZ)
: Puffin
: 220x220mm
Special Fields
: colour illustrations
: English literature: collections & anthologies of various literary forms; Fairy tales, folk tales, fables, magical tales & traditional stories
: 64pp
: Jenny Cooper
: Paperback
: Melanie Drewery
: books
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Author: Sharon Holt
Category:

 New Releases

Series:Te Reo Singalong

The newest book in the popular award winning Te Reo Singalong series follows a family through their Matariki celebrations over the course of a day.The family wakes at dawn to see the Matariki star cluster and the book takes the family as visitors arrive for a traditional Matariki feast.As the evening draws in, the children cr... read more

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: 9780473274238
: The Writing Bug Ltd
: The Writing Bug Ltd
: New Zealand
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: Paperback
: Sharon Holt
: books
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A delightful, easy introduction to saying how you feel using te reo. Young and old alike will be able to describe whether they are feeling hoha (bored), makariri (cold), matekai (hungry) or simply tinopai rawe (fantastic)! A pronunciation guide in the back of the book gives new learners to te reo a simple guide to the language.

General Fields
: 9780143502838
: Puffin Books
: Puffin Books
: 210 x 285mm
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: colour illustrations
: Early learning / early learning concepts
: 32
: Bi-lingual
: Paperback
: Tracy Duncan
: books
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An adventurous young man called Mitai lives with his seven handsome brothers in the village of Maketu. He watches as his brothers are bewitched by seven beautiful women, and under their spell, the brothers no longer eat, look after themselves, work in their gardens or hunt. Realising the women are 'patupaiarehe' - fairy women... read more

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: 9781869693305
: Huia Publishers
: Huia Publishers
: 210mm X 300mm
: New Zealand
Special Fields
: colour illustrations
: Fairy tales, folk tales, fables, magical tales & traditional stories; Picture storybooks
: 28
: 823.3
: mao
: Nikki Slade Robinson
: Paperback
: Toni Rolleston-Cummins
: books
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Tongariro is forced to battle three strong mountains, Taranaki, Tauhara and Putauaki, to keep his wife, Pihanga, safe from them. This is the story of how he successfully banishes them to the positions where they stand today.

General Fields
: 9780143505631
: Penguin Group (NZ)
: Puffin
: 230x214mm
: New Zealand
Special Fields
: colour
: 32
: 398.20993
: Paperback
: Peter Gossage
: books
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In the legend, Hinemoa lives by Lake Rotorua and Tutanekai on the island, Mokoia. Hinemoa falls in love when Tutanekai plays the flute, but Hinemoa's father considers him unsuitable. They vow to be together, and every night on the island,Tutanekai plays his flute to guide Hinemoa to him. With no canoe, Hinemoa must swim the l... read more

General Fields
: 9781775500797
: Huia Publishers
: Huia Publishers
: 275x218mm
: New Zealand
Special Fields
: Colour
: 32
: 398.20993
: Andrew Burdan
: Hardback
: Chris Szekely
: books
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