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... read more

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: 9780473165666
: Aunty Bea Publications
: Aunty Bea Publications
: 175x210mm
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Author: Kyle Mewburn (tr to Maori Katerina Te Heikoko Mataira)
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 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 ... read more

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: 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)
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Author: Chris Szekely
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 Top Children's Maori Books

Awards:Winer in the New Zealand Post Book Awards 2012. Picture book category.

This picture book is about cousins' holidays in a rural Maori community having adventures and fun together - playing in the bush, riding horses, fishing, eeling and swimming at the beach. During the holiday, a death leads to a rahui being placed o... read more

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: 9781869694708
: Huia Publishers
: Huia Publishers
: 297mm X 210mm
: New Zealand
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: illustrations
: 40
: 823.3
: Malcolm Ross
: Hardback
: Chris Szekely
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Award winning author, Joy Cowley, has teamed up with Bible Society to write the remarkable story of Tarore. In 1835, Bible Society published 100 copies of the Gospel of Luke in Maori. In 1836, missionaries gave one of these Gospels to a ... read more

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: 9780908867189
: New Zealand Bible Society
: New Zealand Bible Society
: 210x425mm
: New Zealand
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: illustrations
: 32
: 248.246
: Mary Glover Bibby
: Paperback
: Joy Cowley
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In ancient times in Aotearoa, there was a beautiful lake in which there dwelt two monstrous taniwha. Their names were Whataitai and Ngake. Whataitai and Ngake are two taniwha living in a beautiful lake. But when Ngake gets ... read more

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: 9780143504498
: Penguin Group (NZ)
: Puffin
: 267mm X 53mm X 2mm
: New Zealand
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: colour illustrations
: 32
: 398.20993
: Bruce Potter
: Paperback
: Moira Wairama
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The first sighting of Captain James Cook and his crew is told through the eyes of a young Maori boy.

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: 9781869438227
: Scholastic New Zealand Limited
: Scholastic New Zealand
: 265x215mm
: New Zealand
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: Colour
: 31
: 823.3
: Maori
: Zak Waipara
: Paperback
: Gordon Campbell
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Hinemoa is really brave. Even dentists don't scare her. When her brother says there is a ghost in his room it is Hinemoa who stands and tells the ghost to 'bring it on'. But when it comes time for Hinemoa to swim she is too impa... read more

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: 9781869439002
: Scholastic New Zealand
: Scholastic New Zealand
: 250x270mm
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: Colour illustrations
: 32pp
: Paperback
: Tim Tipene & John Bennett
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Pop's vege garden is growing well until someone gives him a pet magpie - which wreaks havoc on Pop's prize veges! Pop's refusal to put the pesky magpie into a cage results in him ending up building a cage for his veges - and himself - instead!

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: 9781869439538
: Scholastic
: Scholastic
: 250x240mm
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: Colour illustrations
: 32pp
: Jo Thapa
: Paperback
: June Peka
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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 n... read more

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: 9781775500797
: Huia Publishers
: Huia Publishers
: 275x218mm
: New Zealand
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: Colour
: 32
: 398.20993
: Andrew Burdan
: Hardback
: Chris Szekely
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These three stories are told in a narrative style similar to the Maori orators of old. The Fish of Our Fathers is a sory about the building of a war canoe. In the Home of the Winds a defensive hill side Pa is built and in The House of ... read more

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: 9780908670062
: Waiatarua Publishing
: Waiatarua Publishing
: 280mm X 220mm
: New Zealand
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: Paintings
: 32
: Robert Jahnke
: Hardback
: Ron Bacon
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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, an... read more

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: 9781775501053
: Huia Publishers
: Huia Publishers
: 278x218mm
: New Zealand
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: Colour
: 32
: 398.20993
: Andrew Burdan
: Hardback
: Chris Szekely
: books
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Timo sets off to catch a big fish to prove to his father and brothers that he is a real fisherman, but the adventure that he and his dog Pou have at sea is more than Timo was expecting. Timo's fishing trip starts to unravel when he doesn't follow the custom of throwing back the first fish caught.

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: 9781775500476
: Huia Publishers
: Huia Publishers
: 270x210mm
: New Zealand
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: Colour
: 32
: Paperback
: Mokena Potae Reedy
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Author: Kevin Boon
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 Children's Maori Books

Series:New Zealand Community Services Series

Kevin Boon's clear style and comprehensive research holds interest from cover to cover. Each title within the series cross references to depict a continuum of early New Zealand history. Paperback 32 pages - 215 x 285mm - 8+ years

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: 9781869630362
: Waiatarua Publishing
: Waiatarua Publishing
: 280mm X 215mm
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: 32
: Paperback
: Kevin Boon
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Author: Ron Bacon
Category:

 Children's Maori Books

Series:Waiatarua Myths Set I

Large Big Book version. English with Te Reo Maori translation on last Page. A series of simply retold stories featuring mythical Maori figures, tangata whenua and fierce creatures like the taniwha. These titles are an ideal... read more

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: 9780909047122
: Waiatarua Publishing
: Waiatarua Publishing
: 425mm X 330mm
: New Zealand
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: Watercolour ill.
: 16
: Manu Smith
: Paperback
: Ron Bacon
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Timo sets off to catch a big fish to prove to his father and brothers that he is a real fisherman, but the adventure that he and his dog Pou have at sea is more than Timo was expecting. Timo's fishing trip starts to unravel when he doesn't follow the custom of throwing back the first fish caught.

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: 9781775500469
: Huia Publishers
: Huia Publishers
: 270 X 210mm
: New Zealand
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: colour
: 32
: 823.3
: Jim Byrt
: Paperback
: Mokena Potae Reedy
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Author: Piatarihi Tui Yates (Aunty Bea)
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 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

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: 9780473184575
: Aunty Bea Publications
: Aunty Bea Publications
: 175 x 210 mm
: New Zealand
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: Colour illustrations
: 32
: Katherine Q Merewether
: Paperback Book and CD
: Piatarihi Tui Yates (Aunty Bea)
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This collection of 15 projects offers children aged 7 and over a range of unique Maori art experiences. Practical skills cover sculpture, photography, design, paint, mixed media, collage and more. Easy-to-follow instructions include illu... read more

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: 9781927213131
: Craig Potton Publishing
: Craig Potton Publishing
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: Paperback
: Julie Noanoa & Norm Heke
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Author: Keri Kaa
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 Children's Maori Books

Awards:Winner NZ Post Maori Language Award 2014.   Winner of a Gold Pin at the Best Design Awards

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 ... 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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Learn to count in te reo Maori. Numbers 1-15. This is more than just a counting book. For ages 1+

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: 9780986451515
: Jahri Jah Jah
: Jahri Jah Jah
: 200mm X 210mm
: New Zealand
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: colour illustrations
: 16
: 499.4
: Paperback
: Jahri Jah Jah
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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... read more

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: 9780473247782
: Aunty Bea Publications
: Aunty Bea Publications
: 280mm X 215mm
: New Zealand
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: Colour illustrations
: 29
: Kat Quin Merewether
: Book & CD
: Aunty Bea
: books
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