Ta Daniel Hakari Matariki (Daniel's Matariki Feast Maori)

Author(s): Rebecca Beyer and Linley Wellington

Children's Maori Books

He uaua tonu te kokiri ki ro kaupapa hou. Me pewhea a Daniel e uru atu? Tona maringa nui kua tae ki te wa o Matariki, he timatanga hou. Daniel is nervous on his first day at 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 and award-winning artists.


Product Information

Rebecca Beyer and Linley Wellington are children's librarians and are actively involved in the promotion of the celebration of Matariki Festival that each year marks Maori New Year.


Christine Ross trained in Graphic Design at Wellington Design School and then worked as an art editor and illustrator for School Publications. She has illustrated many school readers as well as books for a variety of publishers and has received the Unesco Noma Concours Award, the Russell Clark Award and the Aim Children's Book Award for Hemi's Pet.

General Fields

  • : 9781927305027
  • : David Bateman Limited, New Zealand
  • : David Bateman Limited, New Zealand
  • : March 2015
  • : 210mm X 255mm
  • : New Zealand
  • : March 2015
  • : July 2018
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : colour illustrations
  • : Rebecca Beyer and Linley Wellington
  • : Paperback
  • : Christine Ross
  • : Te Reo Maori
  • : 32