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 Maori

In mid-winter, Matariki rises in the pre-dawn sky, and its observation is celebrated with incantations on hilltops at dawn, balls, exhibitions, dinners and a vast number of events. The Matariki tradition has been re-established, and its regeneration coincides with a grow... read more

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: 9781775503255
: Huia Publishers
: Huia Publishers
: 229mm X 152mm
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: Rangi Matamua
: Paperback
: 394.261408999442
: 118
: 38 illustrations
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Matariki: The Star of the Year
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 Maori

Awards:Winner of the Te Kura Pounamu Award  at NZ Book Awards for Children & Young Adults 2016 Shortlisted for HELL Children's Choice Te reo Maori at the New Zealand Book Awards for Children and Young Adults 2016

This is the story of the great Ngati Toa chief Te Rauparaha and how he came to compose the haka 'Ka Mate, Ka Mate'. Te Rauparaha is pursued across the island by his enemies and he fears for his life. At Lake Rotoaira, he is hidden in a kumara pit, and Te Rangikoaea, a woman of gre... read more

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: 9781775502098
: Huia Publishers
: Huia Publishers
: 270mm X 210mm
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: Patricia Grace; Kawata Teepa
: Hardback
: Andrew Burdan
: 993.01092
: 32
: 15 colour illustrations
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Whiti Te Ra! (Haka Maori)
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 Maori

Sir Timoti Karetu and Dr Wharehuia Milroy are widely recognised as two of New Zealand's leading teachers and scholars of Maori language and culture. They both taught at The University of Waikato from the 1970s and pursued an innovative approach by te... read more

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: 9781869408800
: Auckland University Press
: Auckland University Press
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: Timoti Karetu; Wharehuia Milroy
: Hardback
: 305.899442
: 236
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He Kupu Tuku Iho - Ko te Reo Maori te Tatau ki te Ao
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 Maori

Awards:Finalist for the LIANZA Children's Book Awards 2011

Rhyming text follows the construction of a road. Includes brief factual information about the machinery that is used. Suggested level: junior.

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: 9781921720178
: Walker Books Australia Pty, Limited
: Walker Books Australia
: 250mm X 260mm
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: Sally Sutton
: Paperback
: Brian Lovelock
: 823.00
: 29
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Mahiara (Roadworks Te Reo)
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 Maori

Reading Level:Near Fine

My Language, My Inspiration and Toku Reo, Toku Ohooho trace the journey between 1972 and 2008 to revitalise the Maori language. The books outline the determined struggle to bring the Maori language back from the brink, provide interviews with two dozen peopl... read more

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: 9781869693787
: Huia Publishers
: Huia Publishers
: 234mm X 152mm
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: Chris Winitana
: Paperback
: Maori language ed.
: 306.4408999442
: Near Fine
: photographs
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Toku Reo, Toku Ohooho: Ka Whawhai Tonu Matou
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This book was either translated or put together by staff of Huia Publishers.
The stories in our Huia Short Stories collections are written by various Māori authors who have been selected as finalists in the short story in Mā... read more

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: 9781775503309
: Huia Publishers
: Huia Publishers
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: books
Huia Short Stories 12: Contemporary Maori fiction
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Based on extensive interviews with 21 individuals, this book allows us to listen to M?ori from Northland recall the mid-20th century rural world in which they grew up. MetgeAEs work tackles important questions about M?ori teaching and learning: What was the ... read more

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: 9781869408220
: Auckland University Press
: Auckland University Press
: 210mm X 140mm
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: Joan Metge
: Paperback
: 224
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Tauira : Maori Methods of Learning and Teaching
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 Maori

This is a collection of twelve academic essays that consider understandings of home and the impact of dominant societies on indigenous societies and their homes. The book covers home and language preservation, homelessness, retention of land, tobacco use in the home, loss of home throu... read more

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: 9781775502081
: Huia Publishers
: Huia Publishers
: 210mm X 138mm
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: Mere Kepa
: Paperback
: 305.8
: 300
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Home: Here to Stay
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 Maori

The first publication tocome out of the online Te Ara Encyclopedia of New Zealand project tells the story of the tangata whenua of Aotearoa, from their journeys across the vast Pacific Ocean to the histories of all the major iwi, including the contemporary issues they fac... read more

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: 9781869536220
: David Bateman Limited, New Zealand
: David Bateman Limited, New Zealand
: 268x192mm
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: Te Ara - The Encyclopedia of New Zealand
: Paperback
: Revised edition
: 993.0049944
: 288
: photographs, maps, illustrations
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Maori Peoples of New Zealand
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 Maori

Whispers of Waitaha: traditions of a nation tells simply of the oral transfer of information from grandparent to grandchild. This transfer, allowing for the "moko", design and the "puna", pool, to hold onto not only the physical attributes of transfer, but f... read more

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: 9780958254106
: wharariki
: wharariki
: 300x230mm
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: Peter & Makere Ruka Te Korako
: Hardback
: 334pp
: Colour photographs and illustrations
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Whispers of Waitaha : Traditions of a Nation
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The popular children's picture book Don't Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus! is now translated into te reo M'ori. With the same lively, cartoon-like illustrations as the original book, the reo M'ori version retains the fun an... read more

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: 9781775502234
: Huia Publishers
: Huia Publishers
: 228mm X 228mm
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: Mo Willems; Kawata Teepa (Translator)
: Hardback
: Mo Willems
: 813.6
: 40
: 36 colour illustrations
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Kaua e Tuku ma te Kukupa te Pahi e Taraiwa! (Don't Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus! Maori)
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 Maori

A Maori Word a Dayoffers an easy, instant and motivating entry into the Maori language. Through its 365 Maori words, you will learn the following- - English translations - Word category, notes and background information - Sample sentences, in both te reo Maori and English Exploring... read more

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: 9780143772132
: Penguin Group New Zealand, Limited
: Raupo
: 3.1 X 15.5
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: Hemi Kelly
: Paperback
: 499.442321
: 384
: books
A Maori Word a Day
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