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Taniwha

Taniwha
 

Taniwha tells the poetic, touching story of a young boy who meets a taniwha when visiting his nearby river. It's a poignant tale of friendship and belief, while also conveying the significance of the taniwha figure to wider Maori life and culture.

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ISBN 9780140505986
Barcode 9780140505986
Published 18 February 1987 by Penguin
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback, Reprinted edition
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Author(s) By Kahukiwa, Robyn
Translated by Kaa, Keri
Series Picture Puffin books
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ISBN-13 9780140505986
ISBN-10 0140505989
Stock Available
Status In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Penguin
Imprint Puffin
Publication Date 18 February 1987
Publication Country New Zealand New Zealand
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback, Reprinted edition
Edition Reprinted edition
Author(s) By Kahukiwa, Robyn
Translated by Kaa, Keri
Series Picture Puffin books
Category General Picture Books
Children's and Educational
NZ, Maori & Pasifika
Maori
New Zealand & Related
Number of Pages 32
Dimensions Width: 272mm
Height: 210mm
Spine: 3mm
Weight 134g
Interest Age 3-6 years
Reading Age 3-6 years
Library of Congress Monsters Fiction
NBS Text Picture Books
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Dewey Code 823.2
Catalogue Code 37538

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Taniwha tells the poetic, touching story of a young boy who meets a taniwha when visiting his nearby river. It's a poignant tale of friendship and belief, while also conveying the significance of the taniwha figure to wider Maori life and culture.

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Author's Bio

Robyn Kahukiwa is an award-winning author of many books on Maori subjects for both adults and children.

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