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Siva Afi A Story from the Samoa Islands
 

Siva Afi A Story from the Samoa Islands (Paperback)

Illustrated by Macgregor, Jill

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Faranisi describes how he performs the traditional Ailao or Siva Afi fire knife dance and how he trains to compete in the International Siva Afi Competition. Includes some Samoan words and a glossary.

ISBN 9780473313685
Barcode 9780473313685
Published 14 February 2015 by Puriri Paddocks
Format Paperback
Series Children of the Pacific
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ISBN-13 9780473313685
ISBN-10
Stock Available
Status Showing available at publisher; usually ships 7-14 working days
Publisher Puriri Paddocks
Imprint Puriri Paddocks
Publication Date 14 February 2015
Publication Country New Zealand New Zealand
Format Paperback
Author(s) Illustrated by Macgregor, Jill
Series Children of the Pacific
Category General Picture Books
Culture & Customs
NZ, Maori & Pasifika
Pasifika
Samoa
New Zealand & Related
Number of Pages 24
Dimensions Width: 270mm
Height: 270mm
Weight Not specified - defaults to 600g
Interest Age Children
Reading Age Children
Dewey Code 996.14
Catalogue Code 560578

Description of this Book

This year the International Siva Afi competition is being held in Apia. Faranisi is one of the competitors.

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Author's Bio

Jill lives on the Kapiti Coast where she was a school teacher for many years. She spent two years as a VSA teacher in Tonga in the 1990s. Since then Jill has travelled throughout the Pacific experiencing village life and joining in the numerous cultura...

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