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Ko Meru

Ko Meru
  

Melu decides to follow his dream, instead of the herd The mules had been clip-clopping around the sun-baked hills for generations. They always clip-clopped in the same direction: west towards the setting sun. And they never ventured down to the glittering green sea. But Melu was ... read full description below.

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ISBN 9781775430759
Release Date 1 September 2019 by Scholastic
Format Paperback, Maori language ed.
Language Maori (translated from: English)
Author(s) By Mewburn, Kyle
Illustrated by Teo, Ali
Illustrated by O'Reilly, John
Retold by Roberts, Ngaere
Series Maori
Availability Available for pre-order, ships once released

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ISBN-13 9781775430759
ISBN-10 1775430758
Stock Release date is 1 September 2019
Status Available for pre-order, ships once released
Publisher Scholastic
Imprint Scholastic New Zealand
Release Date 1 September 2019
Publication Country New Zealand New Zealand
Format Paperback, Maori language ed.
Edition Maori language ed.
Language Maori
Translated from English
Author(s) By Mewburn, Kyle
Illustrated by Teo, Ali
Illustrated by O'Reilly, John
Retold by Roberts, Ngaere
Series Maori
Category Award Winning
Te Reo / Maori
Picture Storybooks
NZ, Maori & Pasifika
Maori
New Zealand & Related
LIANZA 2013 Finalists
LIANZA 2013 Winners
Maori
Number of Pages 32
Dimensions Width: 215mm
Height: 265mm
Weight Not specified - defaults to 600g
Interest Age 3-7 years
Reading Age 3-7 years
NBS Text Picture Books
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Dewey Code 823.2
Catalogue Code 243909

Description of this Book

Melu decides to follow his dream, instead of the herd ... The mules had been clip-clopping around the sun-baked hills for generations. They always clip-clopped in the same direction: west towards the setting sun. And they never ventured down to the glittering green sea. But Melu was different. He was always out of step. When the herd clipped, Melu clopped. When the others clopped, Melu clipped. And one day, he decided he wanted to go down to the glittering green sea ...

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

Awards Short-listed for LIANZA Children's Book Awards: Te Kura Pounamu 2013

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Author's Bio

Kyle Mewburn lives with his wife in Millers Flat, Central Otago and has written a number of picture books for Scholastic including the award-winning Kiss! Kiss! Yuck! Yuck!, and the 2010 NZ Post Children's Book of the Year, Old Hu-Hu. Kyle's zany sense of humour is also used to good effect in his new junior fiction series, Dinosaur Rescue. Partners in life and work, Ali and John work closely together in the illustration and design of their picture books, as evidenced in the award-winning Kiss! Kiss! Yuck! Yuck! They live in Tauranga with their young son Tiger.

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