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O le Meaalofa mo Ana

O le Meaalofa mo Ana
 

That first night in Samoa, Ana slept next to her grandmother on an old bed with sheets that smelled of mothballs. Now it was morning and as she opened her eyes, Ana saw that the other side of the bed was empty. She sat up and looked across the room. Mum and Dad were still fast as... read full description below.

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ISBN 9781877484315
Barcode 9781877484315
Published 30 April 2017 by Little Island Press Ltd
Format Paperback
Language Samoan (translated from: English)
Author(s) By Va'afusuaga, Jane
Illustrated by Pinder-Pancho, Azra
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ISBN-13 9781877484315
ISBN-10 1877484318
Stock Available
Status In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Little Island Press Ltd
Imprint Little Island Press
Publication Date 30 April 2017
International Publication Date 1 January 2016
Publication Country New Zealand New Zealand
Format Paperback
Language Samoan
Translated from English
Author(s) By Va'afusuaga, Jane
Illustrated by Pinder-Pancho, Azra
Category General Picture Books
NZ, Maori & Pasifika
Pasifika
Samoa
New Zealand & Related
Number of Pages 24
Dimensions Width: 215mm
Height: 215mm
Spine: 3mm
Weight 105g
Interest Age 5-12 years
Reading Age 5-12 years
NBS Text Picture Books
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Dewey Code 823.3
Catalogue Code Not specified

Description of this Book

O le po muamua i Samoa, na momoe ai Ana ma lona tina matua i luga o se moega tuai lava, ma 'a'afu i ni `ie`afu namu atigi mogamoga. Ua malama le taeao, ma e ala a`e Ana, ua leai se `olomatua.

Na ia nofo i luga ma tilotilo atu i le isi itu o le potu. O la lava e momoe gapepe mai tama ma tina i lo la`ua fa`amalu i lalo i le fola o le fale. Sa ia tosotoso i tua le ta`inamu ma laalaa lemu atu i tafatafa o ona matua, ma alu loa i fafo.

Fa`aliliuina e Avikaila Sopoitulagi Tilialo.

This title will also be available in the English language: "A Gift for Ana".

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Author's Bio

Jane Va'afusuaga was born and raised in Eastbourne, Wellington and is of Scottish heritage. Having trained as a teacher, Jane taught for 10 years in Auckland and four years in Apia, Samoa. Jane lives in Samoa in the village of Falease'ela, with her husband, Olsen and daughter, Coco. Azra is an Auckland based illustrator who has worked as a visual artist in the Phillipines and New Zealand. Well known in the Phillipines as one half of the Pinder Twins, Azra and her identical sister Sam inherited their creative skills from their artist parents. This is Azra's first entry into children's picture books.

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