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Visiting Grandma

Visiting Grandma
 

A children's picture book about a Samoan family set in New Zealand from the perspective of a pakeha girl. A normal event in one culture may seem odd to another culture. But when pakeha Rachel goes with her new Samoan friend Luisa to visit her grandmother, it's not quite what Rach... read full description below.

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ISBN 9781877484353
Barcode 9781877484353
Published 31 July 2019 by Little Island Press Ltd
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Va'afusuaga, Jane
Illustrated by Pinder-Pancho, Azra
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ISBN-13 9781877484353
ISBN-10 1877484350
Stock Available
Status Title is temporarily out of stock
Publisher Little Island Press Ltd
Imprint Little Island Press
Publication Date 31 July 2019
International Publication Date 1 January 2018
Publication Country New Zealand New Zealand
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Va'afusuaga, Jane
Illustrated by Pinder-Pancho, Azra
Category Picture Books / Young Children's books
Children's and Educational
NZ, Maori & Pasifika
Pasifika
New Zealand & Related
Number of Pages 24
Dimensions Width: 215mm
Height: 215mm
Weight Not specified - defaults to 600g
Interest Age 2-6 years
Reading Age 2-6 years
Dewey Code Not specified
Catalogue Code Not specified

Description of this Book

A children's picture book about a Samoan family set in New Zealand from the perspective of a pakeha girl. A normal event in one culture may seem odd to another culture. But when pakeha Rachel goes with her new Samoan friend Luisa to visit her grandmother, it's not quite what Rachel expects.

Samoan language version available on ISBN: 9781877484377

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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 Pancho-Pinder 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.

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