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              Peppa Pig: Peppa's First 100 Maori Words
               

              Peppa Pig: Peppa's First 100 Maori Words (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Pig, Peppa

              • RRP: $14.99
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              For the first time ever, Peppa is available in Maori in a bi-lingual book designed to help parents and children learn together. Lift-the-flaps and spot the objects on every page with Peppa and her family and friends. This book is a feast for the eyes with clear images and the wor...ds in both English and Maori. There are over 100 words and names to learn including topics such as; the home, the shops, the playground... and many more!
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              ISBN 9780241473467
              Released AU 1 Sep 2020
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age 5-12 years
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              New Zealand Primary Dictionary and Thesaurus
               

              New Zealand Primary Dictionary and Thesaurus (Paperback, 2nd edition)

              Edited by Deverson, Tony

              • RRP: $33.99
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              The New Zealand Primary School Dictionary & Thesaurus is written for 10-12 year olds and is a fully integrated dictionary and thesaurus. It assists students to develop and extend their knowledge of words and definitions as well as build world power by supplying an extensive list ...of synonyms. Now fully revised with many new features, this dictionary and thesaurus is the essential reference resource for upper primary school students. AGE LEVEL: 10 to 12SUITABILITY: Upper primary school studentsCOVERAGE: Over 7000 dictionary/thesaurus headwordsKey features:Up-to-date content: updated to contain many new words that reflect cultural and technological changes.New Zealand English: distinctive New Zealand words and meanings are included, and a labelled accordingly.MAori: guidance is given on MAori pronunciation and plural forms.Pronunciation: simple pronunciation guide for difficultor unusual words.Appendices: comprehensive coverage of grammar skills, useful words from te reo MAori, texting and instant messaging language, along with shapes and angles.
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              ISBN 9780195585049
              Published AU 28 Dec 2011
              Publisher Oxford University Press (R)
              Interest Age Children
              Series NZ Dictionaries/Thesauruses/Reference
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              The Adventures of Tupaia
               

              The Adventures of Tupaia (Hardback)

              Illustrated by Tait, Mat; By Meredith, Courtney Sina

              • RRP: $29.99
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              "The incredible story of Tupaia, Tahitian priest navigator, who sailed on board the Endeavour with Captain Cook on his first voyage to Aotearoa. Follow Tupaia as he grows up in Ra'iatea, becoming a high-ranking 'arioi and master navigator. Join him as he meets up with Cook in Tah...iti and sails as part of the crew on the Endeavour across the Pacific to Aotearoa. Witness the encounters between tangata whenua and the crew as the ship sails around the coast, and discover the important role Tupaia plays as translator and cultural interpreter"--Back cover.
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              ISBN 9781988547145
              Published AU 12 Sep 2019
              Publisher Allen & Unwin
              Interest Age Children
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              Whiti: Colossal Squid of the Deep
               

              Whiti: Colossal Squid of the Deep (Hardback, 2nd Revised edition)

              By Cleal, Victoria; Illustrated by Te Aho-White, Isobel Joy

              • RRP: $29.99
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              The colossal squid has been the most popular exhibit at Te Papa since it arrived there in 2007. Now this appealing book for young readers tells the fascinating story of these creatures from the deep, through sparkling and informative text and amazing illustrations. A must-have na...tural history book for young readers and their whanau and teachers.
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              ISBN 9780995133808
              Published AU 8 Oct 2020
              Publisher Te Papa Press
              Interest Age 9-11 years
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              Home of the Winds
                 

              Home of the Winds (Hardback)

              By Bacon, Ron; Jahnke, Robert

              • RRP: $18.99
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              The Home of the Winds describes and illustrates the building and fortification of a pa on a site chosen for its defensibility. The ancient lore of the Maori people, their beliefs and skills, their affinity with nature are revealed in an authentic tale of pre-European days.

              ISBN 9780859533027
              Released AU 1 Jan 2001
              Publisher Child's Play International
              Interest Age 6-12 years
              Series Child's Play Library
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              House of the People
                

              House of the People (Hardback)

              By Bacon, Ron; Jahnke, Robert

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              When the people of a Maori kainga decide that they need a meeting house built on their spacious marae, the oldest tohunga sees to it that a house of wonder is made for them.

              ISBN 9780859533003
              Released AU 1 Jan 2001
              Publisher Child's Play International
              Interest Age 6-12 years
              Series Child's Play Library
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              Cuz
               

              Cuz (Paperback)

              By Laarse, Liz van der

              • RRP: $21.99
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              River is offered a trip on his uncle's trawler. His cousin Huia is annoying, always going on about Maoritanga. When an accident leaves them stranded on the coast of Fiordland, they must work together to save themselves. Cuz is like a NZ Hatchet - David Riley

              ISBN 9780473421885
              Published AU 8 Mar 2018
              Publisher OneTree House Ltd
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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              Wildlife of Aotearoa
               

              Wildlife of Aotearoa (Hardback)

              By Bishop, Gavin

              • RRP: $34.99
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              "Long before waka touched Aotearoa's shores, the land of the long white cloud was home to an array of creatures uniquely adapted to its environments and protected by its isolation. Encounter New Zealand's incredible wildlife in this spectacular visual exploration. Journey through... ocean, sky and land to meet a marvellous range of organisms. Discover fascinating facts, and learn how we influence the survival of our living treasures"--Publisher information.
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              ISBN 9780143772514
              Published AU 1 Oct 2019
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age 5-12 years
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              People and Places A Children's Encyclopedia
               

              People and Places A Children's Encyclopedia (Hardback)

              By DK

              • RRP: $39.99
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              Meet the people of the world and find out about some of the fascinating cultures that make up our global community. From Spaniards to Samoans, and the Miao to the Miskitu, this fully updated edition of DK's popular Encyclopedia of People will take you on a worldwide tour of conti...nents, peninsulas, and islands to discover what life is like for the billions of people on our planet. Discover how the Yakut people survive in the Arctic temperatures of Siberia, or why tattoos are so important in Maori culture. Learn about the Mbendeje people's hunting sign language that lets them silently creep up on unsuspecting prey. People and Places: a children's encyclopedia allows you to explore different cultures through illuminating photography and bitesize chunks of information. The perfect companion to geography and culture projects for school-aged children, this book is a treasure trove of facts and information about the people that make up our world.
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              ISBN 9780241364420
              Released AU 6 Aug 2019
              Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
              Interest Age 9-11 years
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              Myths, Legends, and Sacred Stories: A Children's Encyclopedia
               

              Myths, Legends, and Sacred Stories: A Children's Encyclopedia (Hardback)

              By DK

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              From lightning-wielding Zeus to Thor, god of thunder - heroes, gods, and monsters are brought to life in these retellings of myths from around the world. Myths and Legends is a children's book that invites you to explore all the well-known stories from Greek mythology, Norse myth...ology, and a range of other cultures across more than 100 tales. Discover the fascinating myths of Anansi, the West African trickster god who takes the form of a spider; Changing Woman, the Navajo nature goddess who changes her dress with the seasons; or Tane, the Maori forest god who first brought death to the world. Read about ferocious, man-eating monsters such as the Minotaur, Baba Yaga, and Fafnir the dragon, and the legendary heroes that fought them, like Perseus, Rama, and Gilgamesh. Also included are Robin Hood, the legend of King Arthur and the Knights of the Round Table, the Mahabharata, Aztec mythology, and myths and legends from across Asia. As well as offering the retellings themselves, Myths and Legends: a children's encyclopedia investigates the meanings of these primal stories, examining why these tales have stood the test of time over thousands of years. Themed features draw together elements that are common to myths from all over the world, such as shape-changers, mythical beasts, and magical weapons. Panels on modern retellings, such as China's The Monkey King and Marvel's Thor, help to show why these myths are still relevant to our lives today.
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              ISBN 9780241296929
              Released AU 5 Nov 2019
              Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
              Interest Age 9-11 years
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