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              The Adventures of Tupaia
               

              The Adventures of Tupaia (Hardback)

              Illustrated by Tait, Mat; By Meredith, Courtney Sina

              • RRP: $29.99
              • $22.49
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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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              Kiwi Baby
               

              Kiwi Baby (Paperback)

              By Taylor, Helen

              • RRP: $17.99
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              Will the egg EVER hatch? This is a story for all children eagerly awaiting a new sibling. 'When Baby wakes up, will she hop and jump?' 'Not yet, Kiwi Iti, these things take time.' Helen Taylor's gentle text and exquisitely detailed illustrations show that growing a family takes p...atience and love, but is oh-so-worth the wait. Also available in a te reo Maori edition, Pipi Kiwi.
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              ISBN 9780143773696
              Published AU 28 Apr 2020
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age 2-7 years
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              Nga Hoa Hoihoi o Kuwi
                 

              Nga Hoa Hoihoi o Kuwi (Paperback)

              By Quin, Kat; Papa, Pania

              • RRP: $18.50
              • $14.80
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              Te reo Maori translation of the bestselling title, "Kuwi's Rowdy Crowd" Kuwi the Kiwi attempts to find a moment of peace and quiet in the chaos of parenthood, but everywhere she turns the volume just gets louder. Tap-dancing tomtits, Karate-kicking kokako and other noisy native f...riends join in the rowdy fun, until Kuwi can't take any more... The quirky and quintessentially Kiwi illustrations will have both adults and children laughing out loud, with a humorous storyline familiar to parents everywhere. Young readers will be delighted by the fun noises they can make to match each illustration, and as they guess which creature will pop up next. The story also holds a heartwarming and subtle message about being happy with what you have.
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              ISBN 9780994136480
              Published AU 1 Sep 2019
              Publisher Illustrated Publishing
              Interest Age 5-8 years
              Series Kuwi the Kiwi
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              Pipi Kiwi
               

              Pipi Kiwi (Paperback)

              By Taylor, Helen

              • RRP: $17.99
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              Ahea RAWA pao ai te hua?This Maori-language story is for all children eagerly awaiting a new sibling. 'Kia oho a Pipi, ka pekepeke ia?' 'E kao, Kiwi Iti, taria te wa.' He korero ataahua mo te tatari kia puta, kia tupu te pepi hou. Ma nga tama me nga kotiro nohinohi e tatari ana k...ia tae mai to muri iho. Also available in English, titled Kiwi Baby.
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              ISBN 9780143774686
              Published AU 28 Apr 2020
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age 2-7 years
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              The Smelly Giant
               

              The Smelly Giant (Paperback)

              By Kurahau

              • RRP: $22.99
              • $18.39
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              Giant Toe Jam has a huge problem - his smelly feet. No one wants to be around him, and he's teased all the time. But Toe Jam has a big heart, and with his little friend, he does something extraordinary.

              ISBN 9781775503569
              Published AU 23 Oct 2019
              Publisher Huia Publishers
              Interest Age 5-8 years
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              TE RATAKA a Tama Hungoingoi: Diary of A Wimpy Kid te reo Maori edition
               

              TE RATAKA a Tama Hungoingoi: Diary of A Wimpy Kid te reo Maori edition (Paperback)

              By Kinney, Jeff

              • RRP: $16.50
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              "He kino ra te noho a te tamariki. Ko Greg Heffley tetahi e mohio pai ana ki tenei. Being a kid can really stink. And no one knows this better than Greg Heffley. In this brilliant translation of Jeff Kinney's bestselling Diary of a Wimpy Kid by Heni Jacob, twelve year old hero Ge...off Heffley is the Tama Hungoingoi (Wimpy Kid) of the title. He tells us all about his life in the original language of Aotearoa New Zealand, te reo Maori.A great book in any language, Te Rataka a Tama Hungoingoi is packed with laughter, gags, disasters, daydreams and plenty to keep young readers hooked until the very end"--Publisher information.
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              ISBN 9780143774266
              Published AU 3 Sep 2019
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age Children
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              Fish of Our Fathers
                 

              Fish of Our Fathers (Hardback)

              By Bacon, Ron; Jahnke, Robert

              • RRP: $18.99
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              This is the story of the oldest tohunga who promised the people he would build for them a canoe worthy of the name Te Ika-a-matua, the Fish of our Fathers.

              ISBN 9780859533010
              Released AU 1 Sep 1986
              Publisher Child's Play International
              Interest Age 6-12 years
              Series Child's Play Library
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              The Standing Strong House
                

              The Standing Strong House (Paperback)

              By Kahukiwa, Reina

              • RRP: $43.99
              • $39.59
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              • Pub Date
                10 Sep 20

              Both te reo Maori and English are presented in one redesigned edition. Based around the story of hapu Ngati Tu Maia, The Standing Strong House revolves around multiple generations, weaving their stories together in a way that celebrates tipuna, mokopuna, and kaitieki. Reina Kahuk...iwa's provides both the English and the te reo Maori text making this a wonderful reo resource for all.
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              ISBN 9780995117570
              Released AU 10 Sep 2020
              Publisher Upstart Press Ltd
              Interest Age Children
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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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              The Whale Rider
                

              The Whale Rider (Hardback, New title)

              Edited by Ihimaera, Witi

              • RRP: $32.99
              • $32.99
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              A mystical story of Maori culture The birth of a daughter - Kahu - breaks the lineage of a Maori tribe. Rejected by her grandfather, Kahu develops the ability to communicate with whales, echoing those of the ancient Whale Rider after whom she was named. This magical and mythical ...novel tells of the conflict between tradition and heritage, from the perspective of Kahu's grandfather, and Kahu's destiny to secure the tribe's future. Age 11+ Ideal for studying multi-cultural texts, gender and environmental issues. The beautifully poetic style and twin narrative lends itself to the analysis of language. To automatically receive all the latest news on New Windmills, why not sign-up for our Heinemann Literature eNewsletter?
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              ISBN 9780435131081
              Released AU 1 Mar 2005
              Publisher Pearson Education
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
              Series New Windmills KS3
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