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Te waiata o Kauri / by Melinda Szymanik ; illustrated by Dominique Ford ; retold by Ngaere Roberts.

By: Szymanik, Melinda, 1963- [author.].
Contributor(s): Szymanik, Melinda, 1963-. Song of the Kauri | Roberts, Ngaere [author,, translator.] | Ford, Dominique, 1969- [illustrator.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookDescription: 1 volume (unpaged) : colour illustrations ; 25 cm.ISBN: 9781775432111 :.Uniform titles: Song of the Kauri. Māori Subject(s): Frontier and pioneer life -- New Zealand -- Fiction | New Zealand -- History -- Fiction | Māori language materials | Kauri -- Fiction | Māori (New Zealand people) -- Fiction. -- Fiction | Pakiwaitara | Kōrero paki mā ngā tamarikiGenre/Form: Children's stories, New Zealand.DDC classification: NZ823.3 Summary: "Told in the style of a Māori myth, this is the story of a young Kauri sapling as it grows and changes and watches the world around it evolve. From other plants, to birds, to Māori, to settlers, to industrialisation and beyond, and then when the Kauri is very old the birds will lift it up and carry it away"--Publisher information.
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Junior Māoritanga Hāwera LibraryPlus
Children's
Māoritanga SZYM (Browse shelf) Available i2133485
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Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:

Maori language edition. "Kauri danced with the wind. And the years passed." Cloaked in mist, warmed by the sun and stirred by a whirling wind, Kauri grows tall and wise through passing years and changing times. This is his song.

Picture story book for children.

"Told in the style of a Māori myth, this is the story of a young Kauri sapling as it grows and changes and watches the world around it evolve. From other plants, to birds, to Māori, to settlers, to industrialisation and beyond, and then when the Kauri is very old the birds will lift it up and carry it away"--Publisher information.

Junior, primary.

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