Maui and other Māori legends : 8 classic tales of Aotearoa / Peter Gossage.

By: Gossage, Peter, 1946-2016 [author,, illustrator.]
Material type: TextTextDescription: 208 pages : colour illustrations ; 28 cmISBN: 9780143309291; 0143309293Subject(s): Māori (New Zealand people) -- Folklore -- Children's nonfiction | Maui (Polynesian deity) -- Legends | Māui | Pukapuka whakaahua | Kōrero paki mā ngā tamariki | PūrākauGenre/Form: Children's stories, Māori. DDC classification: 398.208999442
Contents:
How Maui found his mother -- How Maui found his father and the magic jawbone -- The fish of Maui -- How Maui slowed the sun -- How Maui found the secret of fire -- How Maui defies the goddess of death -- Battle of the mountains -- Pania of the reef.
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Junior Māoritanga Eltham LibraryPlus
Children's
Māoritanga 398 MYTHS AND LEGENDS (Browse shelf) Available i2181684
Junior Māoritanga Pātea LibraryPlus
Children's
Māoritanga 398 MYTHS & LEGENDS (Browse shelf) Checked out 09/10/2019 I2159111
Junior Māoritanga Stratford
Children's
Children's Non Fiction 398.2 GOS (Browse shelf) Available (Available) A00786879
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Retelling of Māori legends for children.

How Maui found his mother -- How Maui found his father and the magic jawbone -- The fish of Maui -- How Maui slowed the sun -- How Maui found the secret of fire -- How Maui defies the goddess of death -- Battle of the mountains -- Pania of the reef.

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