Myths and Legends of Aotearoa : 15 timeless tales of New Zealand / retold byAnnie Rae Te Ake Ake ; paintings by young Kiwi artists.

By: Rae Te Ake Ake, Annie, 1942- [author.]Material type: TextTextPublication details: Auckland : Scholastic New Zealand, 2018Edition: New edDescription: 64 p. : col. ill., map, ports. ; 22 x 27 cmISBN: 9781775435235; 1775435237Subject(s): Māori (New Zealand people) -- Folklore -- Children's nonfiction | Māori mythology -- Children's nonfiction | Children's art -- New Zealand -- Children's nonfiction | Folklore -- New Zealand -- Children's nonfiction | Pūrākau
Contents:
The legend of the creation -- Uenuku and the mist maiden -- The great fish of Maui -- Rona and the moon -- The legend of Hinemoa and Tutanekai -- Rata and the totara tree -- The legend of Mauao -- Pania of the reef -- The legend of Waikaremoana -- Maui and the fingers of fire -- Hatupatu and the bird woman -- The lone fairy of Pirongia -- Maui and the Sun -- The Kuia and her faithful dog -- The battle of the mountains.
Summary: A retelling of traditional Maori myths and legends.
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First published: 1999.

The legend of the creation -- Uenuku and the mist maiden -- The great fish of Maui -- Rona and the moon -- The legend of Hinemoa and Tutanekai -- Rata and the totara tree -- The legend of Mauao -- Pania of the reef -- The legend of Waikaremoana -- Maui and the fingers of fire -- Hatupatu and the bird woman -- The lone fairy of Pirongia -- Maui and the Sun -- The Kuia and her faithful dog -- The battle of the mountains.

A retelling of traditional Maori myths and legends.

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