Astromancer : the rising of Matariki / Witi Ihimaera.

By: Ihimaera, Witi Tame, 1944- [author,, editor.]Material type: TextTextPublisher: Auckland, New Zealand : Puffin, 2022Description: 62 pages : colour illustrations ; 25 cmContent type: text | still image Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9780143776154; 0143776150Uniform titles: Te Kokorangi. English Subject(s): Girls -- Children's picture books | Boys -- Children's picture books | Apprentices -- Children's picture books | New Year -- New Zealand -- Children's picture books | Lunar calendars -- New Zealand -- Children's picture books | Pakiwaitara | Matariki (Tātai whetū) | Pūrākau | Kōrero paki mā ngā tamariki | Ākonga | Maramataka | Pukapuka whakaahua | Pleiades -- Children's picture booksGenre/Form: Children's stories, New Zealand. | Children's stories, Māori. | Picture books for children. DDC classification: NZ823.3 Summary: "The Astromancer is looking for four new apprentices to learn about Matariki and the Maramataka calendar. She chooses three boys and an orphan girl, Aria, who will come only if she can bring her smelly dog. Aria, though, is bored by the lessons, and she doesn't want to be told what to do. But these are dangerous times, and Ruatapu the Ravenous is about to threaten the safety of the whole tribe. Will Aria step up to save them?--Publisher information.
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Children's Picture Books I (Browse shelf (Opens below)) Available i2220808
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Children's Fiction IHI (Browse shelf (Opens below)) Available A00907726
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Picture story book for children.

"The Astromancer is looking for four new apprentices to learn about Matariki and the Maramataka calendar. She chooses three boys and an orphan girl, Aria, who will come only if she can bring her smelly dog. Aria, though, is bored by the lessons, and she doesn't want to be told what to do. But these are dangerous times, and Ruatapu the Ravenous is about to threaten the safety of the whole tribe. Will Aria step up to save them?--Publisher information.

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