Illustrated Māori myths and legends / Queenie Rikihana Hyland ; illustrated by Patrick Puru.

By: Rikihana, Queenie, 1948- [author.]Contributor(s): Puru, Patrick [illustrator.]Material type: TextTextPublication details: North Shore, N.Z. : Puffin, 2010Description: 104 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 26 cmISBN: 9780143504511; 0143504517; 9780143504511Uniform titles: Paki waitara. Subject(s): Māori (New Zealand people) -- Folklore -- Children's nonfiction | Legends -- New Zealand -- Children's nonfiction | Folklore -- New Zealand -- Children's nonfiction | PūrākauGenre/Form: Children's stories, Māori. DDC classification: 398.20993
Contents:
Introduction -- Māui, the demi-god. Māui's birth ; Māui meets his father, Makea-tū-tara ; Māui's magic weapon ; Māui tames the sun ; How Māui fished up Aotearoa ; How Māui stole fire from Mahuika ; The death of Māui -- Tautini-awhitia's journey in the seedpod canoe -- Ao-kehu and the taniwha Tūtae-poroporo -- Kōpūwai, the ogre of the Matau -- Te Kāpō the taniwha -- Patupaiarehe - the fairy people. Te Kanawa encounters the patupaiarehe ; Tāwhaitū is abducted by Whanawhana ; How Kahukura learnt netmaking from the fairies -- Hinemoa and Tūtānekai -- Tūrongo and Māhinārangi.
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Previously published: Auckland, N.Z. : Reed, 2003.

Introduction -- Māui, the demi-god. Māui's birth ; Māui meets his father, Makea-tū-tara ; Māui's magic weapon ; Māui tames the sun ; How Māui fished up Aotearoa ; How Māui stole fire from Mahuika ; The death of Māui -- Tautini-awhitia's journey in the seedpod canoe -- Ao-kehu and the taniwha Tūtae-poroporo -- Kōpūwai, the ogre of the Matau -- Te Kāpō the taniwha -- Patupaiarehe - the fairy people. Te Kanawa encounters the patupaiarehe ; Tāwhaitū is abducted by Whanawhana ; How Kahukura learnt netmaking from the fairies -- Hinemoa and Tūtānekai -- Tūrongo and Māhinārangi.

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