How Māui defied the Goddess of Death / Peter Gossage.Material type: TextPublication details: Auckland, N.Z. : Puffin, 2012.Description: 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 30 cmISBN:
- 398.208999442 23
|Item type||Current library||Collection||Call number||Status||Date due||Barcode||Item holds|
|Children's Māoritanga||Eltham LibraryPlus Children's||Māoritanga||398 MYTHS AND LEGENDS (Browse shelf(Opens below))||Available||I2181726|
|Children's nonfiction||Hāwera LibraryPlus Children's||Children's nonfiction||398 MYTHS & LEGENDS (Browse shelf(Opens below))||Available||I2117277|
Previously published: Reed, 2005.
The story of how Māui wonders what it would be like to live forever. He enters the Goddess of Death and discovers stars, heavens and the gods. Missing his people, he is sent home by the highest goddess, Rehua, who gives him the special gift of being able to transform himself. Suggested level: junior, primary.