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Kua tae mai te Pō  by Sharon Holt

Kua tae mai te Pō

Sharon Holt

Book

"This book follows the traditional Christmas story, told simply in te reo Māori. The beautiful melody of the song that accompanies the book is a perfect match for the gorgeous illustrations."--Publisher's description.

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Ngā waka aituā  by Sharon Holt

Ngā waka aituā

Sharon Holt

Book

"This book teaches the Māori words for emergency vehicles — and includes some sirens! The illustrations reflect how those emergency vehicles look in a New Zealand setting, and give plenty of opportunities for children to make predictions about what m...

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Huia short stories. 13, Contemporary Māori fiction.

Huia short stories. 13, Contemporary Māori fiction.

Book

"Here are the best short stories from the Pikihuia Awards for Māori writers 2019 as judged by Scotty Morrison, Robyn Bargh, Tuehu Harris, Whiti Hereaka, Poia Rewi and Carol Hirschfeld. This competition, run by the Māori Literature Trust and Huia Publishers,...

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Colours around us = Ngā tae huri noa  by Katie Kool

Colours around us = Ngā tae huri noa

Katie Kool

Picture book

A blingual book in Māori and English featuring various colours found in nature and the everyday objects around us.

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Numbers around us  by Katie Kool

Numbers around us

Katie Kool

Picture book

A bilingual book in Māori and English featuring animals, birds and plants grouped in numbers up to ten.

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Shapes around us = Ngā āhuahanga huri noa  by Katie Kool

Shapes around us = Ngā āhuahanga huri noa

Katie Kool

Picture book

A board book in Māori and English featuring various shapes found in nature and everyday objects around us.

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Twinkle, twinkle, little star = Tīrama, tīrama, whetu riki e  by Renee Chin

Twinkle, twinkle, little star = Tīrama, tīrama, whetu riki e

Renee Chin

Picture book

"Who delivers mail to the birds of New Zealand? Join Ruru, the New Zealand native owl, while she delivers the mail to her avian friends like Tui and Piwakawaka at night . Discover which birds are nocturnal and track the Southern Cross constellation as...

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Te whakatautōnga a Māui i te Rā  by Donovan Bixley

Te whakatautōnga a Māui i te Rā

Donovan Bixley

Book

"Donovan Bixley re-tells the story of how Maui slowed the journey of the sun through the sky each day! The traditional tale but with Donovan's unique twist and trademark humour. The pictures are bright and bring their own level of humour to the book....

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Rugby 123 = Whutupōro tahi rua toru  by Thalia Kehoe Rowden

Rugby 123 = Whutupōro tahi rua toru

Thalia Kehoe Rowden

Picture book

"This rhyming counting book will be a hit with young sports fans. Young children will love counting one to ten, in this playfully illustrated rhyming book featuring rugby; from balls and boots to match officials and spectators "--Publisher informatio...

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My first words in Māori  by Stacey Morrison

My first words in Māori

Stacey Morrison

Book

"Equips your whanau with the first words you need to speak te reo at home together. With lively pictures labelled in Māori and English, each page introduces the concepts and words children use as they first begin to talk, get to know people and explore...

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How Maui slowed the sun  by Donovan Bixley

How Maui slowed the sun

Donovan Bixley

Book

"Donovan Bixley re-tells the story of how Maui slowed the journey of the sun through the sky each day! The traditional tale but with Donovan's unique twist and trademark humour. The pictures are bright and bring their own level of humour to the book....

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Adventures of Tupaia  by Courtney Sina Meredith

Adventures of Tupaia

Courtney Sina Meredith

Book

"The incredible story of Tupaia, Tahitian priest navigator, who sailed on board the Endeavour with Captain Cook on his first voyage to Aotearoa. Follow Tupaia as he grows up in Ra'iatea, becoming a high-ranking 'arioi and master navigator. Join him as...

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Te hei tiki  by Dougal Austin

Te hei tiki

Dougal Austin

Book

Of all Maori personal adornments, the human figure pendants known as hei tiki are the most famous, highly prized and culturally iconic. This book examines and celebrates the long history of hei tiki and the enduring cultural potency of these taonga or...

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Waiata/anthems

Waiata/anthems

Music CD

"Waiata / Anthems collection features Aotearoa musical icons performing their songs in Te Reo Māori. Such notable names as Bic Runga, Tami Neilson, TEEKS, Hātea Kapa Haka and more re-interpreted and recorded their songs in collaboration with Sir Tīmoti...

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Māori at work  by Scotty author. Morrison

Māori at work

Scotty author. Morrison

Book

"A simple, practical and engaging guide to using the Maori language in and around your workplace. Maori at Work offers phrases and tips for greetings and welcoming people, emails and letters, speeches and social media, with specific chapters on the o...

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Te rataka a tama hungoingoi  by Jeff author. Kinney

Te rataka a tama hungoingoi

Jeff author. Kinney

Book

"He kino ra te noho a te tamariki. Ko Greg Heffley tetahi e mohio pai ana ki tenei. Being a kid can really stink. And no one knows this better than Greg Heffley. In this brilliant translation of Jeff Kinney's bestselling Diary of a Wimpy Kid by Heni ...

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Native son  by Witi Ihimaera

Native son

Witi Ihimaera

Book

"This is the second memoir of a remarkable Maori writer and of the living myths that inspired him at the beginning of his career. Look at him, the young man on the cover. The year is 1972, he is 28, his first book is about to be published, and he has...

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He puna kupu, he manawa aa-whenua Waikato-Tainui.

He puna kupu, he manawa aa-whenua Waikato-Tainui.

Book

"The first ever Māori dictionary specific to the Waikato-Tainui dialect"--Publisher information.

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The Māori archaeology of Te Raki Paewhenua/North Shore  by David Veart

The Māori archaeology of Te Raki Paewhenua/North Shore

David Veart

Book

"Dave’s presentation focussed on the archaeological sites of the Devonport – Takapuna peninsula, of which there are hundreds. When Pākeha began to settle in the Devonport area, settlers lived side by side with local hapu who had stone walled gardens ...

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Whatu manawa  by Matekino Lawless

Whatu manawa

Matekino Lawless

Book

This exhibition showcases signatures works, chosen from a comprehensive collection of kete dating from the 1980s to the present, along side kakahu and whariki. It is the first solo presentation of weaving by renowned weaver Matekino Lawless (Tainui),...

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Whakarongo ki ō tūpuna = Listen to your ancestors  by Darryn Joseph

Whakarongo ki ō tūpuna = Listen to your ancestors

Darryn Joseph

Picture book

"As a wise teacher grows older, she encouages her students to learn from the example of famous ancestors. She gives the next generation simple messages of days gone by: getting into nature, letting go of anger, anxiety and stress, and standing strong...

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He kare-ā-roto  by Leonie Pihama

He kare-ā-roto

Leonie Pihama

Book

"This publication 'Kare-ā-roto: Māori emotions' provides examples of the role of whakataukī within the contect of understanding Māori expressions of emotions. Whakataukī provide us with a mode of traditional oral language transmission that brings for...

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Whatu kākahu = Māori cloaks

Whatu kākahu = Māori cloaks

Book

"In this revised edition, a new chapter celebrates stunning contemporary kākahu that have come into the Te Papa collection since 2011. It also discusses the care and continuity of Māori cloak weaving from the viewpoint of weaving practitioners, researchers...

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Te whatu tāniko  by Sidney M. Mead

Te whatu tāniko

Sidney M. Mead

Book

"Sir Hirini Moko Mead's book on taniko weaving, Te Whatu Taniko, Taniko Weaving: Tradition and Technique is recognised as a key reference work to this important tradition of Maori craft. First published in 1958 and in its previous edition in 1999, the...

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Wharekahika  by L. (Lloyd) Lawson

Wharekahika

L. (Lloyd) Lawson

Book

This book tells the history of Wharekahika and includes stories of geology, sports, war, education and biographies of whanau from Wharekahika/Hicks Bay area. The information is largely gathered from kaumatua throughout the rohe.

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Introduction to criminological thought  by Trevor Bradley

Introduction to criminological thought

Trevor Bradley

Book

"The third edition of Introduction to Criminological Thought is a comprehensive update and revision of the second edition. It reports on new and important developments in criminology in both policy and practice. It is specifically focused on, and draws...

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Māori tribes of New Zealand.

Māori tribes of New Zealand.

Book

"Explore the diversity of New Zealand through the stories and history of the Māori people. Beautifully illustrated, with maps of each tribal area, this book is ideal for those who want to know more about Aotearoa and the people who live here."--Publi...

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My body  by Donovan Bixley

My body

Donovan Bixley

Picture book

"When you look in the mirror, what do you see? Learn the words for parts of your body and practise in both English and te reo Māori"--Back cover.

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Under the sea  by Donovan author. Bixley

Under the sea

Donovan author. Bixley

Picture book

"A fun and engaging collection of all your favorite creatures found in the sea in English and te reo Māori"--Back cover.

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Te rātaka a tētahi kōhine  by Anne Frank

Te rātaka a tētahi kōhine

Anne Frank

Book

"Diary of Anne Frank from 12 June 1942 to 1 August 1944 while she, her family and four other Jews were in hiding in Amsterdam from the Nazi German occupiers of the Netherlands, during World War 2"--Publisher information.

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He huarākau  by Sharon Holt

He huarākau

Sharon Holt

Picture book

A children's song introducing Māori language vocabulary for different kinds of fruits, and promoting healthy eating.

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Picture dictionary  by Sharon Holt

Picture dictionary

Sharon Holt

Book

Picture dictionary for children introducing words and phrases in te reo Māori. Includes pronunciation tips.

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Prophecy on the river  by Judith Hoch

Prophecy on the river

Judith Hoch

Book

Lights with no apparent source, heating her back while she walks along a riverbank, initiate American anthropologist Judith Hoch into an inspiring process of spiritual renewal. In this vividly written memoir, Judith describes what happened when she and...

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A conversation with my country  by Alan Duff

A conversation with my country

Alan Duff

Book

"Returned from living in France, he views his country with fresh eyes, as it is now: homing in on the crises in parenting, our prisons, education and welfare systems, and a growing culture of entitlement that entraps Pakeha and Māori alike"--Publishe...

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When Toawaka met Cook  by Richard (Historian) Gates

When Toawaka met Cook

Richard (Historian) Gates

Book

"An account of 12 extraordinary days in November 1769, when James Cook and his Endeavour crew met Ngāti Hei chief Toawaka and his people in Mercury Bay, Coromandel, in a historic and groundbreaking encounter between Māori and European civilisations"-...

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123  by Lynley Dodd

123

Lynley Dodd

Picture book

"Learn to count tatau in Māori and English with the help of mischievous Hairy Maclary and his rollicking gang of friends"--Page 4 of cover.

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Colours  by Lynley Dodd

Colours

Lynley Dodd

Picture book

"Learn ngā tae, all the colours of the rainbow, in Māori and English with the help of mischievous Hairy Maclary and his rollicking gang of friends"--Page 4 of cover.

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Tangata whenua

Tangata whenua

Book

"The story begins with the migration of ancestral peoples out of South China, some 5,000 years ago. Moving through the Pacific, these early voyagers arrived in Aotearoa early in the second millennium AD, establishing themselves as tangata whenua in the...

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The Hikairo schema  by Angus H. Macfarlane

The Hikairo schema

Angus H. Macfarlane

Book

This adaptable guide invites kaiako to rethink approaches to engaging tamariki, re-envisage the teacher/learner dynamic, revise old habits, and reconfigure learning environments to acknowledge and embrace cultural differences. Kaiako can use the Hikairo...

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The girls in the kapa haka  by Angie Belcher

The girls in the kapa haka

Angie Belcher

Picture book

New Zealand's favourite story celebrating all aspects of kapa haka is fun for the whole whanau to read together! These are the poi that circled and twirled above the heads of the singing girls who wore the piupiu that swished and swirled, made from the...

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The Treaty of Waitangi by Toby Morris

The Treaty of Waitangi

Toby Morris

Graphic novel

"Dual-language, flip-book, graphic-novel-style non-fiction about about the Treaty of Waitangi developed for a general audience"--Publisher information.

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Te kūmara  by Wiremu Tāwhai

Te kūmara

Wiremu Tāwhai

Book

"At the start of 2012 Enviroschools completed production on two educational resources to share knowledge of traditional Maori practices in the cultivation, harvesting and storage of kumara. The resources are designed as a complementary package compro...

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Kei Tua o te Pae Hui proceedings  by N.Z.) Kei Tua o te Pae Hui (3rd : 2015 : Ōtaki

Kei Tua o te Pae Hui proceedings

N.Z.) Kei Tua o te Pae Hui (3rd : 2015...

Book

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Maori markings  by Crispin Howarth

Maori markings

Crispin Howarth

Book

The Maori art of ta moko, skin marking, has existed for centuries and, although it likely comes from the Polynesian art of tatau, it is a unique cultural expression of identity distinct to Aotearoa New Zealand. The word "tatau" quickly became the wor...

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Te pūtake o te riri

Te pūtake o te riri

Book

"The New Zealand Wars is a sensitive subject for many people but there is no reason to pretend they did not happen. It is about being brave and facing our colourful history as a nation. By understanding the past we are better able to build a solid fo...

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The clay woman  by Xoë Hall

The clay woman

Xoë Hall

Book

"Tāne Māhuta created the many wonders of nature that surround us today, but human life eludes him. As he sculpts the form of a woman from the sacred red earth of Papatūānuku, Tāne Māhuta can't being to imagine what he is about to discover and all the...

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Rongoā rākau = Māori herbal medicine  by Donna Kerridge

Rongoā rākau = Māori herbal medicine

Donna Kerridge

Book

"Traditional Māori medicine is dynamic in that it attends to the whole person and their relationship to their environment. The practice of rongoā rākau or plant medicines is a way in which we can reconnect with the world. It is an apportunity to see ...

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Twinkle, twinkle Matariki  by Rebecca Larsen

Twinkle, twinkle Matariki

Rebecca Larsen

Picture book

"Pukeko, Kiwi and Hoiho want to fly very high. Join them as they blast off to explore the nine stars of Matariki"--Back cover.

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Blitz Hospital  by Penny Starns

Blitz Hospital

Penny Starns

Book

"As the German Luftwaffe subjected Britain’s major cities and ports to unremitting waves of aerial bombardment, doctors, nurses and first aiders constantly risked their lives to give urgent treatment to the severely wounded. Over 80,000 casualties ...

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Whitiki! Whiti! Whiti! E!  by Monty Soutar

Whitiki! Whiti! Whiti! E!

Monty Soutar

Book

"From a population of 50,000, more than 2200 Maori fought in the First World War; more than 330 of them died. They served in Egypt, Malta, Gallipoli, France, Belgium and England between 1914 and 1919, mainly in the Maori Contingent and its successors,...

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My body for Kiwi babies  by Matthew Williamson

My body for Kiwi babies

Matthew Williamson

Picture book

"All baby's first words for the body in English and Māori"--Publisher information.

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Animals for Kiwi babies  by Matthew Williamson

Animals for Kiwi babies

Matthew Williamson

Picture book

"Baby's first words for the most commonly encountered animals in Aotearoa, in English and Māori"--Publisher information.

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Te manu moata  by Julie Burgess-Manning

Te manu moata

Julie Burgess-Manning

Book

"He whēuaua te rere me ngā parirau pakupaku, - i whānau wawe mai a Peri ki tēnei ao, me te aha, me tino whai āwahina ia. E wawata noa ana ia ki te hāro iho i te repo pēnei i te kōtuku - ka pahawa rānei i a ia te rere? Ka rere rānei ia i te rā e rere ai...

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Ko Flit, te Tīrairaka, me ngā Hēki Muna  by Katherine Q. (Katherine Quin) Merewether

Ko Flit, te Tīrairaka, me ngā Hēki Muna

Katherine Q. (Katherine Quin) Merew...

Picture book

Flit has found some eggs ... but whose could they be? It is a misty morning in the forest. Flit the fantail chick is practising his landings. Flap, flop, slip, FLIP. Flit slips on something slippery and round. He has stumbled upon eight rubbery white...

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Liturgies of the Eucharist = Ngā Hākari Tapu  by author Anglican Church in Aotearoa New Zealand and Polynesia

Liturgies of the Eucharist = Ngā Hākari Tapu

author Anglican Church in Aotearoa New...

Book

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Toataiao  by Wiki Papa

Toataiao

Wiki Papa

Book

"A bilingual guide to the living ecosystem of Maungatautari / Sanctuary Mountain. This book encourages our tamariki to be aware of environmental protection and biotic communities."--aotearoabooks.co.nz

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The promise of Puanga  by Kirsty Wadsworth

The promise of Puanga

Kirsty Wadsworth

Picture book

"There is a bright new star in the winter sky -- Puanga, cousin to the Matariki sisters. Each year, she appears to the people of Aotearoa, a special sign (for those unable to see Matariki) that winter and the Māori new year are coming. With themes of...

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The marae visit  by Rebecca (Children's librarian) Beyer

The marae visit

Rebecca (Children's librarian) Beye...

Picture book

When the class visits the marae they have lots to learn and lots to do. And they have lots of fun! This is a wonderful story about what to expect when visiting a marae.

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Kawariki and Tutira  by Jephson Gibbs

Kawariki and Tutira

Jephson Gibbs

Book

A retelling of a traditional Māori tale, in which Kawariki's lover Tutira is transformed into a shark by her angry father. Sea and shore introduces factual information about ocean resources of New Zealand.

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Toitū te pūoro by Al (Musician) Fraser

Toitū te pūoro

Al (Musician) Fraser

Music CD

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The New Zealand Wars = Ngā Pakanga o Aotearoa  by Vincent O'Malley

The New Zealand Wars = Ngā Pakanga o Aotearoa

Vincent O'Malley

Book

The New Zealand Wars were a series of conflicts that profoundly shaped the course and direction of our nation's history. Fought between the Crown and various groups of Maori between 1845 and 1872, the wars touched many aspects of life in nineteenth century...

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He puāwaitanga o ngā tamariki  by Tim Jellyman

He puāwaitanga o ngā tamariki

Tim Jellyman

Book

"Child wellbeing is widely held as an aspiration of society. Not surprisingly, health policies commonly set out to improve wellbeing across the population. Health and developmental indicators collate individual measurements to describe population status...

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He atua wahine at the source of ancient Maori healing in Aotearoa, New Zealand  by Charlotte Mildon

He atua wahine at the source of ancient Maori healing in Aotearoa, New Zealand

Charlotte Mildon

Book

This book is designed to support parents as first teachers, grandparents and teachers of Maori in Early Childhood, Kohanga Reo, Primary, Kura Kaupapa, Secondary education and Te Whare Wananga in New Zealand. The book presents some of the teachings of...

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Bringing culture into care  by Bradford Haami

Bringing culture into care

Bradford Haami

Book

"Over the past two decades, New Zealand health care has grown more culturally aware, slowly incorporating practices that better cater to the needs of Māori. Bradford Haami chronicles this health care evolution by telling the story of Amohaere Tangitu,...

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Pūrākau

Pūrākau

Book

"Ancient Māori creation myths, portrayals of larger-than-life heroes and tales of engrossing magical beings have endured through the ages. Some hail back to Hawaiki, some are firmly grounded in New Zealand and its landscape. Through countless generations,...

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Stand by me  by Venetia Sherson

Stand by me

Venetia Sherson

Book

The book documents our refuge's remarkable pathway over 30 years. It is about an organisation that supports beaten and abused women and children; this work is underpinned by our founding kaupapa of unconditional kindness and non-judgement. As the problem...

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The meaning of trees  by Robert Vennell

The meaning of trees

Robert Vennell

Book

"Atreasure trove of unique, bizarre and wonderful plants, The Meaning of Trees explores the myriad ways in which New Zealand's extraordinary flora has been used in cuisine, crafts, medicine and culture, providing everything from seafaring canoes and ...

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Riro whenua atu  by Dione Payne

Riro whenua atu

Dione Payne

Book

This book is about Maori land confiscation in the 1960s through facilitated alienation of allegedly unproductive Maori land under the Maori Affairs Act of 1953. The book explains how government agencies utilised a range of measures to evict Maori owners...

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Expanding world, new country  by Graeme Ball

Expanding world, new country

Graeme Ball

Book

"The first section of Expanding World, New Country, (EWNC) tracks the transformation from the earliest origins in the long-range Polynesian migrations, which brought the ancestors of the Maori to New Zealand. The text draws on the latest scientific,....

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Purū kororā pōuri  by Norah Wilson

Purū kororā pōuri

Norah Wilson

Picture book

Ruru the Morepork tries to comfort Blue the Penguin when Blue is sad, but discovers that it's not always easy to take care of someone.

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Ake ake kia kaha e!  by Wira Gardiner

Ake ake kia kaha e!

Wira Gardiner

Book

A truly unique insight into the impact the Second World War had on the iwi of the central North Island and Bay of Plenty districts (including Te Arawa, Ngati Tuwharetoa, Tuhoe, Whanau-a-Apanui, Ngati Maru and Ngati Paoa) focusing on the region's war effort...

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Conversations about indigenous rights

Conversations about indigenous rights

Book

The UN declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples is a deeply significant document. In 2007, then UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon described its signing as an "historic moment when UN Member States and indigenous peoples reconciled with their pa...

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Te Haka a Tānerore  by Reina Kahukiwa

Te Haka a Tānerore

Reina Kahukiwa

Book

Story about the first haka, as a dance performed by the young boy Tānerore for his mother.

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Te Haka a Tānerore  by Reina Kahukiwa

Te Haka a Tānerore

Reina Kahukiwa

Book

Story about the first haka, as a dance performed by the young boy Tānerore for his mother.

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The world around us = Te taiao huri noa  by Katie Kool

The world around us = Te taiao huri noa

Katie Kool

Picture book

"It's a big wide world out there, full of curiosities and wonderments that catch the eyes of Kiwi kids. This latest book from the dynamic duo of Katie Kool and Cindy Tan showcases delightful illustrations of familiar items with their English and Te Reo...

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Celebrating Matariki  by Jill MacGregor

Celebrating Matariki

Jill MacGregor

Book

Tamarau and his friends share some ideas and activities to celebrate the season of Matariki in the classroom.

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Living among the Northland Māori  by Antoine Garin

Living among the Northland Māori

Antoine Garin

Book

A French Marist priest, Father Antoine Garin was sent to run the remote Mangakahia mission station on the banks of the Wairoa River. Living Among the Northland Māori is Garin's diary recording his experiences from 1844 to 1846 as he gets to know the Māori...

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Weaving a large container from New Zealand flax  by Ali Brown

Weaving a large container from New Zealand flax

Ali Brown

Book

" ... Contains detailed, illustrated instructions for weaving a large container using whole flax leaves and diagonal weaving. This is a unique use of the whole of the flax leaf and this style was traditionally used for vegetable gathering baskets."--

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Ngoingoi Pēwhairangi  by Tānia Ka'ai

Ngoingoi Pēwhairangi

Tānia Ka'ai

Book

"Ngoingoi Pēwhairangi was a highly respected leader from Te Whānau-a-Ruataupare at Tokomaru Bay who was passionate about the revitalisation and flourishing of the Māori world. She actively introduced initiatives in education, language and the arts and...

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Matariki by Libby Hakaraia

Matariki

Libby Hakaraia

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Ko Barney me te hipi kore ingoa  by John Carr

Ko Barney me te hipi kore ingoa

John Carr

Book

"Barney, the SPCA man, must rescue a sheep that has escaped from a farm. The sheep doesn’t want to be rescued so Barney must use all his wits and strength to succeed."--Publisher's description.

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He whānau hou tō Storm  by John Carr

He whānau hou tō Storm

John Carr

Book

"Storm used to spend his days chained to kennel till his life was changed by a bolt of lightning and a girl with friendly eyes."--Publisher's description.

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Te mate o tā Sione spaghetti  by John Carr

Te mate o tā Sione spaghetti

John Carr

Book

"Sione’s pet rabbit has a problem. Sione’s solution involves a pack of raging rhinos, but will it work?"--Publisher's description.

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Tōni, te Poni whakangahau  by John Carr

Tōni, te Poni whakangahau

John Carr

Book

"Toni is hired for children’s rides but her owner is not taking good care of her. When Sammy and her dad notice this, they get her to the SPCA."--Publisher's description.

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Te oraiti a Garry te Pirikoti  by John Carr

Te oraiti a Garry te Pirikoti

John Carr

Book

"Garry escapes to a garden where he does lots of exciting goaty things. Unfortunately, he finds himself hanging from a clothesline. Will anyone rescue him?"--Publisher's description.

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Tāne Mahuta has a forest = He wao tā Tāne Mahuta  by Rebecca Larsen

Tāne Mahuta has a forest = He wao tā Tāne Mahuta

Rebecca Larsen

Picture book

"Pūkeko, Kiwi and Hōiho go for a walk through the forest. Join them while they explore, perform actions and sing"--Back cover.

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Te kiore i te hokomaha  by John Carr

Te kiore i te hokomaha

John Carr

Book

"A girl and her mother go to the mall to buy shoes. They leave with a shoebox with a toilet roll and a mouse inside. What will happen next?"--Publisher's description.

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Airini Karauria  by Evelyn Fearn

Airini Karauria

Evelyn Fearn

Book

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Ko tōku whānau = My family  by Katie Kool

Ko tōku whānau = My family

Katie Kool

Picture book

Come and meet the members of this special family.

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Ka aroha a Sam Rāua ko Charlie ki a Pudding  by John Carr

Ka aroha a Sam Rāua ko Charlie ki a Pudding

John Carr

Book

When an abandoned cat who lives under the sports shed at their school gets into trouble, Sam and Charlie have to help out.

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Te rōpū kainuku pai  by John Carr

Te rōpū kainuku pai

John Carr

Book

"A child helps settle Noah the cat when the family move to a new house in another city."--Publisher's description.

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Titiro ki ngā mahi ka taeae ahau! = Look at what I can do!  by Katie Kool

Titiro ki ngā mahi ka taeae ahau! = Look at what I can do!

Katie Kool

Picture book

Come and see all the activites this family can do.

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Ka taea e aha u= I can  by Katie Kool

Ka taea e aha u= I can

Katie Kool

Picture book

A young girl discovers she can do all sorts of activities around the home.

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E toro haere ana mātau = We are going places  by Katie Kool

E toro haere ana mātau = We are going places

Katie Kool

Picture book

A young child visits various places with her parents.

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Treaty of Waitangi Hui, Waitangi, 4-6 February,1985  by N.Z.) Treaty of Waitangi Hui (1985 : Waitangi

Treaty of Waitangi Hui, Waitangi, 4-6 February,1985

N.Z.) Treaty of Waitangi Hui (1985 :...

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