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Te Hīnga Ake a Māui i te Ika Whenua (Pūrākau o Aotearoa #1)

Te Hīnga Ake a Māui i te Ika Whenua (Pūrākau o Aotearoa #1)

Author: Donovan Bixley, Darryn Joseph rāua ko Keri Opai
$20.00(NZD)  inc GST
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Description

Donovan Bixley re-tells the story of Maui fishing up North Island! The traditional tale but with Donovan’s unique twist and trademark humour. The pictures will be bright and bring their own level of humour to the book. Darryn Joseph will ensure that the story is accurate and culturally appropriate, and will translate the story for the Te Reo edition.

Author description

Donovan Bixley is a household name for anyone with young children. He’s illustrated more than 100 books, published in 31 countries. His work has been awarded as a writer, illustrator and book designer.


Dr Darryn Joseph is a lecturer in te reo at Massey university. He has authored over 23 books; mainly textbooks and chapter books for Māori immersion education. He has won the Huia Short Stories Award for te reo Māori and the LIANZA Librarian Te Kura Pounamu Award for most distinguished contribution to literature for children and young adults written in Te Reo Māori.

Stock Information

General Fields

  • : 9781988516257
  • : Upstart Press Ltd
  • : Upstart Press Ltd
  • : August 2018
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : VFV
  • : Donovan Bixley, Darryn Joseph rāua ko Keri Opai
  • : Donovan Bixley