Nga Taniwha I Te Whanga Nui A Tara (The Taniwha Of Wellington Harbour)

Author: Moira Wairama
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General Fields

  • : $20.00(NZD)
  • : 9780143504825
  • : Penguin Group New Zealand, Limited
  • : Puffin
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  • : January 2011
  • : .2 Centimeters X 23 Centimeters X 27.9 Centimeters
  • : New Zealand
  • : 20.0
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  • : books

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  • : colour illustrations
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  • : 32
  • : Moira Wairama
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  • : 398.20993
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  • : Bruce Potter
  • : Maori language ed.
  • : Paperback
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Barcode 9780143504825
9780143504825

Local Description

Available August 6th, 2019

Description

In ancient times in Aotearoa, there was a beautiful lake in which there dwelt two monstrous taniwha. Their names were Whataitai and Ngake.


Whataitai and Ngake are two taniwha living in a beautiful lake. But when Ngake gets bored and decides to break free to the ocean his actions have far reaching consequences and help shape the landscape of our capital city.


Discover the dramatic legend of how Wellington Harbour was created.

Awards

Finalist - LIANZA Te Kura Pounamu (te reo Māori) 2012