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Kahukiwa, Robyn

ISBN 10: 0140509127 / ISBN 13: 9780140509120
Published by Penguin Books (NZ), 1994
Condition: Very Good Soft cover
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Title: Paikea

Publisher: Penguin Books (NZ)

Publication Date: 1994

Binding: Soft cover

Book Condition:Very Good

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Tells the story of Paikea's legendary journey across the sea from Hawaiki to Aotearoa. It shows how Paikea's mystical prowess could transform him into a taniwha, a tipua or a man. The author's version of the story of Paikea, an ancestor well-known throughout Polynesia, comes from Wiremu PoI tae, of Tokomaru Bay, who told it to William Colenso. Suggested level: junior, primary.

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