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Taming the sun : four Maori myths / Gavin Bishop.

By: Bishop, Gavin, 1946- [author.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Auckland, New Zealand : Random House New Zealand, 2004Description: 48 pages : colour illustrations ; 29 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 1869416120; 9781869790349 (pbk.).Subject(s): Maori (New Zealand people) -- Folklore -- Juvenile literature | Legends -- New Zealand -- Juvenile literature | Folklore -- New Zealand -- Juvenile literature | Māori -- Legends -- Juvenile literature | Māori -- Folklore -- Juvenile literature | Mythology, Maori -- Juvenile literature | Maori (New Zealand people) -- Mythology And Legends -- Juvenile literature | Maori (New Zealand people) -- Myths and legends -- Juvenile literature | Maori (New Zealand people) -- Folklore -- Juvenile fiction | Legends -- New Zealand -- Juvenile fiction | PūrākauGenre/Form: Children's nonfiction.DDC classification: 398.20993
Contents:
Māui and the sun -- Kahu and the taniwha -- Māui and the big fish -- Rona and the moon.
Awards: New Zealand Post Book Awards for Children & Young Adults 2005 Finalist.
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Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:

Written and illustrated by well-known children's writer and illustrator Gavin Bishop, Taming the Sun contains four stories, including two well-known legends (Mauui And The Sun and Maui And The Big Fish) and two less well-known legends (Rona And The Moon and Kahu The Taniwha).

New Zealand author.

Māui and the sun -- Kahu and the taniwha -- Māui and the big fish -- Rona and the moon.

Junior, primary.

New Zealand Post Book Awards for Children & Young Adults 2005 Finalist.

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