Purakau : Legends & Stories
Book cover art
onesian: “ could be my rendition of Mahuika, Maori goddess of fire… ”
Lesson description: Reading of the Seven Stars of Matariki, by the author, Toni Rolleston-Cummins. This video was made by Wellington City Libraries, in association with Huia Pub.
Teaching Myths and Legends:▶ Hatupatu and Kurangaituku - Maori Legend Animation…
How Maui Slowed the Sun : Paperback : Peter Gossage : 9780143505181
Papa and Rangi held each other in a tight embrace. "Papa and Rangi held each other in a tight embrace. In Māori mythology the primal couple Rangi and Papa (or Ranginui and Papatuanuku) appear in a creation myth explaining the origin of the world.
Stories For Children
Children's Books Writers
Four excitingly told and stunningly illustrated Maori stories for children aged by top New Zealand children's writer and illustrator Gavin Bishop.
Battle of the Mountains ~ Peter Gossage ( love the art n craft templates in the back of this book) Last in Line.: Picture Books: A few visuals.
The traditional legend of how Lake Wakatipu was formed, beautifully retold by Peter Gossage.