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Traditional Maori Legends: Nga Tai Korero

Warren Pohatu

Published October 24th 2004
ISBN : 9781869488673
Paperback
32 pages
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 About the Book 

Nga Tai Korero means the currents of speech, a reference to the Maori tradition of oral storytelling. In this colourful book, Warren Pohatu retells in simple form fourteen Maori stories and myths that have been passed down over centuries -MoreNga Tai Korero means the currents of speech, a reference to the Maori tradition of oral storytelling. In this colourful book, Warren Pohatu retells in simple form fourteen Maori stories and myths that have been passed down over centuries - including old favourites like Maui and the Fish, Paikea and the Whale, Tutanekai and Hinemoa, Ngatoroirangi, Rona and the Moon, and Maui and the Sun. All the stories are accompanied by Pohatus vivid double-page illustrations.