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The fish of Maui

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The fish of Maui – By Peter Gossage

Maui’s jealous brothers don’t want him to come fishing with them. Maui is cleverer than they are, however, and not only does he trick them, but he catches the best and biggest fish of all.

This is the story of how Maui fished up the North Island of New Zealand (Te Ika a Maui).

Format: This book is a Paperback

Language: This book is written in English

The Bilingual version is available here: Te-ika-a-Māui – The fish of Māui

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Maui went on many adventures. A few of these adventures also told by Peter Gossage include: How Maui slowed the sun, How Maui found his motherHow Maui found his father & the magic jawboneHow Maui found the secret of fire & How Maui defied the goddess of death. Also available are the above complete range of Maui stories, alongside more in one book: Maui & other Māori legends

Peter Gossage was the storyteller and illustrator of more than 20 books for children. His powerful retelling of Maori myths and legends have captivated the children of New Zealand for generations.

Other books available by Peter Gossage include:

In the beginning

I te timatanga

Battle of the mountains


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