Pūrākau o Aotearoa: Te whakatautōnga a Māui i te Rā
Pūrākau o Aotearoa: Te whakatautōnga a Māui i te Rā – He mea korero anō nā Donovan Bixley, He mea whakamāori e Darryn Joseph rāua ko Keri Opai
This is the Māori version of Tales of Aotearoa: How Māui slowed the journey of the sun through the sky each day!
The traditional tale but with Donovan’s unique twist and trademark humour. The pictures are bright and bring their own level of humour to the book.
Dr Darryn Joseph ensures that the story is accurate and culturally appropriate and translates , along with Keri Opai, the story for the Te Reo edition.
Format: This book is a Paperback.
Language: This book is written in te reo Māori.
The English version is available here: Tales of Aotearoa: How Māui slowed the sun
Donovan Bixley has a great range of books available. Some included are a set of board books especially for babies. There are 8 in this collection:
There are 3 books in this series Pūrakau o Aotearoa for slightly older children. These are available in both te reo and English:
Two other titles available at Poi Princess with Donovans signature illustrations are