Weriweri / nā Manu Te Awa ngā kōrero ; nā Josh Morgan ngā pikitia.Material type: TextSeries: Koiri: Description: 70 pages : colour illustrations ; 21 cmISBN: 9781775502135Subject(s): Hoaxes -- Fiction | Māori language materials | Koroua | Mokopuna | Pohewa | Kōrero paki | Taniwha | Family life -- Children's fiction | Grandfathers -- Children's fiction | Grandparent and child -- Children's fiction | Pakiwaitara | Kōrero paki mā ngā tamarikiGenre/Form: Children's stories, New Zealand. | Children's stories, Māori. DDC classification: 899.4423
Novel for children in Māori.
Published for the Ministry of Education.
Te taniwha -- Pihi koi -- Te tiki pepa -- Nohoanga taniwha -- Haerenga toa -- Reo taniwha -- Kaitoa!
"He tangata teka, he tangata hīanga a Koro. He pai ki a ia te mahi māminga ki ana mokopuna. Kua hanga māminga anō a Koro, engari pea he māminga nui ake i tāna i whakaaro ai"--Publisher's website.
Grandpa is a mischievous man who likes telling fibs. He enjoys playing tricks on his grandchildren. In this story, he sets up another hoax, but this might be a bigger deception than he had thought, and the joke is on him.
Primary National Library of New Zealand.