The tunnel in our backyard / Malcolm Paterson ; illustrated by Hana Maihi.

By: Paterson, Malcolm, 1975- [author.]
Contributor(s): Maihi, Hana [illustrated.]
Material type: TextTextLanguage: English, Maori Series: Sharing our stories (Auckland, N.Z.): Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : colour illustrations ; 29 cmISBN: 9780947506049; 0947506047Subject(s): Māori (New Zealand people) -- History -- Children's picture books | Tunnels -- Children's picture books | Matariki | Tūpuna | Auckland (N.Z.) -- History -- Children's picture books | Cousins -- Children's picture books | Pakiwaitara | Kōrero neheGenre/Form: Children's stories, New Zealand. | Picture books for children. DDC classification: NZ823.3 Summary: Jennifer and her whānau travel to Te Atatu to help her cousin Tui move house to Mount Albert. The cousins discover the local history of the area when the adults plant seedlings along Oakley Creek. They learn about Matariki, and follow in the footsteps of the ancestor Ruarangi from Mount Albert down to Meola Reef in Point Chevalier.
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Picture story book for children.

Includes bibliographical references.

Jennifer and her whānau travel to Te Atatu to help her cousin Tui move house to Mount Albert. The cousins discover the local history of the area when the adults plant seedlings along Oakley Creek. They learn about Matariki, and follow in the footsteps of the ancestor Ruarangi from Mount Albert down to Meola Reef in Point Chevalier.

Junior, primary National Library of New Zealand.

In English with some Māori.

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