Te hopu a Māui a te rā = How Māui slowed the sun / written and illustrated by Peter Gossage ; translated by Merimeri Penfold.

By: Gossage, Peter, 1946-2016 [author,, illustrator.]Contributor(s): Penfold, Merimeri, 1920-2014 [author,, translator.]Material type: TextTextLanguage: Maori, English Original language: English Publisher: Auckland, New Zealand : Picture Puffin, 2020Description: 1 volume of unnumbered pages : colour illustrations ; 30 cmContent type: text | still image Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9780143774877; 0143774875Other title: How Māui slowed the sun [Parallel title]Subject(s): Māori (New Zealand people) -- Folklore -- Children's nonfiction | Maui (Polynesian deity) -- Legends -- Children's nonfiction | Māui | Tama-nui-te-rā | Reorua | PūrākauDDC classification: 398.208999442 Summary: "He poto rawa nga ra, he roa rawa nga po. Oti ana i a Māui he whakaaro e ata rere ai te rai te rangi ... Faced with very short days and very long nights, Maui comes up with a plan to slow the Sun's passage through the sky"--Publisher information.
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Revives the original bilingual edition, substituting macrons for double vowels.

Picture story book for children.

"He poto rawa nga ra, he roa rawa nga po. Oti ana i a Māui he whakaaro e ata rere ai te rai te rangi ... Faced with very short days and very long nights, Maui comes up with a plan to slow the Sun's passage through the sky"--Publisher information.

Text in Māori and English.

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