He Mihi Nui mō Taringa-Kore! / nā Kyle Mewburn ; nā Deborah Hinde ngā whakaahua ; nā Kāterina Te Heikōkō Mataira ngā kupu Māori.

By: Mewburn, Kyle, 1963- [author.]Contributor(s): Mataira, Katarina, 1932-2011 [illustrator,, translator.] | Hinde, Deborah, 1957- [author,, illustrator.]Material type: TextTextLanguage: Maori Original language: English Publisher: Auckland, Aotearoa : Scholastic, 2011Description: 32 p. : col. ill. ; 25 cmISBN: 9781775430100 Other title: He Mihi Nui mō Taringa-Kore!Subject(s): Elephants -- Children's picture books | Jungle animals -- Children's picture books | Self-acceptance -- Children's picture books | PakiwaitaraGenre/Form: Children's stories, New Zealand. | Picture books for children. DDC classification: NZ823.2 Summary: A young elephant is born without proper ears so he is called No-Ears by the other elephants. His jungle friends do not mind he has no ears but the young elephant wants to have ears like the rest. Unsuccessfully he tries to make replacement ears out of feathers; leaves and even branches. When one of the older elephants falls and gets stuck. Only No-Ears is able to get in the hole and pull him out.
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Picture story book for children in Māori.

A young elephant is born without proper ears so he is called No-Ears by the other elephants. His jungle friends do not mind he has no ears but the young elephant wants to have ears like the rest. Unsuccessfully he tries to make replacement ears out of feathers; leaves and even branches. When one of the older elephants falls and gets stuck. Only No-Ears is able to get in the hole and pull him out.

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