The Taniwha Of Wellington Harbour

The Taniwha Of Wellington Harbour

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Whataitai and Ngake are two taniwha who live in a beautiful lake. But one day Ngake breaks free to the ocean and leaves his friend behind. His actions have far - reaching consequences that shape the landscape of New Zealand's capital city. Discover the dramatic legend of how Wellington Harbour was created.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 32 pages
  • 53 x 267 x 2mm | 165g
  • Penguin Group (NZ)
  • Auckland, New Zealand
  • 0143504495
  • 9780143504498
  • 418,640

About Moira Wairama

Moira Wairama is a teacher, storyteller, playwright, poet and children's book author. Her picture book The Puppet Box won the 2006 Storylines Joy Cowley Award, and was recognised as a 2008 Storylines Notable Picture Book. Her book The Taniwha of Wellington Harbour was also recognised as a Storylines Notable Non Fiction Book for 2012. She lives in Wellington.
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