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How Maui Slowed the Sun
Author: Peter Gossage

ISBN: 9780143771586
Format: Board Book
Number Of Pages: 32
Published: 30 October 2017
Country of Publication: NZ
Dimensions (cm): 20.8 x 14.9 x 1.9
Description:
Peter Gossage's much-loved retelling of this famous Maori myth is now available as a sturdy board book.

Faced with very short days and very long nights, Maui comes up with a plan to slow the Sun's passage through the sky.
Peter Gossage's much-loved retelling of this famous Maori myth has captivated young children for generations.

About the Author

Peter Gossage was the storyteller and illustrator of more than 20 books for children. His powerful retelling of Maori myths and legends have captivated the children of New Zealand for generations.

Peter's first job on leaving school was at an advertising agency, and his drawings of Maori motifs on a television commercial drew interest from a publisher. This led to a career retelling and illustrating Maori legends for children. He also worked as a display artist at the Auckland War Memorial Museum, and as a graphic designer and scenic artist at TV2.

With his first book How Maui-tiki-tiki-a-Taranga Found His Mother published in 1975, Peter's iconic illustration ...

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