How Maui Slowed the Sun by Peter Gossage - Museums WellingtonTo have Tim speak at your school or event phone. Tim Waitai-Tipene was adopted into the Waitai-Tipene whanau as a toddler. Tim's immediate family were abusive and violent. His biological father was a convicted predator and violent offender who spent much of life behind bars. It was only with the extended whanau that Tim felt loved. Expelled from high school Tim went through a number of jobs, homes and relationships before he managed to find help to address his past.
Māui and the Sun
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Message Tim. Hanseni wants to help his mother and father but he's too little. The sun just moved so fast cause he had so much energy, but the Maori weren't happy with the gift of light and warmth that tye was providing and were selfish and decided that they had to bully the sun into slowing down and giving them what they wanted. Peter Gossage.
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Maui is a warrior known for his trickery and magic; he is both respected and revered thee his people. A poetic and moving tale by Tim Tipene, with evocative illustrations by Huhanna Smith. Rewa works at a job he doesn't enjoy. Blockhouse Bay Intermediate.
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Peter Gossage. 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.
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Welcome back. But possibly questionable as a children's story. Tales of Maui have been told by the Maori for thousands of years. Peter's first job on leaving school was at an advertising agency, and his drawings of Maori motifs on a television commercial drew wnd from a publisher.
The pen, ink and Growing up in Hawaii I remember hearing the tale of Maui dominating the sun. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Product code: Mrs Battleship.