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Kahukiwa, Robyn

Overview
Works: 90 works in 209 publications in 3 languages and 2,564 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Picture books  Folklore  History  Exhibition catalogs  Stories in rhyme  Songs  Legends  Pictorial works 
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Classifications: ND1108.K34, NZ823.2
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Most widely held works about Robyn Kahukiwa
 
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The Kuia and the spider by Patricia Grace( Book )

13 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in English and Maori and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prentverhaal in de Maori-sfeer over een oude vrouw en een spin, die een wedstrijd doen wie het beste kan weven en dat door hun kleinkinderen willen laten uitmaken
Paikea by Robyn Kahukiwa( Book )

13 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and Maori and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story about a whale who saves a boy from being killed
Watercress tuna and the children of Champion Street by Patricia Grace( Book )

8 editions published between 1984 and 2005 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tuna [Eel] with a magic throat bounces out of Cannons Creek in Porirua, then flies in and out of the houses in nearby Champion Street distributing magic gifts including items from the Maori and various Pacific Island cultures to the children. Suggested level: junior, primary
Toi wahine : the worlds of Maori women( Book )

5 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The koroua and the mauri stone by Robyn Kahukiwa( Book )

8 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and Maori and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A koroua builds a kite to help find the mauri stone that protects the life force of the trees, insect and bird life of the hills
The forgotten taniwha by Robyn Kahukiwa( Book )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and Maori and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The people who live in the pā below his cave call him Ngākau Pono, Loyal Heart, and he has been looking after the people for hundreds of years. When the Pākehā arrive in New Zealand, Ngākau Pono's people start to leave the pā. With no one left to look after, the taniwha sleeps for weeks and months and years until, finally, the sound of the karanga wakes him. The people have returned to the pā and he is not the forgotten taniwha any more. Suggested level: junior
Oriori : a Māori child is born - from conception to birth by Robyn Kahukiwa( Book )

3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poems
Matatuhi by Robyn Kahukiwa( Book )

4 editions published in 2006 in Maori and English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mata was adopted into a Pakeha family and knows very little about her Māori heritage. But then one day Mata's class visits the museum. What she discovers there will change her life forever. Suggested level: junior, primary
The pumpkin by Joy Cowley( Book )

6 editions published between 1982 and 1998 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A learn-to-read story about growing a pumpkin
Ngā atua by Robyn Kahukiwa( Book )

3 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Simple language and illustrations introduce some of the atua Māori o Aotearoa - the traditional guardians of Te Ao Māori. Explains the significance of Tāne, Hine-te-iwa-iwa, Tangaroa, Mahuika, Tāwhiri-mātea, Muri-ranga-whenua, Tūmatauenga, Māui, Hine-tī-tama, Hine-nui-te-pō, Rū-aumoko, and Uenuku. Suggested level: junior
Ruku : he purapura by Henare Everitt( Book )

7 editions published between 1983 and 1994 in Maori and English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two boys go diving for seafood. When one gets into difficulties, his friend pulls him to safety
Kehua by Robyn Kahukiwa( Book )

7 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little girl is convinced that there is a kehua (ghost) in the hall when the light is out, so she asks her Nanny to help make it go away. Suggested level: junior
Tutu taniwha by Robyn Kahukiwa( Book )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tutu is a baby taniwha who loves to sing and dance. Story is designed to be sung to the tune of "Twinkle twinkle little star," incorporating English and Māori words. Includes notes on pronunciation and translation. Suggested level: junior
Ihaka and the prophecy by Joanna Orwin( Book )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This story takes place in the vicinity of Delaware Bay, near Nelson, about nine hundred years ago. The sequel to Ihaka and the summer wandering, it tells of Ihaka's part in the prophecy of his ancestors and his growth towards manhood
Supa-heroes : te wero by Robyn Kahukiwa( Book )

3 editions published in 2000 in English and Maori and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twins, stolen from their parents and abandoned, are brought up by Rehua, the God of kindness and his family. Then they are sent back to their people with special gifts to help in their fight against injustice, ignorance and powerlessness. Suggested level: junior, primary
Wahine toa : women of Maori myth by Robyn Kahukiwa( Book )

4 editions published between 1984 and 2000 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ripeka's carving by Jenny Hessell( Book )

4 editions published between 1988 and 1990 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ripeka carves her name on her desk at school when everyone calls her "Rebecca."
Hatupatu raua ko Kura-Ngai-Tuku by Mona Riini( Book )

3 editions published in 1992 in Maori and English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the story of the young warrior Hatupatu and his encounter with the birdwoman. Suggested level: primary, intermediate
Manu-rere-i-te-rangi by Robyn Kahukiwa( Book )

5 editions published in 2014 in English and Maori and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young girl who loves birds dreams of flying.Her brothers laugh at her dreams, but one day she wakes up with wings like a kererū, and flies with the birds
Hatupatu and the Birdwoman by Joy Cowley( Book )

5 editions published between 1982 and 1987 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The Kuia and the spider
Alternative Names
Kahukiwa, R. 1940-

Robyn Kahukiwa

Robyn Kahukiwa kunstschilderes uit Nieuw-Zeeland

Languages
English (115)

Maori (25)

Samoan (1)

Covers
PaikeaWatercress tuna and the children of Champion StreetThe forgotten taniwhaMatatuhiTutu taniwhaHatupatu and the Birdwoman