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How the kiwi lost its wings

Author: Alwyn Owen; Dave Gunson
Publisher: North Shore, N.Z. : Puffin, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Primary school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A retelling of a traditional story. When a plague of insects threatens to destroy the forest, Tane asks the birds to save the trees. When all the other birds refuse, it's the selfless kiwi who makes the ultimate sacrifice. Suggested level: junior, primary.
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Genre/Form: Children's nonfiction
Folklore
Material Type: Primary school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alwyn Owen; Dave Gunson
ISBN: 9780143502999 0143502999
OCLC Number: 727659974
Notes: Originally published: Auckland, N.Z. : Reed, 2002.
Description: 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 23 cm.
Responsibility: Alwyn Owen ; illustrations by Dave Gunson.

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A retelling of a traditional story. When a plague of insects threatens to destroy the forest, Tane asks the birds to save the trees. When all the other birds refuse, it's the selfless kiwi who makes the ultimate sacrifice. Suggested level: junior, primary.

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