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The pūriri tree

Author: Merito Tawhara; Nikki Slade-Robinson
Publisher: Wellington, N.Z. : Huia, 2000.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Fiction : Primary school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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When Hemi's grandfather tells him the tiny seed he has found is the beginning of a great tree, Hemi thinks it might be a trick, but he plants the seed. Years pass, the boy becomes a man, and the seed becomes a tree. Now it is Hemi's granddaughter who wonders how a tiny seed can become a great tree. Suggested level: junior.
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Genre/Form: Children's stories, New Zealand
Picture books for children
Juvenile works
Picture books
Children's picture books
Material Type: Fiction, Primary school, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Merito Tawhara; Nikki Slade-Robinson
ISBN: 1877266272 9781877266270
OCLC Number: 1047601611
Notes: Picture story book for children.
Published simultaneously in Māori.
Also available via the World Wide Web.
Description: 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 21 x 23 cm.
Responsibility: Merito Tawhara, Nikki Slade Robinson.

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When Hemi's grandfather tells him the tiny seed he has found is the beginning of a great tree, Hemi thinks it might be a trick, but he plants the seed. Years pass, the boy becomes a man, and the seed becomes a tree. Now it is Hemi's granddaughter who wonders how a tiny seed can become a great tree. Suggested level: junior.

When Hemi's grandfather tells him the tiny seed he has found is the beginning of a great tree, Hemi thinks it a trick, but he plants the seed. Years pass, the boy becomes a man, and the seed becomes a tree. Now it is Hemi's granddaughter who wonders how a tiny seed can become a great tree.

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