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The pūriri tree

Author: Merito Tawhara; Nikki Slade-Robinson
Publisher: Wellington, N.Z. : Huia, 2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Document : Fiction : Juvenile audience : Primary school   Computer File : 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.
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Genre/Form: Children's stories, New Zealand
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Pūriri tree
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Juvenile audience, Primary school, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Computer File, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Merito Tawhara; Nikki Slade-Robinson
OCLC Number: 1029649298
Notes: Picture story book for children.
Published simultaneously in Māori.
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction of book. Wellington, N.Z. : National Library of New Zealand, [2002?]. Mode of access: World Wide Web. Nz
Description: 1 electronic doucment (unpaged)
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.

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