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Kahukiwa, Robyn

Overview
Works: 75 works in 147 publications in 3 languages and 2,573 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Poetry  Folklore  Exhibition catalogs  Interviews  Legends  Ghost stories 
Roles: Illustrator
Classifications: N7408.K34, NZ823.2
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Publications about Robyn Kahukiwa
Publications by Robyn Kahukiwa
Most widely held works by Robyn Kahukiwa
Watercress tuna and the children of Champion Street by Patricia Grace( Book )
8 editions published between 1984 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 208 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 Māori and various Pacific Island cultures to the children. Suggested level: junior, primary
The Kuia and the spider by Patricia Grace( Book )
9 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in English and Maori and held by 206 libraries worldwide
Paikea by Robyn Kahukiwa( Book )
9 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in English and Maori and held by 152 libraries worldwide
A story about a whale who saves a boy from being killed
Toi wāhine : the worlds of Māori women ( Book )
4 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in English and held by 113 libraries worldwide
Oriori : a Māori child is born, from conception to birth by Robyn Kahukiwa( Book )
3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 104 libraries worldwide
Poems
Wahine toa : women of Maori myth by Robyn Kahukiwa( Book )
3 editions published between 1984 and 1991 in English and held by 103 libraries worldwide
Taniwha by Robyn Kahukiwa( Book )
2 editions published between 1986 and 2000 in English and held by 82 libraries worldwide
"A little boy has made friends with the taniwha in his river, but no one believes him. The taniwha takes the boy on a journey through time and myth where he meets some amazing characters, gathering the earth's treasures as he goes."
The pumpkin by Joy Cowley( Book )
6 editions published between 1982 and 1998 in English and held by 79 libraries worldwide
A learn-to-read story about growing a pumpkin
The Koroua and the mauri stone / text and illustrations Robyn Kahukiwa by Robyn Kahukiwa( Book )
5 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 72 libraries worldwide
A Maori elder, concerned about the lack of trees and birds in the land, makes a kite, Kāhau, to find the mauri stone of the children of Tāne, so that they will return once more
The healing tongue : themes in contemporary Maori literature by Peter Beatson( Book )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 71 libraries worldwide
Matatuhi by Robyn Kahukiwa( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 71 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 forgotten taniwha by Robyn Kahukiwa( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 66 libraries worldwide
Ruku by Henare Everitt( Book )
4 editions published between 1983 and 1994 in Maori and held by 53 libraries worldwide
Ihaka and the prophecy by Joanna Orwin( Book )
1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 50 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
Tutu taniwha by Robyn Kahukiwa( Book )
2 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 47 libraries worldwide
Ripeka's carving by Jenny Hessell( Book )
4 editions published between 1988 and 1990 in English and held by 47 libraries worldwide
Ripeka carves her name on her desk at school when everyone calls her "Rebecca."
Kēhua by Robyn Kahukiwa( Book )
3 editions published in 1996 in English and Maori and held by 45 libraries worldwide
A little girl is convinced that there is a kēhua (ghost) in the hall when the light is out, so she asks her Nanny to help make it go away. Suggested level: junior
Te Koroua me te kōhatu mauri by Robyn Kahukiwa( Book )
1 edition published in 1994 in Maori and held by 43 libraries worldwide
A koroua, concerned about the lack of trees and birds in the land, makes a kite, Kāhau, to find the mauri stone of the children of Tāne, so that they will return once more
Hatupatu and the Birdwoman by Joy Cowley( Book )
5 editions published between 1982 and 1987 in English and held by 41 libraries worldwide
Touching the sky : the art of Robyn Kahukiwa by Robyn (ill.) Kahukiwa( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 41 libraries worldwide
Introduces the work of New Zealand artist Robyn Kahukiwa. Part One looks at the background and influences, subjects and themes, and artistic processes of the artist. Part Two provides five unitplans, each based on works of the artist. Written primarily for teachers of pupils in years 4-10
 
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Alternative Names
Kahukiwa, R., 1940-
Robyn Kahukiwa
Languages
English (86)
Maori (11)
Samoan (2)
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