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Kahukiwa, Robyn

Overview
Works: 107 works in 244 publications in 3 languages and 2,659 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Picture books  Folklore  History  Exhibition catalogs  Stories in rhyme  Songs  Pictorial works  Interviews 
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Classifications: ND1108.K34, NZ823.2
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Publications about Robyn Kahukiwa
Publications by Robyn Kahukiwa
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The Kuia and the spider by Patricia Grace( Book )
11 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in English and held by 166 libraries worldwide
The tale of an old woman (Kuia) and a spider who share the same kitchen and who are constantly arguing and trying to out do each other. Suggested level: junior, primary
Paikea by Robyn Kahukiwa( Book )
13 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and Maori and held by 150 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 )
9 editions published between 1984 and 2005 in English and held by 109 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 libraries worldwide
Stories written by Maori women in their own words, this beautiful book is a clear celebration of te mana o nga wahine maori. It is a rich, powerful exposition exploring the realities of Maori women's lives. Table of contents: * He Haka ma te Wahine (Mihipeka Edwards) * Introductions: Te Ihi, Te Wehi, Te Mana o nga Wahine Maori (Kathie Irwin) * Te Timatanga (Mihipeka Edwards) * Aunty Hilda and Granny Roka / Tiny as a Piwakawaka / Tipuna Wahine Toa / Taranaki Aunties (Teremoana Pehimana) * Know the Roots that Hold You (Deirdre Nehua) * 'Get Real' (Paparangi Reid) * Mauri Oho, Mauri Ora (Hinemona Awatere) * Ruth / Priorities (Bub Bridger) * Broken Peace-s (Mereana Pitman) * Whaia e Koe te iti Kahurangi (Everdina Fuli) * Daddy and Me (Powhiri Rika-Heke) * Wongie / Charlie / Baby in Wellington / No Karakia (Hinewirangi) * everyone can see / love me / in the night / they pretend / it's enough / that Maori girl / Papatuanuku / in her mouth (Roma Potiki) * What Counts as Difference and What Differences Count: Gender, Race and the Politics of Difference (Patricia Johnston and Leonie Pihama) * Something Important (Patricia Grace) * Dear Mrs Government (Keri Kaa) * Taku Heitiki Pounamu (Piatarihi Yates) * Coming Right / O Tatou Roimata / Ka Kite / They've Taken Away Our Hongi (Briar Grace Smith) * Car Waiting / Going Back There (Briar Grace Smith) * Own the Past and Create the Future (Irihapeti Ramsden) * Maori Women in Educational Policy, 1960 - 1991: A Discourse Analysis (Elizabeth McKinley) * Arohanui / On Kaiti Hill (Monica Ratcliffe) * Seek the Seeds for the Greatest Good of All People (Dame Mira Szaszy)
The forgotten taniwha by Robyn Kahukiwa( Book )
4 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and Maori and held by 101 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
Ngā atua = Māori gods by Robyn Kahukiwa( Book )
8 editions published between 2012 and 2017 in English and held by 97 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
The koroua and the mauri stone by Robyn Kahukiwa( Book )
8 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and Maori and held by 94 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
Oriori : a Māori child is born - from conception to birth by Robyn Kahukiwa( Book )
3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 87 libraries worldwide
Poems
Matatuhi by Robyn Kahukiwa( Book )
4 editions published in 2006 in Maori and English and held by 75 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 70 libraries worldwide
A learn-to-read story about growing a pumpkin
Kehua by Robyn Kahukiwa( Book )
7 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 51 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 )
2 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 46 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
Te kuia me te pungawerewere by Patricia Grace( Book )
2 editions published in 1981 in Maori and English and held by 46 libraries worldwide
The tale of an old woman (Kuia) and a spider who share the same kitchen and who are constantly arguing and trying to outdo each other
Ruku : he purapura by Henare Everitt( Book )
7 editions published between 1983 and 1994 in Maori and English and held by 45 libraries worldwide
Two boys go diving for seafood. When one gets into difficulties, his friend pulls him to safety
Wahine toa : women of Maori myth by Robyn Kahukiwa( Book )
4 editions published between 1984 and 2000 in English and held by 44 libraries worldwide
Supa-heroes : te wero by Robyn Kahukiwa( Book )
3 editions published in 2000 in English and Maori and held by 44 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
Ihaka and the prophecy by Joanna Orwin( Book )
1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 42 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
Taniwha, Taniwha by Robyn Kahukiwa( Book )
2 editions published in 2013 in Maori and English and held by 38 libraries worldwide
Manu and Hina, the heroes, are looking for the taniwha. Where is he?
Manu-rere-i-te-rangi by Robyn Kahukiwa( Book )
5 editions published in 2014 in English and Maori and held by 36 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
Touching the sky : the art of Robyn Kahukiwa by Robyn Kahukiwa( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 36 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
Robyn Kahukiwa kunstschilderes uit Nieuw-Zeeland
Languages
English (116)
Maori (23)
Samoan (1)
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