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Vaite, Célestine Hitiura 1966-

Overview
Works: 17 works in 105 publications in 9 languages and 2,101 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PR9619.4.V35, 823.92
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Most widely held works about Célestine Hitiura Vaite
 
Most widely held works by Célestine Hitiura Vaite
Frangipani : a novel by Célestine Hitiura Vaite( Book )
31 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in 7 languages and held by 894 libraries worldwide
Materena Mahi is one of the spunkiest, wisest, lovingest women on the island of Tahiti. With her combustible husband missing after a minor domestic squabble, Materena learns she's pregnant with a daughter. What will she do? Move on-until Pito moves back, of course
Breadfruit : a novel by Célestine Hitiura Vaite( Book )
25 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 492 libraries worldwide
Materena Mahi is warm and generous, a natural problem solver, versed in the folk wisdom of her native island home. When a drunken Pito proposes to Materena, she initially thinks it's just the booze talking. But Materena can't help starting to plan for a fabulous wedding. She is bombarded with wedding planning advice from everyone. As Materena juggles everything, she forges on with everyday life--her relatives, her new baby boy, church on Sunday, cleaning her boss's house ... it never ends! Soon, though, Pito seems to have forgotten his proposal
Tiare in bloom : a novel by Célestine Hitiura Vaite( Book )
23 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in 6 languages and held by 490 libraries worldwide
Irritated when his radio talk-show host wife becomes increasingly independent, old-world Tahitian husband Pito finds an opportunity to reassert traditional roles when they come into custody of their infant granddaughter
The marriage proposal by Célestine Hitiura Vaite( Book )
3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 61 libraries worldwide
Materena Mahi is warm and generous, a natural problem solver, versed in the folk wisdom of her native island home. When a drunken Pito proposes to Materena, she initially thinks it's just the booze talking. But Materena can't help starting to plan for a fabulous wedding. She is bombarded with wedding planning advice from everyone. Soon, though, Pito seems to have forgotten his proposal
Breadfruit : the drunken marriage proposal and everything that happened next by Célestine Hitiura Vaite( Book )
4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 43 libraries worldwide
"Materena lives with Pito and their three kids behind the petrol station in Faa'a PK55, and life is good. Until one day Pito comes home drunk and asks Materena to marry him. Becoming a madame, eh? Materena wouldn't mind that ... But as she starts rounding up the relatives to organise everything, she realises there's more to getting married than meets the eye. And that includes reminding the groom that he proposed in the first place.--BOOK JACKET
Il fiore del frangipani by Célestine Hitiura Vaite( Book )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in Italian and held by 21 libraries worldwide
Frangipani : the mother whose daughter amazed her and everything that happened next by Célestine Hitiura Vaite( Book )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 16 libraries worldwide
"Her name is Materena Mahi, and she's the best listener in Tahiti." "Materena starts her new job as a professional cleaner at the same time she becomes the mother of her beautiful baby girl. Leilani is a challenge almost from the start, posing questions ("Why doesn't it snow in Tahiti?") that seem to Materena not worth wondering about. What matters to Materena is passing along her own special wisdom." "Everyone around Materena seems to admire her cleverness and generosity, her appreciation of Tahitian tradition - everyone except perhaps Leilani, who has her own ideas about love, family, and island ways."--Jacket
The sexy loving under the frangipani tree by Célestine Hitiura Vaite( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Tiare by Célestine Hitiura Vaite( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and Swedish and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Of love & life : three novels selected and condensed ( Book )
in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
I kloka kvinnors sällskap by Célestine Hitiura Vaite( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 2006 in Swedish and held by 2 libraries worldwide
L' arbre à pain. roman by Célestine Hitiura Vaite( Book )
1 edition published in 2013 in French and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Manoa journal celebrates French Polynsesian [sic] artists and writers : a colloquium ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Tiare : the husband who didn't deserve his wife and everything that happened next by Célestine Hitiura Vaite( file )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Manoa journal celebrates French Polynesian artists and writers : a roundtable ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
The best listener in all of Tahiti : the husband who didn't deserve his wife and everything that happened next by Célestine Hitiura Vaite( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Célestine Hitiura Vaite Frans schrijfster
Célestine Hitiura Vaite Tahitian writer
Célestine Vaite
Hitiura Vaite, Célestine 1966-
Vaite, Célestine
Vaite, Célestine 1966-
Vaite, Célestine Hitiura
Vaite Célestine Hitiura 1966-....
Languages
English (63)
French (10)
Swedish (8)
Dutch (8)
Italian (5)
Finnish (4)
German (3)
Spanish (2)
Norwegian (2)
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