Books tagged: maori

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Key to the Journey: A Magical Adventure (The Chronicles of Hawthorn, Book 2)
Series: The Chronicles of Hawthorn. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 48,150. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Flynn embarks on a journey to uncover long-awaited answers. Will she find a way to save her people from the growing threat in Southeil, or will she unwittingly put herself directly into the hands of the Shadow Witch?
Te Awa Atua: Menstruation in the Precolonial Maori World
Price: $24.99 USD. Words: 47,080. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2016 by He Puna Manawa. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Ethnic studies, Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
Te Awa Atua is a ground-breaking study of menstruation in pre-colonial Māori society. By examining Māori cosmologies, tribal histories, oral literatures, ceremonies and rites connecting Māori women to their pantheon of atua (deities), Ngāhuia Murphy unveils striking Indigenous constructs of womanhood that radically challenge notions of female inferiority and menstrual pollution.
An Average Curse: A Tale of Friendship and Magic (The Chronicles of Hawthorn, Book 1)
Series: The Chronicles of Hawthorn, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 42,400. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
A Tale of Friendship and Magic On an island hidden from the rest of the world, Flynn Hawthorn, the ninth daughter of the ninth daughter, lives under a curse.
Tangi a te Ruru / The Cry of the Morepork
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,180. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2016 by ImagineThat! Studios. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Agent Aroha Murphy investigates a series of strange deaths in the wilds of New Zealand in 1873 which have all taken place on one night. Are they suicides or murders? Aroha with her Maori and Italian ancestry, sits awkwardly between two cultures, but the answer is tangled with her own complicated past. heritage of Aotearoa itself. Tales from the Archives are short stories.
The Revenge of Her Race
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,730. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2015 by Pious Pagan Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories, Fiction » Romance » General
A tragic interracial love story between a beautiful Maori woman and English man set in New Zealand in the 1890s. Edited for publication by James Landrith.
The Aerling Series Box Set
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 304,990. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
The Aerling Series Box includes all three books in the series, Invisible, Intangible, and Invincible. As a bonus, this box set includes 3 EXCLUSIVE short stories Aerling fans will only find in the box set. Curious about how Mason and Olivia first met, or about how the Parker family turned out, and what about Mason and Olivia's future? You'll only find out in the Aerling Series Box Set!
The Cry Of The Kuaka
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 91,740. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: April 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense
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From rural Korea, to the brothels and POW camps of Yokohama, to the United Sates and the Southern Alps of NZ; then ultimately climaxing at Cape Reinga, this is a story of endurance, honour and shame. Set against the Japanese annexation of Korea, WW2 and the Korean War, it is a story of the modern world: a world without boundary; a world where culture and identity confuse and collide.
Dawn of Steam: Gods of the Sun
Series: Dawn of Steam. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 103,800. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Dawn of Steam: Gods of the Sun is an alternate-history, emergent Steampunk epistolary novel, the second in the series begun by Dawn of Steam: First Light, which continues the adventures of the crew of the airship Dame Fortuna on four different continents. As the Year Without a Summer continues, much of what they knew about their mission and, in some cases, their worldview, is thrown into doubt.
Te Ao Wiremu Bill's World
Price: $3.90 USD. Words: 32,800. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
Te Ao Wiremu Bill's World Honorary Black, Thirty years on the East Coast Bill Rosoman Spent 29 years living and working on the East Coast of the North Island of New Zealand above Gisborne. This is his yarn about his life there and the funny and not so funny things that happened.
Broken Rhythms
Price: $9.39 USD. Words: 107,920. Language: Australian English. Published: July 24, 2014 by booksunleashed. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The hopes and aspirations of Beth, born in the sleepy town of Napier in 1903, and then her daughter Laura, born in 1939, are played out against the stifling social atmosphere of post-war New Zealand.