Books tagged: maori

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Peace and Goodness
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 31,570. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
In New Zealand in 1861, the government mail ship runs aground on the shores of a province involved in the land wars. The passengers who include a French nun, members of parliament, prostitutes, and a colonel from the Indian army are rescued and taken hostage by the Maori. This leads to the rising of a local prophet who preaches peace and love. The nun responds and a picaresque journey begins.
When Words Die
Series: Keri. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 34,150. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
All Chloe wants is to have a quiet holiday reading books. She doesn't want to have to talk to anyone except her family. But visitors to her town force her to face her anxieties. Secrets are uncovered, and they will change her life.
Shadow of the Boyd
Price: $2.75 USD. Words: 32,480. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: October 4, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
In a powerful story from New Zealand’s colonial past, the bitter clash of two cultures is explored through the eyes of a young English boy who survives the infamous massacre on the Boyd in Whangaroa Harbour, New Zealand in 1809. Fourteen-year-old Thomas Davidson joins the Boyd in London as an apprentice seaman, but soon finds that life at sea is not as he imagined.
The Touch of Hine-nui-te-pō
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,050. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2018 by ImagineThat! Studios. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Young Ministry Agent Aroha Murphy is tasked to find The Angel of Death, who stalks Auckland, New Zealand, killing anyone, even those locked securely in their home. Behind is left only a desiccated corpse. But is this murder… or justice? ============================ Tales from the Archives are short stories set in the world of the Ministry of Peculiar Occurrences.
Expression
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 68,710. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2018 by Atthis Arts LLC. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
In Expression, discover what happened to Addy after the harrowing ending to Voiceless. Follow Addy’s brother Theo and her former nemesis Maunga as they plunge into an underground reality, not knowing whether they can find Addy—or what they will find if they can. Mind-bending and sensory, Expression assails the unknown without fear or regret.
Voiceless
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,710. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2018 by Atthis Arts LLC. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Adelaide Te Ngawai was thirteen when Maunga Richards stole her voice.
The Little Grey Warbler
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,440. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
A touching short story about a Maori boy and his mother who go back in time to witness their forebears, just before the European settlement of New Zealand.
Knjiga njenega jezika 1
Price: Free! Words: 9,340. Language: Slovenian. Published: September 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Hašija, mladega aboriginija iz Nove Zelandije, pošljejo na lov na južni otok. Tam ujame veliko živali, srno pa mu spelje mlada belka. To belko Haši sreča še večkrat in se vanjo tudi zaljubi. Ljubezen in raodvednost do nje je tako močna, da mu Jessica pošlje knjige iz katerih se on in njegov brat učita angleško. Kulturna razlika med njima pa je premočna, da bi se lahko ustalila na Novi Zelandiji.
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.
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.