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Winner of the Storylines Gaelyn Gordon Award for a much-loved book

Winner of the Storylines Gaelyn Gordon Award for a much-loved book

Faced with too short days and long nights Maui comes up with a plan to slow the sun's passage through the sky. With the help of his brothers, Maui sets out for the home of the sun to catch it and make it move more slowly.

Formats & editions

  • Paperback

    9780143505181

    November 28, 2011

    Picture Puffin (NZ Juvenile)

    32 pages

    RRP $19.99

    Online retailers

    • Fishpond
    • Mighty Ape
    • Paper Plus
    • The Warehouse
    • Whitcoulls
    • The Nile
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  • Board Book

    9780143771586

    October 30, 2017

    Picture Puffin

    RRP $15.99

    Online retailers

    • Fishpond
    • Mighty Ape
    • Paper Plus
    • The Warehouse
    • Whitcoulls
    • The Nile
    Or

    Find your local bookstore at www.booksellers.co.nz/directory

Also by Peter Gossage

Maui and Other Maori Legends
The Giant of Lake Wakatipu
How Maui Defied the Goddess of Death
Battle of the Mountains
How Maui Found the Secret of Fire
Pania of the Reef
Rona and the Moon
The Fish of Maui
How Maui Found His Father and the Magic Jawbone
How Maui Found His Mother

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The Hawthorn Crown
Imani's Moon
Wayland
Bloodtide
The Humming Machine
Myths Of The Norsemen
The Dribblesome Teapots and Other Incredible Stories
Scarlet in the Snow
Star-Crossed
The Terrible Thing That Happened to Barnaby Brocket
The Enchantress
Indigo Magic
Bridge In The Clouds