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Kiwiana Uniquely New Zealand is an essential guide for both New Zealanders and overseas visitors, identifying and celebrating some of the more colourful and durable aspects of this country’s popular culture.
Mauri Ora links whakatauki to key personal virtues idealised across cultures and generations. Meaning, the virtues, wisdom, courage, compassion, integrity, self-mastery and belief, all stem from the science of positive psychology; the study of how to live a better life.
Illustrated throughout with wonderful photographs from an old world, this book draws on traditional wisdom to provide a recipe for personal effectiveness and leadership, and a rewarding connection of Māori knowledge to contemporary thinking about personal happiness and fulfilment.
Author: Peter Alsop & Te Rau Kupenga
First Published 2016
This product is also available for purchase in store at the Wellington Museum.
A Pukeko In A Ponga Tree is a wonderful New Zealand adaption of the popular song The Twelve Days of Christmas.
Instead of the classic partridge in a pear tree, we have the Aotearoa New Zealand version, the pukeko in a ponga tree!
Early in the morning, just before dawn, the first sweet sounds of singing birds floated through the quiet forest.You will find, The Little Kiwi and the Noisy Morning book is about Little Kiwi and Little Sister as they take a walk through the bush. Lift the flaps to help them find all the birds that make the dawn chorus.
It’s time for Little Kiwi to go to bed but where is he? Join his mum on a search through the New Zealand bush as she tries to track him down. Time for Bed Little Kiwi is a new adventure in our popular Little Kiwi series of story books. This one is a lift the flap book!
Aotearoa: The New Zealand Experience aims to present a stunning book for the New Zealand traveler that closely mirrors their experience in New Zealand.
This Māori carving book shows and describes the process of carving, range of items carved , and gives detailed information on the carving of wharenui.
Author: Huia Publishing
First Published 2015
This product is also available for purchase in store at the Cable Car Museum and Wellington Museum.
Discover Stars & Planets is the perfect book for everything space. Find out about the planets and moons of our solar system and galaxies vast distances away.
This is a perfect full-colour reference book for everyone enchanted by the beauty of the locations in the movie trilogy. Updated in 2011, the Lord of the Rings Location Guidebook contains valuable background information and exclusive anecdotes about the filming.
365 Incredible Science Experiments Ever wanted to learn how to make your own eruptive volcano? How about a crystal star or a bubble-powered rocket? These are some of the fantastic things you can create with 365 Incredible Science Experiments! Discover the secrets of science through hundreds of experiments that will challenge and entertain you. You […]
Cruise Ships Wellington: One Hundred and One Visitors Cruise Ships Wellington is an album featuring a selection of cruise ships that have visited New Zealand’s capital city. Starting from the early days of cruising prior to World War II through to the giant floating resorts of today. A number of the ships described are not […]
Seven Stars of Matariki, by Toni Rolleston-Cummins is the story of the Maori New year and the origins of Matariki constellation according to Maori legend.
Goodnight Stories for Rebel Girls is a children’s book packed full of 100 stories about 100 incredible women, from every corner of the globe.
‘Every girl can become a hero’
Go Girl by Barbara Else is a truly inspirational collection of true stories about NZ women who have done extraordinary things.
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