The Kuwi and Friends Māori Picture Dictionary (He Papakupu Whakaahua) is a fun, easy-to-use resource for those wanting to discover, learn and use everyday words in te reo Māori.
The illustrations are designed to help with comprehension, particularly for younger learners. Visual cues can assist with retention of language, to recall spoken and written words.
Designed for everyday use, in the whānau (family), kura (school) and for all New Zealanders. Ages 0-100+.
Nā Kat Quin ngā tuhinga reo Pākehā me ngā whakaahua (English Text and Illustration by Kat Quin). Nā Pānia Papa ngā whakamāoritanga (Te Reo Māori Translation by Pānia Papa).
- English Text and Illustration by Kat Quin
- Te Reo Māori Translation by Pānia Papa
- Hardback book
- ISBN: 9780994136497
- A portion from each purchase is donated to Kiwis for Kiwi
Author and illustrator Kat Quin (formerly Merewether) lives in rural Waikato with her three daughters. A quintessential Kiwi, Kat’s quirky illustrations of and stories about our iconic native bird have lead her to become an ambassador for the Kiwis for Kiwi charity, which educates and raises awareness for kiwi conservation.
The Kuwi and Friends Māori Picture Dictionary (He Papakupu Whakaahua) is also available for purchase in store at Wellington Museum.