Listen to Your Ancestors

Cover
Title
Book Author
Joseph, Darryn
Illustrator
Te Whata, Munro
Publisher
Oratia Books
Extent
32pp
Format
270 x 210mm
Binding
Hardback
Publication Date
September 2019
Rights Available
World excl New Zealand
Rights Enquiry Name and Email

Peter Dowling
peter@oratia.co.nz

Publisher Website
About the Book

This poignant story is set in a school and then rest home environment, following the life lessons passed from a teacher to her pupils, and aligning these with the example set by Māori gods and ancestors. A beautiful picture book in English and Māori.

About the Author

Darryn Joseph (Ngāti Maniapoto) is a senior lecturer in Māori language at Massey University, and the author of more than 23 books. Darryn is a trustee of Storylines (IBBY NZ). Munro Te Whata (Ngāpuhi, Ngāti Porou) is a dynamic young animator, artist and writer who has illustrated several books.