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CRC Juv.I3 2003
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TITLE: The whale rider / Witi Ihimaera.
AUTHOR: Ihimaera, Witi, 1944-
PUBLISHED: Orlando : Harcourt, 2003.
DESCRIPTION: 152 p. ; 21 cm.
EDITION: 1st U.S. ed.
NOTES: Includes glossary.
NOTES: As her beloved grandfather, chief of the Maori tribe of Whangara, New Zealand, struggles to lead in difficult times and to find a male successor, young Kahu is developing a mysterious relationship with whales, particularly the ancient bull whale whose legendary rider was their ancestor.
SUBJECT: Maori (New Zealand people)--Juvenile fiction.
SUBJECT: Maori (New Zealand people)--Fiction.
SUBJECT: Human-animal relationships--Fiction.
SUBJECT: Whales--Fiction.
SUBJECT: Grandfathers--Fiction.
SUBJECT: Family life--New Zealand--Fiction.
SUBJECT: Kings, queens, rulers, etc.--Fiction.
SUBJECT: New Zealand--Fiction.

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