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Tu Meke Tui paperback children's book

Malcolm Clarke

Beautiful paperback children's book 

ILLUSTRATOR: Flox
WRITER: Malcolm Clarke

Approx dimensions: 24cm x 24cm  

Tu Meke Tui is a story of friendship, courage and discovering that sometimes it’s our differences that make us truly special.

Tere the Tui and Taitū the Takahē are two very different sorts of birds; one loves to flit and twirl around in the sky, while the other prefers to rustle about in the undergrowth.

Tumeke is a New Zealand Māori word which means to startle or take fright. In recent years, tu meke (as two words) has developed as a colloquial phrase meaning ‘too much’ and is used to express excitement or being shaken up.





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