Huia Short Stories 9

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Huia Short Stories 9

Here are the best novel extracts and short stories in English and Māori from the Pikihuia Awards for Māori Writers 2011, as judged by Keri Hulme, Katie Wolfe, Erima Henare and Reina Whaitiri.

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Here are the best novel extracts and short stories in English and Māori from the Pikihuia Awards for Māori Writers 2011, as judged by Keri Hulme, Katie Wolfe, Erima Henare and Reina Whaitiri. 

The best stories are:

PJ Akuhata – 'Ngā Tinihanga a Māui'
Tania Bayer – 'This Time it Will be Different'
Sharon Clair – 'The Adventures of the Giant and the Ruru'
Piripi Evans – 'Haowhenua'
Ann French – 'Growing Up'
Ann French – 'Treading on Eggshells'
Anahera Gildea – 'Pikorua'
Anahera Gildea – 'Te Ahi Kā'
Olivia Giles – 'Stepping Outside the Boxing'
KT Harrison – 'Waiwhetū Wishes'
Hira Hunapo – 'Path of a Healer'
Mataia Keepa – 'Taku Pūtia Whakahirahira'
Te Atawhai Kumar – 'Katahi te Hōhā Whakahirahira'
Robert Madden – 'Blues, Booze and Bust'
Dionne Norman – 'Art for a Price'
Raschel-Miette – 'Failure to Deal'
Terence Rissetto – 'The Sick Chrysalis'
Marama Salsano – 'A State of Sleepfulness'
Marama Salsano – 'skin'
Mark Sweet – 'Kaimoana'
Mark Sweet – 'Mummy's Boy'
Gordon Te Araroa-Ham – 'Gobblestone Park'
Fred Te Maro – 'He Toa Pākiwaha'
Erin Thompson-Pou – 'Ki te Whei Ao, Ko te Ao Marama'
Anita Tipene – 'Click Send'
Anita Tipene – 'Of Apples and Oranges'
Helen Waaka – 'Obsession with Katherine'
Helen Waaka – 'Hineraumati'
TC Waikato – 'Ten'
Lesley Rain Walker – 'Cutting Truths'
Challen Wilson – 'Keys'


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Product Details

  • ISBN: 9781869694753
  • Dimension: 138 x 210 mm
  • Pages: 332
  • Format: Softback
  • Language: Māori and English
  • Publication Date: 05 Sep 2011

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"...some gems that will glint into the mind's eye and stimulate the warm glow of enjoyment and satisfaction..."Sam Tipene Te Wharangi - Rotorua Review

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Huia Publishers

This book was either translated or put together by staff of Huia Publishers.The stories in our Huia Short Stories collections are written by various Māori authors who have been selected as finalists in the short story in Māori or English, or novel extract sections in our biennial Pikihuia Awards writing competition.Read more about Huia Publishers o... Read More

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