Description - The Boys in the Waka Ama by Angie Belcher
A story celebrating the traditional Polynesian sport of outrigger canoe racing, from the creators of the bestselling The Girls in the Kapa Haka.
These are the crew of the waka, which race
side-by-side at a heart-thumping, breath-taking pace.
Their whanau have gathered along the shore -
"Kia tere! Kia tere! Kia tere - give more!"
The waka glides faster, the boys dig in deep.
There will be no rest till this race is complete
as they race in the waka ama.
With a lovely singing text and vibrant illustrations, this timely story celebrates all aspects of this incredibly popular and fast-growing sport that is so special to Aotearoa.
Buy The Boys in the Waka Ama by Angie Belcher from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
Format: Paperback / softback
(227mm x 190mm x 4mm)
Publisher: Penguin Group (NZ)
Country of Publication:
Book Reviews - The Boys in the Waka Ama by Angie Belcher
» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about The Boys in the Waka Ama book by Angie Belcher and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a Boomerang Books Account Holder - it's free to sign up and there are great benefits!)
A Preview for this title is currently not available.