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The Whale Rider This book alternated between ancient mythology and the modern struggle of a young girl trying to take her place in society The mythology portions tell the story of the whale rider, who was a long ago ancestor who rode a giant ancient whale to the land where the Maori tribe of Whangara, New Zealand live The young girl is Eight year old Kahu Kahu is the only great grandchild of an aging chief who is desperate for a male heir to take his title So, the parts about the mythology and the internal This book a Also available on the WondrousBooks blog Country New ZealandIn all honesty, this was a peculiar little book I both liked it, and didn t like it I m saying this in the sense that while I was reading The Whale Rider, I wasn t bored out of my mind However, at the same time, I can t say that I actually enjoyed myself.So in a way, this book just was The story was interesting in its entirety and the fairytale quality of the entire novel There are two stories between which the narration shifts Also available on the WondrousBooks blog Country New ZealandIn all honesty, this was a peculiar little book I both liked it, and didn t like it I m saying this in the sense that while I was reading The Whale Rider, I wasn t bored out of my mind However, at the same time, I can t say that I actually enjoyed myself.So in a way, this book just was The story was interesting in its entirety and the fairytale quality of the entire novel There are two stories between which the narration shifts current times and the birth of Kahu, a little girl who possesses the spirit of Maori mythology, but is not loved by her grandfather, who, as the chief of the community, wants a grandson and is always displeased with little Kahu and the stories from the Maori legends about the whale riders, and the pain of a whale which was ridden by the last whale rider.As you can imagine, Kahu s story is very endearing and cute, and the whales story hasof a surreal quality Eight Year Old Kahu, A Member Of The Maori Tribe Of Whangara, New Zealand, Fights To Prove Her Love, Her Leadership, And Her Destiny Her People Claim Descent From Kahutia Te Rangi, The Legendary Whale Rider In Every Generation Since Kahutia, A Male Heir Has Inherited The Title Of Chief But Now There Is No Male Heir, And The Aging Chief Is Desperate To Find A Successor Kahu Is His Only Great Grandchild And Maori Tradition Has No Use For A Girl But When Hundreds Of Whales Beach Themselves And Threaten The Future Of The Maori Tribe, It Is Kahu Who Saves The Tribe When She Reveals That She Has The Whale Rider S Ancient Gift Of Communicating With Whales. 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A gem that glistens Beautiful A contemporary rewriting of an ancient Maori legend Its messages speak of the strength of women, but evenimportantly of the oneness of the past and present, the rational and the irrational, what we understand and don t understand and of all life on earth This is young adult literatur This book was amazing The M ori culture was really interesting, and I love how Kahu and Nanny Flowers are constantly trying to fight the iwi s sexist, traditional ways As a kiwi, I feel that this book Oh boy howdy I put on my ice skates and slid my way through this one It didn t take long for me to realize that 1 I am a jaded YA reader from years in the biz 2 there s much better out there 3 I would never have read this if not for my book club I really wanted to like it too Other than the excellent The Bone People I have read little and know virtually nothing about the Maori people Add a girl power element and mythology involving whales and I m enticed.Unfortunately, my shackles are st Oh boy howdy I put on my ice skates and slid my way through this one It didn t take long for me to realize that 1 I am a jaded YA reader from years in the biz 2 there s much better out there 3 I would never have read this i A beautiful story about the Maori culture, with a touch of magical realism, everything I love Plus it s well written and a quick read, I highly recommend It was an interesting book it showed how the females couldn t gain traditional leadership of the Maori people but Kahu short for Kahutia Te Rangi , an eight year old Maori girl who was a member of the Maori tribe of Whangara, New Zealand, kept trying to learn the ways of a leader and wants to become the chief of the tribe Her grandfather Koro believes that this is a role reserved for males only My favourite character in this book is the main lead, Kahu Even though she is a young eight year o It was an interesting book it showed how the females couldn t gain traditional leadership of the Maori people but Kahu short for Kahutia Te Rangi , an eight year old Maori girl who was a member of the Maori tribe of Whangara, New Zealand, kept trying to learn the ways of a leader and wants to become the chief of the tribe Her grandfather Koro believes that this is a role reserved for males only My favourite character in this book is the main lead, Kahu Even though she is a young eight year old, she is brave, strong and determined to prove her love, her leadership and her destiny The leader should be the first born grandson a direct descendant of Kahutia Te Rangi, the Whale Rider he who rode on top of a whale from Hawaiki However, Kahu is female and technically cannot inh I read this in my self proclaimed New Zealand November, 2015 I saw the movie based on the film a few years ago but only have a vague memory of it The book comes from the perspective of Rawiri, the uncle of the girl Kahu It is a very readable intertwining story of the modern day characters with the mythology 2.5 I am having a wee moment of picking up New Zealand books that I should have read a long time ago and that have co incidentally been made into films Maurice Gee sIn my Fathers Denwas my most recent foray and off the back of that I decided to read Witi Ihimaera s novelThe Whale RiderIhimaera has written quite a long list of books and short stories butThe Whale Rideris probably his most well known due to the 2002 film of the same name It is a beautiful film I highly recommend 2.5 I am having a wee moment of picking up New Zealand books that I should have read a long time ago and that have co incidentally been made into films Maurice Gee sIn my Fath

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