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The gifts of Pai and Vau

documentary heritage
  • Other Name

    Meaalofa a Pai mo Vau--Nanumean title. (Alternate title)

    Pasifika superheroes (Series)

  • Description

    "Pai and Vau are Nanumea superheroes who created beautiful things in our world. One day a stranger named Tefolaha came to their island. "This is now my island," he declared and challenged them to a contest. What kind of contest did he dream up? What would Pai and Vau do if they lost?"--Back cover.

  • Place
  • Other Id

    GR385.T88 RIL (Library of Congress Call Number)

    92425 (Cat ID)

    92223 (Presto content ID)

  • Department

Images and documents


  • Object Type
  • Name/Title
    The gifts of Pai and Vau
  • Other Name

    Meaalofa a Pai mo Vau--Nanumean title. (Alternate title)

    Pasifika superheroes (Series)

  • Primary Maker
  • Contributor/Publisher
    Reading Warrior
  • Place
  • Date
  • Physical Description

    16 pages : colour illustrations ; 29 cm

  • Language
  • Level of Current Record
    Bib record
  • Member Object

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  • Subject Category
  • Public Access Text

    [Keywords: Tuvaluan language materials--Bilingual; Legends; Nanumea (Tuvalu)--Folklore; Folklore--Juvenile literature?Nanumea (Tulvalu); Nanumea (Tuvalu)--Folklore--Juvenile literature; Tuvalu--Nanumea]

    Includes QR code "to hear the book being read"--Page 3. "This story is adapted from a Nanumean Tala Mua, a legend of Pai, Vau and Tefolaha. Ni puke mai i Tala Mua o Nanumea, he tala mua ia Pai, Vau mo Tefolaha."--Colophon.

  • Collection Type
    General Collection
  • Last Update
    19 Dec 2023

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