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Rise of the To'a!

documentary heritage
  • Other Name

    Reading Warrior (Series)

  • Description

    Describes the culture behind the Tongan national rugby league team, Kau To'a, Mate Ma'a Tonga, MMT, and features profiles on each of the players. Also tells the fictional story of Toko, who overcomes his fears and grows in self confidence

  • Place
  • Other Id

    GV945.9.S26 RIS (Library of Congress Call Number)

    92028 (Cat ID)

    91831 (Presto content ID)

  • Department

Images and documents


  • Object Type
  • Name/Title
    Rise of the To'a!
  • Other Name

    Reading Warrior (Series)

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

    56 pages : colour illustrations ; 28 cm

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

    1 item in this collection. View all items.

  • Edition/State/Version
    First edition
  • Subject Category
  • Content
    Introduction -- 1. Toko the rising To'a -- 2. Going solo -- 3. Come get some! -- 4. Niu warrior -- 5. In deep water -- 6. You pass, you win -- 7. Vaini's Got Talent -- 8. Internet sensation -- 9. I got this! -- 10. Lessssssgooo Tonga! -- 11. Saane the rising To'a -- Glossary -- MMT/Kau To'a 2017-19 -- National anthem -- Sing with the Red Army -- MMT Sipi Tau -- Fakamalo.
  • Public Access Text

    [Keywords: Rugby League football players--Biography - Juvenile literature--Tonga; Rugby League football--Juvenile literature--Tonga; Self-confidence--Juvenile literature; Success--Juvenile literature; Rugby League football; Rugby League football players; Tonga--Social life and customs--Juvenile literature]

  • Collection Type
    General Collection
  • Last Update
    19 Dec 2023

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