Amorangi and Millie's trip through time / Lauren Keenan.

By: Keenan, Lauren [author.]Material type: TextTextPublisher: Wellington : Huia Publishers, 2022Description: 251 pages ; 22 cmContent type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781775506553; 177550655XSubject(s): Time travel -- Children's fiction | Māori (New Zealand people) -- Children's fiction | Pakiwaitara | Taipūwhenuatanga | New Zealand -- History -- Children's fictionGenre/Form: Children's stories, New Zealand. DDC classification: NZ823.3 Summary: "Amorangi and Millie lost their mum. Their only clue to her whereabouts is a carving on a tree that says, I'm in the past! Rescue me! To do this, Amorangi and Millie must travel up every branch of their family tree and collect an object from each ancestor they meet. They must then be back in the modern day before the sun sets, or they'll all be trapped forever in the past. In their travels, the children experience aspects of events in New Zealand history, such as the invasion of Parihaka, the Great Depression, World War Two, the Musket Wars and the eruption of Mount Taranaki. They also experience changes in the town and landscape, the attitudes of people and the way people live their lives"--Publisher information.
List(s) this item appears in: Hāwera Reading Vine | Hāwera Reading Vine - New Zealand Fiction | Hāwera Reading Vine - Mystery Stories
Tags from this library: No tags from this library for this title. Log in to add tags.
    Average rating: 0.0 (0 votes)
Item type Current library Collection Call number Status Date due Barcode Item holds
Junior Fiction Hāwera LibraryPlus
Children's
Children's Fiction KEEN (Browse shelf (Opens below)) Available i2219913
Junior Fiction Stratford
Children's
Children's Fiction KEE (Browse shelf (Opens below)) Available A00917026
Junior Fiction Waverley LibraryPlus
Children's
Children's Fiction KEEN (Browse shelf (Opens below)) Available i2221027
Total holds: 0

Novel for children.

"Amorangi and Millie lost their mum. Their only clue to her whereabouts is a carving on a tree that says, I'm in the past! Rescue me! To do this, Amorangi and Millie must travel up every branch of their family tree and collect an object from each ancestor they meet. They must then be back in the modern day before the sun sets, or they'll all be trapped forever in the past. In their travels, the children experience aspects of events in New Zealand history, such as the invasion of Parihaka, the Great Depression, World War Two, the Musket Wars and the eruption of Mount Taranaki. They also experience changes in the town and landscape, the attitudes of people and the way people live their lives"--Publisher information.

There are no comments on this title.

to post a comment.

©South Taranaki District Council

Contact us