Kua pāpōuri a Tahi Tuatara. Nā konā ka whakapau kaha a Roger Ruru ki te manamanahau a ia, aura ake. Kātahi ka ronga ngā hoa takirua nei i tētani auē tūmekemeke. Kua raruraru e wai? Ka ahatia e Tahi rāua ko Roger?
Tahi the Tuatara is down in the dumps. Roger the Ruru tries to cheer him up, but nothing seems to work. Then the two friends hear a cry for help. Someone’s in trouble! What are Tahi and Roger going to do?
Tu Meke Tuatara is a story about friendship being kind and discovering that sometimes when we help a friend we also help ourselves.
Soft Cover 240mm x 240mm, 22 pages
Tumeke is a New Zealand Māori word which means to startle or take fright. In recent years, tu meke (as two words) has developed as a colloquial phrase meaning “too much”; and is used to express excitement or being shaken up.
240mm x 240mm, 22 pages, 210gsm