Perfect if you're looking for:
- Samoan books for babies
- An introduction to the museum world for your Pēpi
- Expanding your Samoan vocabulary
A beautiful board book for babies, toddlers and their families, featuring measina or treasures from Sāmoa in the collection of Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa.
With warm and friendly text in both Samoan and English, and with rich cultural content, it is an excellent learning resource for the home and for schools.
About the author
Dahlia Malaeulu is a Wellington-born Samoan author of Children’s Pasifika books and creator of Mila's Books. She is a passionate educator who enjoys creating stories that develop cultural confidence amongst tamaiti (children), fanau (families) and faiā‘oga (educators) within the home, schools and communities.
About the translator
Niusila Faamanatu-Eteuati is a lecturer in the School of Languages and Cultures, at Victoria University of Wellington.
Extent: 28 pages
Format: Board book