Illustrated by Zak Waipara and translated by Rob Ruha
That Sun who’s always on the run.
With their woven flax net, the brothers drive to the pit where the Sun lives, and make their play to slow the day.
About the authors:
Author Tim Tipene(Ngāti Kurī, Ngāti Whātua) is the award-winning author of nine other children’s books. A pioneering youth and self-defence counsellor, Tim lives with his family in West Auckland. Zak Waipara (Rongowhakataa, Ngāti Ruapani, Ngāti Porou, Ngāti Kahungunu), has illustrated and written for children’s books, comics, newspaper graphics, motion graphics and animations. Until recently he was programme leader of the Bachelor of Animation Degree at Animation College, Auckland. The Māori translation is by Rotorua-based musician and academic Rob Ruha.