Be inspired to read the works of our Māori authors
With Te Wiki o te Reo Māori just around the corner, here is a great resource to inspire you to enjoy the works of Māori authors.
Kōmako provides biographical information and details of books written by Māori writers, and many of these can be found in our Library collections.
Here are a just a few to whet your appetite:
Or you could dip into some short stories with Huia Short Stories 7: Contemporary Māori Fiction, which includes stories by Anne French, Kelly Joseph, Royna Ngahuia Fifield, Trish Fong, Whiti Hereaka, Gerry Te Kapa Coates, Piata Allen, Tina Nixon, Tama Wise, Anahera Gildea, Meihana Durie, Stacey Morgan, Jenny Brinsley, Melanie Drewery, Dianne Sharma-Winter, and Paul Gilbert (Kāi Tahu).