How Maui Slowed the Sun by Peter GossagePeter Gossage. Peter Gossage was the storyteller and illustrator of more than 20 books for children. His powerful retelling of Maori myths and legends have captivated the children of New Zealand for generations. Peter's first job on leaving school was at an advertising agency, and his drawings of Maori motifs on a television commercial drew interest from a publisher. This led to a career retelling and illustrating Maori legends for children. He also worked as a display artist at the Auckland War Memorial Museum, and as a graphic designer and scenic artist at TV2.
How Maui slowed the Sun - By Peter Gossage
How Maui Slowed the Sun (Board Book)
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How Maui Slowed the Sun is a story by Peter Gossage that retells the legend of how Maui tamed the sun to help the people of his village. Why should we be slaves to the sun? I will catch the sun before it rises, and teach it to travel slowly across the sky! With the help of his brothers, Maui sets out for the home of the sun to catch it and make it move more slowly. The legends surrounding Maui are told in their many forms all over New Zealand and even across the Pacific. Find more of his stories in Wellington Museum and at Space Place. Your email address will not be published.