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Māori writers of fiction

If you’re looking for fiction written by Māori authors, for NCEA or just because they’re good, here are a few we recommend. Note: we’d love to add to this – if you’ve got a favourite Māori author not here then email us their name and we’ll add them!

Alan Duff Once Were Warriors

James George Ocean Roads

Patricia Grace Tu

Keri Hulme The Bone People

Witi Ihimaera The Whale Rider

Kelly Ana Morey On an Island, with Consequences Dire

Alice Tawhai Luminous (short stories)

Apirana Taylor Ki Te Ao: New Stories (short stories)