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Featherston Booktown Karukatea Festival 2022
Presenter Biography


Moira Wairama

Moira is a Wellington storyteller specializing in bi-lingual telling of Māori legends and in creating original New Zealand stories. She writes for children in both English and Māori, has written plays for theater and radio and has poetry in several anthologies. Moira has received various awards for her work and most recently was a finalist in the 2020 NZ Children’s Book awards for her book Arapū Toi.

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