Maui and the Sun
The Fish of Maui by Peter Gossage, there are many other Maori stories illustrated by Gossage
Faced with too short days and long nights Maui comes up with a plan to slow the sun's passage through 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.
1994 Maori Myths and Legends
How Maui Fished Up The North and South Islands (Maori Version).
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