Matuhi: Needle

Author(s): Hinemoana Baker

New Zealand Poetry

Best-known nationally for fronting National Radio show, Waiata, Hinemoana Baker is a talented writer and musician with an MA in Creative Writing. This first book, illustrated in colour by Ngai Tahu artist Jenny Rendall, comprises poems with diverse themes including love and gratitude, Te Reo and Maori cultural concepts, and even bad behaviour. It includes a CD on which Hinemoana performs six of her poems and a song. matuhi | needle is published jointly with Perceval Press, the California publisher owned and operated by Pilar Perez and Viggo Mortensen. First published 2004.


Product Information

This is a co-publication with Viggo (Aragorn) Mortensen's publishing company in the US; Hinemoana was one of the VUP poets who read with Viggo at a Lord of the Rings benefit poetry reading in 2003; A beautiful production, hardback with full colour illustrations by a leading Maori artist; This collection of wonderful poetry comes with a CD of music from this multi-talented young writer

General Fields

  • : 9780864734839
  • : Victoria University Press
  • : Victoria University Press
  • : Contains Hardback and CD-Audio
  • : November 2004
  • : 210x210mm
  • : New Zealand
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : very good
  • : 80
  • : Paintings by Jenny Rendall
  • : Hinemoana Baker
  • : Hardback