Tangata Whenua shortlisted for 2015 Ngā Kupu Ora Aotearoa Māori Book Awards

Tangata Whenua: An Illustrated History has done it again – it has been shortlisted in the 2015 Ngā Kupu Ora Aotearoa Māori Book Awards, in the Te Kōrero o Mua – History section.

Also shortlisted in this section is another wonderful BWB book Panguru and the City: Kāinga Tahi, Kāinga Rua by Melissa Matutina Williams.

The designer of both books, Neil Pardington of Base Two, can claim three finalists in the awards, with Five Māori Painters, from Auckland Art Gallery, in the arts section.

The awards will be announced on 10 September.

See here for the full shortlist: www.massey.ac.nz/massey/maori/events/maori_book_awards/2015-awards/2015-finalists.cfm