PNG Children's Literature:  Kids stories and writers

  • Child Star
    CHILD STAR - cover illustration

    When Child Star, our liitle hero disobeys his parent's advice and dares his way down beyond to earth's atmosphere,nothing can save him.  Leaving behind are his family with his extended families as he plunges into earth's surface, crashing, and smashing into the primitive land of the unexpected.

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  • The First Lakotoi

    The First Lakatoi is a story about the traditional outrigger canoe of the Central Province people of Papua New Guinea. This story originates from the coastal village of Boera depicting the Hiri Trade between the people of Gulf Province and the Motuans along the coast of Papua.

  • see also ... University of Papua New Guinea Press
    • Introduction to University of Papua New Guinea Press & other Academic Publishers in PNG
    • 1995 - 1997 Books & Back List from University of Papua New Guinea

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