Thursday, 28 July 2016

Jeremiah, Pratham and johann's biography for Witi Ihimaera

Witi Ihimaera

This is our new reading group called Witi Ihimaera.  
He is an author who writes children’s books and he is very famous for it.  He is born in Gisborne 1944, 7 feb.  He is 72 years old.  His nationality is New Zealand and he used to be living in Gisborne but now moved to Auckland.  He won two awards: Freda buckland literacy award and the James Wattie award.  His education is Te Karaka District High School, 1957-1959, Church College of New Zealand, 1960-1961, Gisborne Boys High School, 1962, University of Auckland, 1963-1966, Victoria University, Wellington, 1968-1972.  Some of his hobbies are playing music and going swimming.  He has written a lot of books but here are his top 10 books:
- The Whale Rider
-Pounamu Pounamu
-The Parihaka Woman
-Sky Dancer
-The Matriarch
-The Rope of Man
-The Thrill of Falling Stories
-The Amazing Adventures of Razza the Rat
-The Uncle Story
-Nights in the Gardens of Spain

The link we found for our information:        
        Click ----------> http://biography.jrank.org/pages/4453/Ih

1 comment:

  1. Good Story about Witi.Next time add more information about him.

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