"Special thanks to Niuafolau Dionne Fonoti of the National University of Samoa."--Title page.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Welcome to the Pacific Islands! -- Island stories -- The Pacific Islands -- Flora of the Islands -- Fauna of the Islands -- Food and drink -- Island houses -- Island clothes -- Express yourself! -- Ancient wisdom of the Islands -- Music -- Village life -- The importance of the Ocean -- Wayfinding -- Using tthe sky to get around -- Early Pacific Islanders and exploration -- Maui stories -- More tales from the Islands -- Island challenges -- Good-bye for now!
Welcome to the Pacific Islands! Join Moana, her friends, and her family as you explore the history, culture, and stories of these great islands.