Tahuri by Ngahuia Te Awekotuku

"Tahuri" is a poignant narrative that delves into the life of a young Maori girl navigating the complexities of her cultural identity and sexuality amidst the backdrop of contemporary New Zealand society. The story explores themes of tradition, family, and self-discovery as the protagonist grapples with the expectations placed upon her by her community and her own personal desires. Through her journey, the novel examines the intersections of indigenous culture and modern life, shedding light on the challenges faced by those striving to maintain their heritage while also seeking to forge their own path.

The 5063rd greatest book of all time


Published
1989
Nationality
New Zealand
Type
Fiction
Pages
Unknown
Words
Unknown
Original Language
English

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