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The Dream Swimmer

(A book in the Matriarch series)
A novel by

The Dream Swimmer continues the odyssey of Tama Mahana, grandson and heir to the matriarch, as he assumes the mantle of leadership and, with it, his grandmother's battles with the Pakeha. But at every step Tama is thwarted - by deception and intrigue, and by the woman whose destiny has intersected Riripeti's and his. She is the enigmatic Tiana, his mother, the woman of no account.

Genre: Literary Fiction

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Paperback Editions

March 2009 : UK Paperback

Title: The Dream Swimmer
Author(s): Witi Ihimaera
ISBN: 0-14-301121-9 / 978-0-14-301121-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: Raupo Publishing (NZ) Ltd
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March 2005 : UK Paperback

Title: Dream Swimmer
Author(s): Witi Ihimaera
ISBN: 0-14-301984-8 / 978-0-14-301984-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: Penguin New Zealand
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November 1997 : UK Paperback

Title: The Dream Swimmer: Sequel to the Matriarch (A Penguin original)
Author(s): Witi Ihimaera
ISBN: 0-14-027240-2 / 978-0-14-027240-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: Penguin
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Audio Editions

June 2014 : USA Audio edition

Title: The Dream Swimmer
Author(s): Witi Ihimaera
Publisher: Penguin Books NZ
Availability: Amazon