Author(s): URALE, Makerita
Reading age 6 to 10y. Masina, cast away in a storm to a lonely island, finds a beautiful seashell. She loses it in another storm, but the seashell has magical powers. Makerita Urale was born in the village of Fagamalo on the island of Savai¹i, Samoa. She is a producer in the arts, mainly theatre. Makerita has two brothers and three sisters and lives in Wellington. Samuel Sakaria was born in the Tokelau Islands. He studied graphic design at Wellington Polytechnic and works as an illustrator in Wellington.
..". traditional and contemporary art forms provide a vivid accompaniment to this wonderful Pacific love story."