There’s a lot to explore on this website including book discussion guides, word searches, and information about Hawaiian culture, history, and all things Niuhi! Drop me a line at AuntyLehua@NiuhiSharkSaga.com.

Utah Book Signing, Roy Jr. High School: Sept. 8th, 5 – 8 pm
Utah Book Signing, Syracuse High School: Sept. 9th, 5 – 8 pm
Utah Book Signing, Mountain View High School: Sept. 10th, 6 – 9 pm
FANX, Salt Lake City, UT: Sept. 22-24th, 2022
20BooksVegas, Las Vegas, NV: Nov. 13-18, 2022
Superstars Writing Seminars: Feb 7-12, 2023, Colorado Springs, CO
LUTE Conference: Feb. 16 – 18, Provo, UT

Here’s a preview of the cover of a new work in progress called Birth/Hanau. Ever wonder what really happened the day Uncle Kahana and ‘Ilima found Zader on the reef at Piko Point? How did Zader become part of the Westin ‘Ohana? This novella answers those questions and more. In this book, the same story is told twice–once in Standard American English and once with a lot of Hawaiian and Pidgin mixed in with the English. It’s an experiment and story that I hope you’ll enjoy. It’s coming soon–more details when I know ’em.


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