Colum. The Bright Islands (Hawaii)

Today's free book is The Bright Islands by Padraic Colum with illustrations by Juliette May Fraser, and published for the Hawaiian Legend and Folklore Commission. For the table of contents, check at the bottom of this post below the image.

The book is available at Hathi Trust.


I. Kings of the Islands 
Moi-keha the Voyager and the Sons of Moi-keha
Umi the Conqueror
Ka-welo: The Overthrower of the Giant Champion
Ka-meha-meha the Great

II. In the Bright Islands
The Story of Ta-whaki
The Story of Rata the Grandson of Tawhaki
How Hina Voyaged to the Island of the King of the Fishes
The Little People of Ao-tea-roa

III. The Princess of Pali-uli

IV. Skies, Lands, and Waters
Companion-in-Suffering-in-the-Glade
Le-pe the Bird-Maiden, and How Her Brother Kauilani Sought for Her and Found Her
When the Little Blond Shark Went Visiting
Kaulu, the World's Strongest Boy
How Kana Brought Back the Sun and Moon and Stars After They Had Been Taken Away


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