Part of a new series called Hawaiian Legends for Little Ones, Maui Hooks the Islands introduces kids ages 0-4 to one of Hawai‘i’s best-known legends about Maui the demigod who fished up the Hawaiian islands using a magic fishing hook.

Mauis is a popular trickester deigod known througout the Pacific whose many storeis are full of adventure and mischief.

In simple, poetic language, this origin story gives small kids a taste of Hawai‘i’s rich history of storytelling.