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‘Fornander Collection’ chronicles Hawaiian histories

Mindy Pennybacker
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COURTESY BISHOP MUSEUM

At first look, the large-format, 600-page books appear daunting, but the lively moolelo quickly captivate with humor, conflict, transformations, poetry and metaphor. Told in many different voices, it’s a perfect read for an island afternoon filled with the sounds of our many different winds, rains and waves.