Mookini Library

The READ Collection: Poetry/Songs/Chants

In the Poetry section, there are over 25 books listed in alphabetical order by title. Scroll down the page and find the title that interests you. 

Permission to scan the cover of THE ECHO OF OUR SONG: CHANTS & POEMS OF THE HAWAIIANS, translated and edited by Mary K. Pukui & Alfons L. Korn (University of Hawaii Press,  c1973) was granted by the University of Hawaii Press. No other use of this image, including electronic transmission, is allowed without express permission from the publisher. 

 (last updated, 9-20-11)

Books about Hawai'i are marked with a palm tree

This ends the Poetry section of the READ Collection. If you have found a book you like, check its status through Hawai`i Voyager. If not, continue your search in another section or return to the READ Collection home page.

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The READ Collection web site is being maintained by Lari-Anne Au, Public Services Librarian. Images were scanned by Justin Bissell and Arya Irani, UHH students. The content of the READ Collection is selected by Lari-Anne Au. You can contact her via e-mail at