Steph Matuku

Steph Matuku lives in Taranaki. She creates marketing material for a living but prefers to write entertaining stories for children and teens. Her first novel for young adults is to be published with Huia Publishers. Steph was born in Kaitaia in 1973.

Feb 14, 2021

Inside the seedy, succulent world of online houseplant obsessives

A domestic foliage addict dishes the dirt.

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May 1, 2018

More than just her body: the amazingness of Parris Goebel

Steph Matuku reviews the new book by Parris Goebells - dancer, superstar, role model for Polynesian youth.

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Sep 19, 2017

The 'Māori' episode of Justin Time is really, really messed up

If you've seen the 'Māori' episode of kids show Justin Time Go, you'll know how batshit it is. Steph Matuku breaks down the mess that is 'Let's Haka Dance!'

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