He wahine u‘I maoli nō ‘o Kawela. Noho ‘o ia i ke ‘awāwa o Wai‘anae, a ‘a‘ole ‘o ia i ‘ike maka I kekahi kāne e like nō me kēia malihini.
He kāne lō‘ihi, u‘i a me ‘olu‘olu ka malihini. ‘O ka mea ko‘iko‘I loa, aloha ko Kawela mau makua i ka malihini kekahi. Eia na‘e, he moemoeā wale nō kēia kāne?
Ka Mahele Puke Kaʻena Aloha (book series) is an 8-book collection of ancient Hawaiian legends from the Waiʻanae Coast on the island of Oʻahu. Written entirely in ʻŌlelo Hawaiʻi, titles in this series include No Nanaue Ke Kanaka Manō, No Ka Pōhaku ʻUmeʻume ʻIa o Nānākuli, Hoʻopakele ʻIa e Hiʻiaka, No Nā Mākaha No Mākaha, No Paliuli Me Hiʻilaniwai, No Lonokaʻeho Me Nā Pōhaku o Tahiti, No Ka Pū Niu, a me No Ke Kanaka Puhi o Kawīwī. This collection was created and produced by Native Hawaiians of Waiʻanae.
The Eel Man of Kawīwī
Kawela, a beautiful young woman living deep in Wai‘anae Valley had never met anyone like him.
He was tall, handsome, polite, and most importantly, had the approval of her strict parents. But was this visitor too good to be true?
The Kaʻena Aloha book series is an 8-book collection of ancient Hawaiian legends from the Waiʻanae Coast on the island of Oʻahu. Titles in this series include Nanaue the Shark Man, The Fish Stone of Nānākuli, Saved by Hiʻiaka, The Robbers of Mākaha, Paliuli, and Hiʻilaniwai, Lonokaʻeho and the Stones of Tahiti, The Coconut Flute, and the Eel Man of Kawīwī. This collection was created and produced by Native Hawaiians of Waiʻanae.