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Nim's Island [With Headphones]

Average rating
4 out of 5
Based on 27 Ratings and 27 Reviews

Book Description
Nim lives on an island in the middle of the wide blue sea, shared by only her father, Jack, a marine iguana called Fred, a sea lion called Selkie, a turtle called Chica, and a satellite dish for her e-mail. No one else in the world lives quite like Nim, and she wouldn't swap places with anyone.

But when Jack disappears in his sailing boat and disaster threatens her home, Nim must be brave... More
Book Information
PublisherPlayaway
BindingPreloaded Digital Audio Player (30 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of PagesN/A
ISBN-10160640752X
ISBN-13978-1606407523
Publication Date11/01/2008
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About Wendy Orr (Author) : I was born in Edmonton, Canada. My father was in the Air Force, and just before I turned three, we moved to a village in France where we lived in a tall apartment block (No Pets Allowed!). The next mo... more
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About Kate Reading (Narrator) : Kate Reading is a published narrator of children's books. Some of the published credits of Kate Reading include Part of Me, Aquinas for Armchair Theologians, Lord Of Chaos: Book six of The Wheel of ti... more
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4/17/2009 Beatrice Yates said: This is an amazing story of adventure. I got lost in this world created by Wendy Orr. What a wonderful story to inspire girls to use their imaginations, courage, and ingenuity.
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2/16/2008 Lynndy Bennett said:
Nim's Island is one of my all-time favourite novels for this age group. What a perfect setting: an island, with animals as friends and complete freedom, books, a computer if absolutely necessary... and it's written with superbly crafted flair and suspense, humanity and humour. Even before the film t... more

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