Nim at Sea
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Nim at Sea

3.78 (260 ratings by Goodreads)
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Description

Nim lives on an island in the middle of the wide blue sea with her father Jack, a marine iguana called Fred, a sea lion called Selkie, and their new friend Alex Rover. Nim is as free as a bird, and she wouldn't swap places with anyone.But when Alex flies away in the seaplane, without saying goodbye, and Selkie is captured by villains from a cruise ship, Nim must risk everything to bring them back. Her dangerous rescue mission takes her far across the ocean, to New York City. It's a good thing she has Fred and two new friends by her side.A fabulous fantasy-adventure for young readers from the author of Peeling the Onion, Spook's Shack, Mokie and Bik and Nim's Island.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 180 pages
  • 130 x 195 x 15mm | 178g
  • Allen & Unwin
  • Allen & Unwin Children's Books
  • Sydney, Australia
  • 1741148618
  • 9781741148619
  • 48,112

About Wendy Orr

Wendy Orr was born in Edmonton, Canada, but grew up in various places across Canada, France and the USA. She started writing for children after a career as an occupational therapist. She's the author of many award-winning books and lives on the Mornington Peninsula, near Melbourne.show more

Review quote

'Always exuberant and pacy, Wendy Orr gives readers laughs and a message about ecology and friendship.'Sunday Age, 24/06/07'Orr, aided by Millard's delightful illustrations, takes the reader on an exhilarating adventure.'Good Reading, July 2007'Millard's simple New Yorker-esque line drawing are an effective complement to the story.'Boating New Zealand, July 2007'delightful sequel...another wonderful adventure. With its engaging cover and short action-packed chapters, Nim at Seawill not disappoint fans...enjoyable fantasy adventure.'show more

Rating details

260 ratings
3.78 out of 5 stars
5 26% (67)
4 40% (103)
3 24% (62)
2 9% (23)
1 2% (5)
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