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Nim's Island
Nim's Island
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Nim's Island

Written by Wendy OrrAuthor Alerts:  Random House will alert you to new works by Wendy Orr
Illustrated by Kerry MillardAuthor Alerts:  Random House will alert you to new works by Kerry Millard



· Yearling
· Trade Paperback · February 12, 2008 · $6.99 · 978-0-385-73606-0 (0-385-73606-1)
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About this Book
A girl. An iguana. An island. And e-mail. Meet Nim–a modern-day Robinson Crusoe! She can chop down bananas with a machete, climb tall palm trees, and start a fire with a piece of glass. So she’s not afraid when her scientist dad sails off to study plankton for three days, leaving her alone on their island. Besides, it’s not as if no one’s looking after her–she’s got a sea lion to mother her and an iguana for comic relief. She also has an interesting new e-mail pal. But when her father’s cell-phone calls stop coming and disaster seems near, Nim has to be stronger and braver than she’s ever been before.

And she’ll need all her friends to help her.


From the Hardcover edition.