Nim at Sea (#2)
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 new fantasy-adventure for young readers from the author of Peeling the Onion, Spook's Shack, Mokie and Bik, and Nim's Island.
'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.'