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Orr, Wendy

Summary: Nim loves her island home and the animals she shares it with even while her scientist father is away doing research, but trouble is on the way and a new e-mail friend could be the only one who can help.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Blackstone Audio 2008

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile Audiobooks, Call number: CD J Orr

Orr, Wendy

Summary: Finding yourself in hospital, in a bed full of shattered glass, is traumatic. Coming to terms with multiple fractures and probable long-term difficulties is something else again - slow, painful, full of obstacles and questions with no clear answers. Anna is used to being athletic, popular, 'normal'. Now she feels the layers of her familiar self being peeled away; nothing is normal or easy. Can...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Audiobook on MP3 CD, Call number: MP3CD FIC ORR

Orr, Wendy

Summary: Leira is starting her initiation as a priestess when her world is turned upside down. A violent earthquake leaves her home in pieces. And the goddess hasn't finished with the island yet. With her family, Leira flees across the sea to Crete, expecting sanctuary. But a volcanic eruption and tsunami throw the entire world into darkness. In the resulting chaos; Leira finds her noble-born privilege...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Allen & Unwin 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC ORR

Orr, Wendy.

Summary: When her parents take her to visit a very special pet store in the park across from her apartment, both Sophie and Mr. and Mrs. Noah, the pet store owners, have their secret wishes fulfilled.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Holt 2000

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Beginning Readers - Transitional Reader (Blue), Call number: JBR BLUE ORR

Summary: Nim Rusoe is a young girl who inhabits an isolated island with her scientist father and communicates, via e-mail, with the reclusive author of the novel she has been reading. Nim's existence mirrors that of her favorite literary character, Alex Rover, the world's greatest adventurer. But Alexandra, the author of the Rover books, leads a reclusive life in the big city. When Nim's father goes...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment 2008

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Family DVDs, Call number: DVD Family Nim's 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Family DVDs, Call number: DVD FAMILY NIM

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Browsing Hot DVDs, Call number: DVD FIC NIM

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD N

Summary: The writer and producer of the smash hit Nim's Island bring you the much anticipated sequel, Return to Nim's Island! In Return to Nim's Island, Nim is the precocious daughter of scientist father Jack. Nim, a bit older now, still has a gift to be "one with nature" and her amazing animal friends. But now that developers and poachers threaten her island, she and her dad must fight to preserve...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Mazur Kaplan Company / Pictures In Paradise Production 2013

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