The very first Nim’s Island � Christchurch Kids Blog
This month I’ve got the pleasure of being the Star Author for the Christchurch Kids blog. They suggested that I tell them a bit about the book to movie experience, but I thought I’d start a bit further back with how the book started..
Wendy Orr is a Canadian-born Australian writer. Her books for children and adults have been published in 27 countries and won awards around the world. Nim’s Island and Nim at Sea have also become feature films, starring Jodie Foster and Abigail Breslin (Nim’s Island) and Bindi Irwin (Return to Nim’s Island.) Her latest book is Cuckoo’s Flight, a companion to the highly acclaimed Bronze Age novels Dragonfly Song and Swallow’s Dance. Read full bio