Nim's Island (2008) Movie poster and book cover compared.

Nim's Island

Jennifer Flackett, Mark Levin, 2008

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Nim's Island
Wendy Orr, 1999

Nim’s Island is a movie directed by Jennifer Flackett and Mark Levin in 2008 and based on the book of the same name by Wendy Orr, first published in 1999. The movie features Abigail Breslin, Jodie Foster, Gerard Butler, Michael Carman, Mark Brady, Anthony Simcoe, and others.

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RATING

6

/ 10

Movie Poster: Nim's Island (Jennifer Flackett, Mark Levin, 2008)

7.7

/ 10

Book Cover: Nim's Island (Wendy Orr, 1999)

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AUDIOBOOK

Audiobook cover of Nim's Island, the 1999 book by Wendy Orr.

Nim's Island

Read by: Kate Reading

Storyline

11-year-old Nim lives with her widower marine biologist father Jack Rusoe on a South Pacific island. Jack has told Nim that her mother Emily died when she was swallowed by a blue whale after it was scared by a ship called The Buccaneer. Nim has several native animals for company: Selkie the sea lion, Fred the bearded dragon, Chica the sea turtle, and Galileo the pelican.

Movie vs Book

Poster of Nim's Island, the 2008 movie by Jennifer Flackett and Mark Levin

Year

2008

Minutes

96

Movie Rate

6.00

Source: IMDb

Cover of Nim's Island, the 1999 book by Wendy Orr

Year

1999

Pages

128

Book Rate

7.76

S: Goodreads

Book

Nim's Island

Country: Australia

First published in: 1999

Length: 128 pages

Genre: Fiction

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Cover of Nim's Island, the 1999 book by Wendy Orr

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