one daughter (Nim), and a wife, who was taken by a whale because of the Troppo
tourists. He really hates the Troppo tourists because of that. Jack lives
with Nim on their private island.
Jack is a scientist. He made a hut using
driftwood branches and a palm thatched roof. He made a solar panel to charge
up his torch, mobile phone and his laptop. Jack made sleeping mats out of
palm fronds and he made a table, stools, a desk, shelves bowls and plates. He
made a vegetable garden and used bamboo for pipes.
weather and tides. They also study plants and animals. Jack's favorite
animal is plankton and his favorite food is strawberries. He writes about the
weather and sends it to magazines and universities. He and
Nim have never
ever told anyone where the island is (except the people who deliver the food).
Jack checks the beaches for useful items. He taught
Nim dolphin language and
sea lion language. His favorite book is Mountain Madness. One
Jack went sailing.
Jack is the best sailor ever. While he’s
out at sea he meets a freak storm and has an accident where he loses a chunk
of his forehead. Jack has three animal pets,
Selkie the sea lion, Fred the
iguana and Galileo the frigate bird.
authors: Tara, Darcy, Finbar and Kris
Copyright 2006© Last Updated:25 April 2006