The Amazing Voyages of Nikki Piper
is an adorable children's video from New Discoveries, Inc
. It features Kerry Anne Bradford
(from Disney's Sing Me A Story with Belle) as Nikki Piper
and David Moore
(from Nickelodeon's All That) as her friend, Sam. Nikki and Sam live with their families and friends on Hontoon Island.
In this first episode, Nikki and Sam travel to Florida's Gatorland to learn how to save their friend, Captain Crab. It seems Captain Crab has angered a mamma alligator by picking up one of her babies and she has chased him up a tree! Thankfully, there are alligator experts at Gatorland who are willing to assist in the rescue. There is an action guide included with the video.
This video was produced by the team of Eric Matyas and Dianne Patrick and has been written up in the New York Times Guide to the Best Children's Videos. You can find and purchase this video through Amazon.com.
It has won several awards including:
*Kid's First Award from the Coalition for Quality Children's Media
*Dove Foundation Seal for Family Approved Videos
*National Parenting Center Seal of Approval
*Award of Excellence from the Film Advisory Board
*Parent's Choice Award for 1998