Coverart for item
The Resource The fourteenth goldfish, Jennifer Holm, (electronic resource)

The fourteenth goldfish, Jennifer Holm, (electronic resource)

Label
The fourteenth goldfish
Title
The fourteenth goldfish
Statement of responsibility
Jennifer Holm
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Believe in the possible . . . with this brilliantly quirky, thought-provoking novel from New York Times bestseller, three-time Newbery Honor winner Jennifer L. Holm Galileo. Newton. Salk. Oppenheimer. Science can change the world . . . but can it go too far' Eleven-year-old Ellie has never liked change. She misses fifth grade. She misses her old best friend. She even misses her dearly departed goldfish. Then one day a strange boy shows up. He's bossy. He's cranky. And weirdly enough . . . he looks a lot like Ellie's grandfather, a scientist who's always been slightly obsessed with immortality. Could this pimply boy really be Grandpa Melvin' Has he finally found the secret to eternal youth' With a lighthearted touch and plenty of humor, Jennifer Holm celebrates the wonder of science and explores fascinating questions about life and death, family and friendship, immortality . . . and possibility
Member of
Summary
Ellie's scientist grandfather has discovered a way to reverse aging, and consequently has turned into a teenager--which makes for complicated relationships when he moves in with Ellie and her mother, his daughter
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2015
  • Black-Eyed Susan Book Award (Maryland), Grades 4-6, 2016.
  • Charlotte Award (New York), Middle School, 2016.
  • Pennsylvania Young Reader's Choice Awards, Grades 6-8, 2016.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10351717
Cataloging source
RECBK
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Holm, Jennifer
Dewey number
813.6
Index
no index present
Intended audience
7 years and up
LC call number
PZ7.H732226
LC item number
H656 2014
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
550
Literary form
unknown
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Fourteenth goldfish
Series volume
0001
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Children's stories
Target audience
primary
Label
The fourteenth goldfish, Jennifer Holm, (electronic resource)
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780307974365
Level of compression
unknown
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
5d988195-1313-42a1-99b4-d76d071986b7
Publisher number
EB00251311
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • 1977432
  • (OCoLC)883262448
  • (OCoLC)ocn883262448
  • 1977432
Label
The fourteenth goldfish, Jennifer Holm, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780307974365
Level of compression
unknown
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
5d988195-1313-42a1-99b4-d76d071986b7
Publisher number
EB00251311
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • 1977432
  • (OCoLC)883262448
  • (OCoLC)ocn883262448
  • 1977432

Library Locations

  • Delaware Main LibraryBorrow it
    84 East Winter Street, Delaware, OH, 43015, US
    40.299672 -83.064923
  • Orange BranchBorrow it
    7171 Gooding Blvd., Delaware, OH, 43015, US
    40.190037 -83.027387
  • Ostrander BranchBorrow it
    75 North Fourth Street, Ostrander, OH, 43061, US
    40.267330 -83.216989
  • Powell BranchBorrow it
    460 South Liberty Street, Powell, OH, 43065, US
    40.149379 -83.073659
Processing Feedback ...