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The fourteenth goldfish, Jennifer L. Holm

Label
The fourteenth goldfish
Title
The fourteenth goldfish
Statement of responsibility
Jennifer L. Holm
Creator
Contributor
Author
Book designer
Illustrator
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
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?
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.
Awards note
  • A Junior Library Guild Selection.
  • Capitol Choices: Noteworthy Books for Children and Teens Recommended, 2015.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10351717
Cataloging source
NJQ/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Holm, Jennifer L
Credits note
Jacket art and interior illustrations, Tad Carpenter
Dewey number
  • [Fic]
  • 813.6
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Ages 8-12
  • Middle School
  • 550 Lexile
Interest level
MG
LC call number
PZ7.H732226
LC item number
Fo 2014
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
550
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
  • 4.1.
  • 3.2.
  • 4.1
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Carpenter, Tad
  • Random House Children's Books
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Fourteenth goldfish
Series volume
0001
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader
  • Reading Counts!
  • Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Life change events
  • Middle school students
  • Grandfathers
  • Scientists
  • Rejuvenation
  • Aging
  • Families
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The fourteenth goldfish, Jennifer L. Holm
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 195)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Goldie -- Puzzles -- Ring -- Magiciajn -- Jellyfish -- Crispy corn dog -- Our Town -- The possible -- Fruit -- Salk and Oppenheimer -- Building twenty-four -- Raisinets -- Ankh -- Cheese -- Lab assistant -- Slippers -- Law of friendship -- Degrees -- Genie in the bottle -- Mad scientist -- Candles -- Growing pains -- Pizza delivery -- Noble -- Chill -- Mummy -- After -- Observation -- Happy beginnings
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
195 pages
Isbn
9780375871146
Lccn
2013035052
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)859253044
  • (OCoLC)ocn859253044
  • 591298
Label
The fourteenth goldfish, Jennifer L. Holm
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 195)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Goldie -- Puzzles -- Ring -- Magiciajn -- Jellyfish -- Crispy corn dog -- Our Town -- The possible -- Fruit -- Salk and Oppenheimer -- Building twenty-four -- Raisinets -- Ankh -- Cheese -- Lab assistant -- Slippers -- Law of friendship -- Degrees -- Genie in the bottle -- Mad scientist -- Candles -- Growing pains -- Pizza delivery -- Noble -- Chill -- Mummy -- After -- Observation -- Happy beginnings
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
195 pages
Isbn
9780375871146
Lccn
2013035052
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)859253044
  • (OCoLC)ocn859253044
  • 591298

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