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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
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
Dewey number
813.6
Index
no index present
Intended audience
7 years and up
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
Target audience
primary
Label
The fourteenth goldfish, Jennifer Holm, (electronic resource)
Link
http://digital.arapahoelibraries.org/ContentDetails.htm?ID=5D988195-1313-42A1-99B4-D76D071986B7
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Control code
ocn883262448
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780307974365
Level of compression
unknown
Publisher number
EB00251311
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
5D988195-1313-42A1-99B4-D76D071986B7
System control number
(OCoLC)883262448
Label
The fourteenth goldfish, Jennifer Holm, (electronic resource)
Link
http://digital.arapahoelibraries.org/ContentDetails.htm?ID=5D988195-1313-42A1-99B4-D76D071986B7
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Control code
ocn883262448
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780307974365
Level of compression
unknown
Publisher number
EB00251311
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
5D988195-1313-42A1-99B4-D76D071986B7
System control number
(OCoLC)883262448

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