Fishbowl: a novel

Book Cover
Average Rating
5 star
 
(0)
4 star
 
(0)
3 star
 
(1)
2 star
 
(0)
1 star
 
(0)
Language:
English
More Details
ISBN:
9781250073815
9781250057808
9781466861701
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Also in this Series
More Like This
Staff View

Grouping Information

Grouped Work ID bf7df421-a73e-8556-8ca1-2c51ce6909a8
full_title fishbowl
author somer bradley
grouping_category book
lastUpdate 2017-05-24 12:30:23PM

Solr Details

_version_ 1568295913404760064
accelerated_reader_interest_level
accelerated_reader_point_value 0
accelerated_reader_reading_level 0
author Somer, Bradley
author-letter Somer, Bradley
author_additional Bradley Somer.
author_display Somer, Bradley
availability_toggle_catalog Available Now, Entire Collection
available_at_catalog Cary Community, East Regional, Eva H. Perry Regional, Green Road Community, Holly Springs Community, North Regional, Northeast Regional
callnumber-a PR9199.4.S6977
callnumber-first P - Language and Literature
callnumber-subject PR - English Literature
callnumber_sort_catalog SOMER
collection_catalog Adult Fiction
date_added 2015-05-22T04:00:00Z
days_since_added 733
detailed_location_catalog Cary Community - Adult Fiction, East Regional - Adult Fiction, Eva H. Perry Regional - Adult Fiction, Green Road Community - Adult Fiction, Holly Springs Community - Adult Fiction, North Regional - Adult Fiction, Northeast Regional - Adult Fiction, Remote Storage - Adult Fiction, Southeast Regional - Adult Fiction, West Regional - Adult Fiction
display_description "A goldfish named Ian is falling from the 27th-floor balcony on which his fishbowl sits. He's longed for adventure, so when the opportunity arises, he escapes from his bowl, clears the balcony railing and finds himself airborne. Plummeting toward the street below, Ian witnesses the lives of the Seville on Roxy residents. There's the handsome grad student, his girlfriend, and the other woman; the construction worker who feels trapped by a secret; the building's super who feels invisible and alone; the pregnant woman on bed rest who craves a forbidden ice cream sandwich; the shut-in for whom dirty talk, and quiche, are a way of life; and home-schooled Herman, a boy who thinks he can travel through time. Though they share time and space, they have somethingeven more important in common: each faces a decision that will affect the course of their lives. Within the walls of the Seville are stories of love, new life, and death, of facing the ugly truth of who one has been and the beautiful truth of who one canbecome. Sometimes taking a risk is the only way to move forward with our lives. As Ian the goldfish knows, "An entire life devoted to a fishbowl will make one die an old fish with not one adventure had.""--
econtent_device Android, BlackBerry, Kindle, Kindle Fire, Mac, Windows, iPad, iPhone, iPod touch
econtent_protection_type_catalog Limited Access
econtent_source_catalog OverDrive
edition First U.S. edition.
format_boost 22
format_catalog Book, eBook
format_category_catalog Books, eBook
genre Fiction
genre_facet Fiction
grouping_category book
id bf7df421-a73e-8556-8ca1-2c51ce6909a8
isbn 9781250057808, 9781250073815, 9781466861701
item_details ils:701092|5603225|Eva H. Perry Regional - Adult Fiction|SOMER|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||EVA||, ils:701092|5603226|Eva H. Perry Regional - Adult Fiction|SOMER|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||EVA||, ils:701092|5603227|Green Road Community - Adult Fiction|SOMER|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||GRE||, ils:701092|5603228|North Regional - Adult Fiction|SOMER|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||NOR||, ils:701092|5603229|Cary Community - Adult Fiction|SOMER|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||CRY||, ils:701092|5603230|East Regional - Adult Fiction|SOMER|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||ERL||, ils:701092|5603231|Remote Storage - Adult Fiction|SOMER|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||LAB||, ils:701092|5603232|Cary Community - Adult Fiction|SOMER|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||CRY||, ils:701092|5603233|Holly Springs Community - Adult Fiction|SOMER|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||HSP||, ils:701092|5603234|North Regional - Adult Fiction|SOMER|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||NOR||, ils:701092|5603235|Southeast Regional - Adult Fiction|SOMER|||1|false|false|||||Checked out||SER||, ils:701092|5603237|East Regional - Adult Fiction|SOMER|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||ERL||, ils:701092|5603238|Remote Storage - Adult Fiction|SOMER|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||LAB||, ils:701092|5603240|West Regional - Adult Fiction|SOMER|||1|false|false|||||Checked out||WRL||, ils:701092|5603241|Cary Community - Adult Fiction|SOMER|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||CRY||, ils:701092|5789388|Eva H. Perry Regional - Adult Fiction|SOMER|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||EVA||, ils:701092|5789389|Green Road Community - Adult Fiction|SOMER|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||GRE||, ils:701092|5789390|Northeast Regional - Adult Fiction|SOMER|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||NER||, overdrive:21636897-a96c-404b-a088-727166c246f1|-1|Online OverDrive Collection|Online OverDrive|eBook|eBook|1|false|true|OverDrive|||Adobe EPUB eBook,OverDrive Read,Kindle Book|Checked Out||||
itype_catalog , BK
language English
language_boost 10
language_boost_es 1
lc_subject Apartment houses, Fishes, Social aspects
lexile_code
lexile_score -1
lib_boost_catalog 50
literary_form Fiction
literary_form_full Fiction
local_callnumber_catalog SOMER
local_callnumber_exact_catalog SOMER
local_callnumber_left_catalog SOMER
local_days_since_added_catalog 733
num_holdings 19
oclc 701092
owning_library_catalog Wake County Public Libraries
owning_location_catalog Cary Community, East Regional, Eva H. Perry Regional, Green Road Community, Holly Springs Community, North Regional, Northeast Regional, Southeast Regional, West Regional
physical 296 pages ; 22 cm
popularity 18
primary_isbn 9781250073815
publishDate 2015
publishDateSort 2015
publisher St. Martin's Press, St. Martin's Press,
rating 3
rating_facet oneStar, threeStar, twoStar
record_details ils:701092|Book|Books|First U.S. edition.|English|St. Martin's Press,|2015.|296 pages ; 22 cm, overdrive:21636897-a96c-404b-a088-727166c246f1|eBook|eBook||English|St. Martin's Press|2015|
recordtype grouped_work
scope_has_related_records adr, bkm, cam, catalog, cry, dur, eic, elf, erl, eva, fuq, gre, hsp, lab, lee, lts, mid, ner, nor, orl, rbh, ser, sga, wak, wen, wrl, zeb
scoping_details_catalog ils:701092|5603225|On Shelf|On Shelf|false|true|true|false|false|true|||, ils:701092|5603226|On Shelf|On Shelf|false|true|true|false|false|true|||, ils:701092|5603227|On Shelf|On Shelf|false|true|true|false|false|true|||, ils:701092|5603228|On Shelf|On Shelf|false|true|true|false|false|true|||, ils:701092|5603229|On Shelf|On Shelf|false|true|true|false|false|true|||, ils:701092|5603230|On Shelf|On Shelf|false|true|true|false|false|true|||, ils:701092|5603231|On Shelf|On Shelf|false|true|true|false|false|true|||, ils:701092|5603232|On Shelf|On Shelf|false|true|true|false|false|true|||, ils:701092|5603233|On Shelf|On Shelf|false|true|true|false|false|true|||, ils:701092|5603234|On Shelf|On Shelf|false|true|true|false|false|true|||, ils:701092|5603235|Checked out|Checked out|false|false|true|false|false|true|||, ils:701092|5603237|On Shelf|On Shelf|false|true|true|false|false|true|||, ils:701092|5603238|On Shelf|On Shelf|false|true|true|false|false|true|||, ils:701092|5603240|Checked out|Checked out|false|false|true|false|false|true|||, ils:701092|5603241|On Shelf|On Shelf|false|true|true|false|false|true|||, ils:701092|5789388|On Shelf|On Shelf|false|true|true|false|false|true|||, ils:701092|5789389|On Shelf|On Shelf|false|true|true|false|false|true|||, ils:701092|5789390|On Shelf|On Shelf|false|true|true|false|false|true|||, overdrive:21636897-a96c-404b-a088-727166c246f1|-1|Checked Out|Checked Out|false|false|true|false|false|false|||
subject_facet Apartment houses -- Social aspects -- Fiction, Fishes -- Fiction
target_audience Adult
target_audience_full Adult
title Fishbowl : a novel
title_display Fishbowl : a novel
title_full Fishbowl : a novel / Bradley Somer, Fishbowl A Novel
title_short Fishbowl :
title_sort fishbowl a novel
title_sub a novel
topic Apartment houses Social aspects Fiction, Fiction, Fishes Fiction, Humor (Fiction), Literature
topic_facet Apartment houses, Fiction, Fishes, Humor (Fiction), Literature, Social aspects