NOTICE: If you log in and see a message in the side menu that you have charges for fines, no fear! We are still Late Fee Free! The amount in the sidebar reflects the potential replacement charges for books that are 3 or more weeks past the due date. Just return the items to clear those potential charges. (We are working on clarifying the language in that scary red message.) Thanks!

The Fourteenth Goldfish
(Adobe EPUB eBook, Kindle Book, OverDrive Read)

Book Cover
Average Rating
5 star
 
(2)
4 star
 
(1)
3 star
 
(1)
2 star
 
(1)
1 star
 
(0)
Series:
Lexile measure:
550L
Status:
Checked Out
More Details
Published:
Random House Children's Books 2014
Format:
Adobe EPUB eBook, Kindle Book, OverDrive Read
Street Date:
08/26/2014
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780307974365
ASIN:
B00IQRN4PW
Accelerated Reader:
MG
Level 4.1, 4 Points
Lexile measure:
550
Also in This Series
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Copy Details
LibraryOwnedAvailable
Shared Digital Collection20

There is 1 hold on this title.

Citations
APA Citation (style guide)

Jennifer L. Holm. (2014). The Fourteenth Goldfish. Random House Children's Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Jennifer L. Holm. 2014. The Fourteenth Goldfish. Random House Children's Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Jennifer L. Holm, The Fourteenth Goldfish. Random House Children's Books, 2014.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Jennifer L. Holm. The Fourteenth Goldfish. Random House Children's Books, 2014. Web.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
Staff View
Grouped Work ID:
9fe9524f-2700-fe55-81fd-9c69e6fb969d
Go To Grouped Work
Needs Update?:
No
Date Added:
Dec 02, 2014 19:06:43
Date Updated:
Nov 16, 2017 19:38:26
Last Metadata Check:
Feb 25, 2020 08:46:48
Last Metadata Change:
Feb 24, 2020 19:50:05
Last Availability Check:
Feb 25, 2020 08:46:49
Last Availability Change:
Feb 25, 2020 08:03:50
Last Grouped Work Modification Time:
Feb 26, 2020 07:26:49

OverDrive Product Record

sortTitle
Fourteenth Goldfish
crossRefId
1581631
images
    • cover:
        • href: https://img1.od-cdn.com/ImageType-100/0111-1/{5D988195-1313-42A1-99B4-D76D071986B7}Img100.jpg
        • type: image/jpeg
    • thumbnail:
        • href: https://img1.od-cdn.com/ImageType-200/0111-1/{5D988195-1313-42A1-99B4-D76D071986B7}Img200.jpg
        • type: image/jpeg
    • cover150Wide:
        • href: https://img1.od-cdn.com/ImageType-150/0111-1/5D9/881/95/{5D988195-1313-42A1-99B4-D76D071986B7}Img150.jpg
        • type: image/jpeg
    • cover300Wide:
        • href: https://img1.od-cdn.com/ImageType-400/0111-1/5D9/881/95/{5D988195-1313-42A1-99B4-D76D071986B7}Img400.jpg
        • type: image/jpeg
formats
      • identifiers:
            • type: ISBN
            • value: 9780307974365
            • type: PublisherCatalogNumber
            • value: 215476
      • name: Adobe EPUB eBook
      • id: ebook-epub-adobe
      • identifiers:
            • type: ASIN
            • value: B00IQRN4PW
            • type: PublisherCatalogNumber
            • value: 215476
      • name: Kindle Book
      • id: ebook-kindle
      • identifiers:
            • type: ISBN
            • value: 9780307974365
            • type: PublisherCatalogNumber
            • value: 215476
      • name: OverDrive Read
      • id: ebook-overdrive
mediaType
eBook
primaryCreator
    • role: Author
    • name: Jennifer L. Holm
id
5d988195-1313-42a1-99b4-d76d071986b7
title
The Fourteenth Goldfish
starRating
4.2
dateAdded
2014-11-17T11:26:00-05:00
contentDetails
      • href: https://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=426&titleID=1581631
      • type: text/html
      • account:
          • name: Wake County Public Libraries (NC)
          • id: 1893

OverDrive MetaData

interestLevel
MG
isPublicDomain
False
formats
      • fileName: FourteenthGoldfish9780307974365
      • partCount: 0
      • fileSize: 4864113
      • identifiers:
            • type: ISBN
            • value: 9780307974365
            • type: PublisherCatalogNumber
            • value: 215476
      • rights:
            • type: Copying
            • value: 0
            • type: Printing
            • value: 0
            • type: Lending
            • value: 0
            • type: ReadAloud
            • value: 0
            • type: ExpirationRights
            • value: 0
      • name: Adobe EPUB eBook
      • id: ebook-epub-adobe
      • onSaleDate: 08/26/2014
      • samples:
            • source: From the book
            • formatType: ebook-overdrive
            • url: https://samples.overdrive.com/fourteenth-goldfish?.epub-sample.overdrive.com
      • fileName: FourteenthGoldfish9780307974365
      • partCount: 0
      • fileSize: 0
      • identifiers:
            • type: ASIN
            • value: B00IQRN4PW
            • type: PublisherCatalogNumber
            • value: 215476
      • name: Kindle Book
      • id: ebook-kindle
      • onSaleDate: 08/26/2014
      • samples:
            • source: From the book
            • formatType: ebook-overdrive
            • url: https://samples.overdrive.com/fourteenth-goldfish?.epub-sample.overdrive.com
      • fileName: FourteenthGoldfish9780307974365
      • partCount: 0
      • fileSize: 0
      • identifiers:
            • type: ISBN
            • value: 9780307974365
            • type: PublisherCatalogNumber
            • value: 215476
      • name: OverDrive Read
      • id: ebook-overdrive
      • onSaleDate: 08/26/2014
      • samples:
            • source: From the book
            • formatType: ebook-overdrive
            • url: https://samples.overdrive.com/fourteenth-goldfish?.epub-sample.overdrive.com
keywords
      • value: Goldfish
      • value: Science Fiction
      • value: fantasy
      • value: chapter books for kids age 8-10
      • value: middle grade fiction
      • value: tween books for girls ages 11-14
      • value: 5th grade books
      • value: chapter books for kids 5-7
      • value: 5th grade reading books
      • value: kids books ages 9-12
      • value: tween books
      • value: award winning childrens books
      • value: books for 11 year old boys
      • value: books for 12 year old boys
      • value: books for 11 year old girls
      • value: books for 12 year old girls
      • value: chapter books for kids age 9-12
      • value: boys books for ages 9-12
      • value: good books for kids 10-12 girls
      • value: science book
      • value: science fiction books for kids 9-12
creators
      • role: Author
      • fileAs: Holm, Jennifer L.
      • bioText: JENNIFER L. HOLM's father was a pediatrician and she grew up listening to him talk about the wonder of antibiotics and how science could change the world. Today Jennifer is the NY Times bestselling author of three Newbery Honor Books, as well as the co-creator of the Babymouse series (a 2013 Eisner Award Winner) and Squish series, which she collaborates on with her brother Matthew Holm.
      • name: Jennifer L. Holm
imprint
Random House Books for Young Readers
publishDate
2014-08-26T00:00:00-04:00
ATOS
4.1
isOwnedByCollections
True
title
The Fourteenth Goldfish
fullDescription
Believe in the possible . . . with this "warm, witty, and wise" New York Times bestselling novel from three-time Newbery Honor winner Jennifer L. Holm. A perfect read about a child's relationship with her grandfather!

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.
And don't miss the much-anticipated sequel, The Third Mushroom!
"Warm, witty and wise"—The New York Times
"Awesomely strange and startlingly true-to-life. It makes you wonder what's possible." — Rebecca Stead, Newbery Medal-winning author of When You Reach Me
SUNSHINE STATE AWARD FINALIST!
gradeLevels
      • value: Grade 2
      • value: Grade 3
popularity
3654
links
    • self:
        • href: https://api.overdrive.com/v1/collections/L1BLQAAAA2a/products/5d988195-1313-42a1-99b4-d76d071986b7/metadata
        • type: application/vnd.overdrive.api+json
id
5d988195-1313-42a1-99b4-d76d071986b7
starRating
4.2
images
    • cover:
        • href: https://img1.od-cdn.com/ImageType-100/0111-1/{5D988195-1313-42A1-99B4-D76D071986B7}Img100.jpg
        • type: image/jpeg
    • thumbnail:
        • href: https://img1.od-cdn.com/ImageType-200/0111-1/{5D988195-1313-42A1-99B4-D76D071986B7}Img200.jpg
        • type: image/jpeg
    • cover150Wide:
        • href: https://img1.od-cdn.com/ImageType-150/0111-1/5D9/881/95/{5D988195-1313-42A1-99B4-D76D071986B7}Img150.jpg
        • type: image/jpeg
    • cover300Wide:
        • href: https://img1.od-cdn.com/ImageType-400/0111-1/5D9/881/95/{5D988195-1313-42A1-99B4-D76D071986B7}Img400.jpg
        • type: image/jpeg
isPublicPerformanceAllowed
False
languages
      • code: en
      • name: English
subjects
      • value: Juvenile Fiction
      • value: Juvenile Literature
publishDateText
08/26/2014
mediaType
eBook
shortDescription
Believe in the possible . . . with this "warm, witty, and wise" New York Times bestselling novel from three-time Newbery Honor winner Jennifer L. Holm. A perfect Father's Day read about a child's relationship with her grandfather!

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 . ....
sortTitle
Fourteenth Goldfish
lexileScore
550
crossRefId
1581631
awards
      • source: Association for Library Service to Children
      • value: Notable Children's Books
      • source: International Reading Association & The Children's Book Council
      • value: Children's Choices Selection
publisher
Random House Children's Books
Formats
Adobe EPUB eBook
Works on all eReaders (except Kindles), desktop computers and mobile devices with with reading apps installed.
Kindle Book
Works on Kindles and devices with a Kindle app installed.
Need Help?
If you are having problem using our eCollection, please visit our support center.