The Fourteenth Goldfish

Product Number: EB00251311
Released: Aug 26, 2014
Business Term: 2 Year
ISBN: #9780307974365
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Believe in the possible...?ith 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...?ut 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...?e 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...?nd possibility. "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!

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Author(s): Jennifer L. Holm
Series: Fourteenth Goldfish Series No: 1
Awards:New York Times Bestseller
Original Publish Date: Aug 26, 2014

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Author(s): Jennifer L. Holm
Narrator(s): Georgette Perna
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Product Number DD12087
Released: Aug 26, 2014
Business Term: Purchase
Publisher: Listening Library
ISBN: #9780804193801
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Author(s): Jennifer L. Holm
Narrator(s): Georgette Perna
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Product Number Z100072989
Released: Aug 26, 2014
Business Term: Purchase
Publisher: Listening Library
ISBN: #9780804193832

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