Annotations for Gilbert Goldfish Wants a Pet


Baker & Taylor
Enjoying his fishbowl castle, treasure chest and endless supply of fish flakes, Gilbert the goldfish longs for a companion and is astonished by a search that involves loud barking, quiet buzzing and a giant whiskered surprise. By the best-selling author of Grace for President.

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Baker & Taylor
Gilbert has everything a goldfish could want except a pet of his own, but none of the animals who come near his fishbowl seem quite right until Fluffy, with his long tail and whiskers, appears.

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Penguin Putnam
Gilbert has almost everything his fishy heart could desire: a castle, a chest filled with treasure, and food that falls from the sky. But there's one BIG thing missing from his life: a pet. And so begins Gilbert's harrowing search for the perfect fishbowl companion - a search filled with loud barking, quiet buzzing, and one giant whiskered surprise!

With snappy, rhythmic text and the most irresistible goldfish in picture book history, this tale of fish woe and triumph will make readers long for a pet as lovable as Gilbert.

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