Goldfish Ghost is a picture book by Lemony Snicket.
It is a story about a dead goldfish, or rather, its ghost, who is lonely and floats around the area to find someone to be friends with and help ease its lonely existence.
Born on the surface of the water in a boy's room, Goldfish Ghost is lonely and sets out to find some company.
As he floats over the neighborhood, past the fishing pier, and into a cheerful seaside town, he discovers that not many people pay attention to ghosts.
Off he floats, searching for the perfect home and the perfect friend...