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À vos marques! Prêts? Hockey!

by Kari-Lynn Winters
illustrated by Helen Flook

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hockey
list price: $10.99
edition:Paperback
published: 2016
ISBN:9781443148191
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Avec cet album ludique et amusant, les jeunes lecteurs apprendront les mots et les expressions du hockey et fonceront vers le plaisir de la lecture à la vitesse grand V.

 

Play to win.
It's hockey guess time.
To score a goal, call out the rhyme.

The buzzer blares.
Are you set?
Slap the shot.
It's an open . . .  [NET!]

This rollicking read will have kids calling out hockey words and terms as they get caught up in the energy of a game and the riddle over every page turn. Alongside learning basic hockey terms and lingo, young readers will be counting and rhyming their way to reading fun. A perfect introduction to the sport for all levels of play.

Original title: Let's Play a Hockey Game!

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Contributor notes

Kari-Lynn Winters, auteure, poète et interprète, a publié plus de 16 oeuvres de poésie et de livres jeunesse. Elle a gagné la médaille d'argent pour le British Columbia Book Prize à deux reprises, et elle a été en nomination pour le prix de littérature jeunesse Christie Harris et les Chocolate Lily Awards. Elle habite à St. Catharines, en Ontario.

Helen Flook a toujours adoré dessiner, mais elle n'a jamais imaginé qu'elle allait en faire une carrière! Elle a habité au Canada pendant dix ans avec son mari et son fils, et c'est pendant ce temps qu'elle a découvert le hockey. Elle a illustré des livres jeunesse écrits par des auteurs de renom d'origine canadienne et anglaise. Helen vit maintenant au village d'Abergwyngregyn, en Angleterre.

 

Kari-Lynn Winters is an author, poet, and performer. With over sixteen picture and poetry books published, she has won the British Columbia Book Prize silver medal twice, and has been nominated for the Christie Harris Illustrated Children's Literature Prize and the Chocolate Lily Awards. She teaches drama at Brock University. Kari-Lynn lives in St. Catharines, Ontario.

Helen Flook always loved to draw, but never imagined that one day she would be drawing for a living! She spent 10 years in Canada with her husband and son, where they learned all about hockey. She has illustrated books by some tremendous children's authors, both in North America and Britain. Helen now lives in Abergwyngregyn, a beautiful village in Wales.

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Kari-Lynn Winters

Kari-Lynn Winters is an author, poet, and performer. With over sixteen picture and poetry books published, she has won the British Columbia Book Prize silver medal twice, and been nominated numerous times for the Christie Harris Illustrated Children's Literature Prize and the Chocolate Lily Awards. Bad Pirate won the Rainforest of Reading Award. Kari-Lynn loves being in the classroom and now teaches drama in education at Brock University. She lives in St. Catharines, Ontario.
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