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New Hockey Books for Kids

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There is no hockey enthusiast like a little hockey enthusiast. Here's a slate of new hockey kids' books for avid readers.
Abby's Fabulous Season

Abby's Fabulous Season

edition:Paperback

In 1955, girls who played hockey were rare, and there was no chance for them to play on a boy's team. But Abby Hoffman loves to play hockey, just like her big brothers. So much so that she manages to bluff her way onto a boy’s team. With her short hair and using the name “Ab” Hoffman she can almost pass for one of the boys… But when her secret is revealed, she will have to fight very powerful people for the right to keep playing with her team. Based on the true story of Abby Hoffman, who …

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There Was an Old Lady Who Swallowed a Puck

There Was an Old Lady Who Swallowed a Puck

edition:Paperback

Hipoint Text Input EditorA quintessentially Canadian take on the old lady who swallows everything! There was an old lady who swallowed a puck. What rotten luck! She swallowed a puck.And now it's stuck.So down goes a goalie to save the puck, followed by a mask, two gloves, a stick, a net, the rink, some fans, the Cup, a ref, and some players. Soon, the old lady's belly is swaying and shaking with the hockey game she's just swallowed!The rhyming text, over-the-top silliness, and hockey action will …

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Hockey Morning Noon and Night

Hockey Morning Noon and Night

edition:Paperback
tagged : hockey

This colourful picture book is based on the author's seven-year-old son and his capacity to incorporate hockey into all that he does: eating, drawing, music, visits with friends, sleeping and stories. This book has a different feel from her previous books, with playful watercolour and ink images of characters and scenes, sometimes three or four to a page, and no complete backgrounds – just light-hearted visual vignettes that enhance the verse with humour and coziness. It will be an approachabl …

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Iginla Sparks the Flames

Iginla Sparks the Flames

edition:Hardcover
tagged : hockey

A young hockey player learns about persistence and charity with the help of his hockey idol.

Riley is a Calgary Flames fan who dreams of playing organized hockey — but it just isn't something his family can afford. Riley is applying for financial help when he meets Flames captain Jarome Iginla! After learning that Iginla grew up working hard for what he has, and seeing that even with his fame and talent this hockey superstar is a kind and generous person, Riley vows to grow up to be just like h …

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Peter Puck and the Runaway Zamboni Machine

Peter Puck and the Runaway Zamboni Machine

by Brian Mcfarlane
illustrated by Geri Storey
edition:Hardcover
tagged : hockey

In Peter Puck and the Runaway Zamboni Machine, Peter's good friend, Tony the Zamboni, longs for adventure. When Tony disappears, Peter and referee George Phair head out to find him. Tony loves being out in the big wide world, especially when he enters a race at the speedway. Peter arrives just in time to hop on and drive, but a run-in with two nasty drivers threatens to put them on the sidelines. Can Peter and Tony stay in the race? And will the runaway Zamboni return to the arena and prepare th …

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Rocket Blues

Rocket Blues

edition:eBook
also available: Paperback
tagged : hockey, friendship

When Rocket gets cut from his AAA bantam hockey team, he needs to re-evaluate his priorities.

Bryan Rockwood (aka "Rocket") is faced with the unthinkable: being cut from the Huskies - the AAA hockey team he has played on for three years. With no other teams interested in him, Bryan reluctantly joins a AA team, the Blues, at his best friend Maddy's insistence.

Things only get worse when Rocket sees that the Blues don't take hockey seriously. Facing the Huskies in the round robin will give Rocke …

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Tryout Trouble

Tryout Trouble

by Irene Punt
illustrated by Ramón Pérez
edition:Paperback
tagged : hockey, friendship

Tom and Harty both want to play for the Hawks, but will the competition ruin their friendship?

Tom is excited when he learns that Harty, the boy he met at hockey camp in The Wicked Slapshot, has moved into the neighbourhood! That is, until Tom realizes that Harty will be competing with him for a spot on the Hawks — and he seems to be winning over all of Tom's teammates.

With tryouts looming, Tom starts to feel jealous. What if Harty makes the team and he doesn't? Will he be able to remain friend …

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Puckster Plays the Hockey Mascots

Puckster Plays the Hockey Mascots

edition:Paperback

In Puckster Plays the Hockey Mascots, Puckster and his pals realize the dream of being on the ice with their hockey heroes - the Toronto Maple Leafs mascot Carlton the bear and the Montreal Canadiens mascot Youppi. These legendary NHL mascots inspired Puckster to play hockey and cheer for Hockey Canada and now here he was playing in a real game with these hockey greats. But when his drive to win and desire to impress others gets in the way, Puckster realizes that he has let his team down and fo …

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