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Cracked

by Michele Martin Bossley
edition: Hardcover
also available: Paperback eBook
  • age: 9 to 12
  • Grade: 4 to 7
tagged: mysteries & detective stories, winter sports, friendship

Trevor, Nick and Robyn are ready to solve another mystery. When bobsledder Josh Gantz is accused of deliberately injuring a fellow competitor, he runs the risk of being thrown out of the sport--right before the World Cup. Courtney Gantz asks Trevor, Nick and Robyn to help clear her brother's name. Can they find out who framed Josh? What is the mean …

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The Wicked Slapshot

by Irene Punt, illustrated by Bojan Redzic
edition: Paperback
  • age: 7 to 9
  • Grade: 2 to 3
tagged: hockey, winter sports

Tom meets a new friend at hockey camp — can he help him become a better player?

Tom isn't looking forward to hockey camp because his friends aren't going with him. But soon he is enjoying the new coach and the hockey drills, and even making a new friend. At the end of the camp, Tom invites Harty to his house for more practice. The next day, when h …

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Yuletide Blues

by R.P. MacIntyre
edition: Paperback
tagged: winter sports

From R.P. MacIntyre, the 1993 winner of the Vicky Metcalf Short Stort Award, Yuletide Blues has become a hit with young audiences. The deadpan, comedian’s voice of the teenaged protagonist is fresh, disconcerting and hilarious, as Lanny relates his worst Christmas. An avid hockey player with an aversion for piano lessons, Lanny receives a couple …

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McGonigle Scores!

by Leslie McFarlane
edition: Paperback
tagged: winter sports

Achieving a perfect balance of sport and humour, McGonigle Scores is a certain delight for hockey fans, McFarlane fans, and anyone who enjoys a fast-moving and highly entertaining tale.
When former hockey star Skates McGonigle goes scouting homebrew talent in Northern Ontario, he finds himself outwitted at every snowbank by his archrival, Black S …

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Leslie McFarlane's Hockey Stories

by Leslie McFarlane
edition: Hardcover
tagged: winter sports

In Leslie McFarlane's Hockey Stories, Vol. 2 celebrated Canadian author Leslie McFarlane once again takes readers on a nostalgic trip back to the glory days of our national sport.
Although McFarlane's main claim to fame is as a ghostwriter for the The Hardy Boys mystery series (Franklin W. Dixon didn't exist), his work on that series never earne …

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The Hockey Book

by Brian McFarlane & Brain McFarlane
edition: Paperback
tagged: winter sports

Max and Marty Mitchell love nothing¬†more than a good, sweaty game of hockey. But off the ice Max is secretly writing a book featuring a farm boy who makes it to the big leagues. Max's book is set in the 1930s during the opening of Maple Leaf Gardens, and The Hockey Book takes readers into the rough-and-tumble early days of the game. Brian McFar …

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Mitchell Brothers Boxed Set

by Brian McFarlane
edition: Paperback
tagged: winter sports

Join Max and Marty on all their hockey adventures in this beautiful boxed set. Whether they are forming a hockey team, rubbing shoulders with famous hockey stars from 1905, competing against the British Olympic team, or coaching younger players, the Mitchell Brothers are sure to be a hit with hockey fans and young readers alike. This set contains: …

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Wired

by Sigmund Brouwer
edition: eBook
also available: Audiobook Paperback
  • age: 9 to 12
  • Grade: 4 to 7
tagged: winter sports, mysteries & detective stories

Keegan Bishop, championship skier, is almost injured in a dangerous trap set for one of his teammates. Snowboard tracks leading away from the trap are the only clue as to who might be responsible. Keegan teaches himself to snowboard so he can find the culprit on the snowboarding slopes. When Keegan discovers that someone has been stealing snowboard …

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Where's My Hockey Sweater?

by Gilles Tibo, illustrated by Bruno St-Aubin
edition: Paperback
  • age: 3 to 8
  • Grade: 1 to 2
tagged: hockey, winter sports

 

Will Nicholas be able to sift through his mess and find all of his hockey gear in time for practice?

Nicholas's room is a disaster area — he doesn't know where anything is. And he still has to get all of his hockey gear together, put it on, eat breakfast and fly out the door in time to make the first practice of the year!

Bruno St-Aubin's colourfu …

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