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Best Figure Skater in the Whole Wide World, The

by Linda Bailey, illustrated by Alan Daniel & Lea Daniel
edition: Hardcover
also available: Paperback
  • age: 5 to 8
  • Grade: k to 3
tagged: winter sports

All Lizzy wants is to be the best figure skater in the whole wide world. When she begins taking lessons, Lizzy discovers that ice-skating is a lot harder than it looks. Even so, she is determined to learn. And when her teacher announces that the class will be performing Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs at the winter carnival, Lizzy knows she can ska …

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Death Down Under (#15)

by Roy MacGregor
edition: Paperback
tagged: mysteries & detective stories, winter sports

The Screech Owls are flying around the world to Sydney, Australia, site of the 2000 Olympics, for an exhibition tournament to promote ice hockey in the sports-mad land down under.

The trip, however, involves much more than hockey. The teams coming to Sydney will take part in “The Peewee Olympics” – a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for the youn …

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Horror on River Road (#14)

by Roy MacGregor
edition: Paperback
tagged: mysteries & detective stories, winter sports

Summer’s coming and school will soon be out! The Screech Owls would love to keep playing hockey, but Muck has a better idea. The Owls are going to learn why so many of the great hockey stars are devoted to the weird and wonderful game of lacrosse.

Travis, Sarah, Nish, and their friends discover lacrosse is a lot like hockey, but with a magic all i …

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Surfers Of Snow

by Kim Askew
edition: Paperback
  • age: 12 to 100
  • Grade: 7 to 17
tagged: winter sports

Snowboarding, the internet, and the resourcefulness of his friends, help Tanner, a young snowboarder, apprehend the saboteurs who are jeopardizing the resort town of Sighing Pass, in the Coast Mountains of British Columbia.

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Le Chandail de Hockey

by Roch Carrier, illustrated by Sheldon Cohen
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 7 to 9
  • Grade: 2 to 4
tagged: winter sports, hockey

In the days of Roch’s childhood, winters in the village of Ste. Justine were long. Life centered around school, church, and the hockey rink, and every boy’s hero was Montreal Canadiens hockey legend Maurice Richard. Everyone wore Richard’s number 9. They laced their skates like Richard. They even wore their hair like Richard. When Roch outgro …

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