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Biographie-BD-Hockey : Alex Ovechkin

by Lorna Schultz Nicholson, illustrated by D. A. Bishop

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Voici Alex Ovechkin, le plus grand marqueur du 21e siècle! Il a l’un des tirs les plus célèbres de l’histoire de la LNH : un tir puissant exécuté du haut du cercle gauche. Repêché par les Capitals de Washington en 2004, il est le coeur de cette équipe depuis. « Alexandre le Grand » est toujours au sommet de sa forme, et il pourrait bien devenir le plus grand marqueur de l’histoire de la LNH!

Cette biographie en couleurs, simple à lire, est remplie de photos et contient 16 pages de BD. Ce livre sera assurément l’un des favoris des jeunes amateurs de hockey.

 

Meet Alex Ovechkin, the NHL’s greatest goal-scorer of the 21st century! He holds one of the most famous shots in NHL history, a blazing onetimer from the top of the left circle. Drafted by the Washington Capitals in 2004, he’s been the anchor of his team ever since. “Alexander the Great” is still playing at the top of his game, with a chance to become No 1 goal scorer in NHL history!

This full-colour, easy-to-read biography is packed with photos and has sixteen pages of hockey action comic sequences. It’s sure to be a favourite read with his legions of young fans!

Original title: Amazing Hockey Stories: Alex Ovechkin

 

About the Authors

Lorna Schultz Nicholson

LORNA SCHULTZ NICHOLSON has written picture books, middle grade and YA fiction, and non-fiction. She has also written, produced, and hosted programs for television and radio, and is well known for her sports writing. Lorna regularly visits schools to share her passion for literacy with students. She lives in Edmonton.

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D. A. Bishop

D.A. BISHOP always wanted to make comics . . . and now he does! He was born in Montreal, grew up in Brampton and now resides in Pickering, Ontario. He has recently illustrated for the Chapterhouse series True Patriot Presents and writes and draws his own comic series, Of Stone. D.A. Bishop also enjoys oil painting and just hanging out with his wife and two kids. Visit him online at www.renerd.com.

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