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Wild Pond Hockey

by Jeffrey Domm
edition: Paperback
  • age: 3 to 7
  • Grade: p to 2
tagged: hockey, wolves & coyotes

Nobody knows for certain how hockey began. Was the first game played in Canada? Was it invented by Indigenous peoples, who then taught it to Europeans? Or, long ago, did a wolf pack find a new way to play?

When two ravens excitedly chisel away at a piece of ice on a frozen pond, a curious wolf pack approaches to investigate the ruckus. They step on …

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The Golden Goal

by Matthew Cade, illustrated by Patrick Gray
edition: eBook
also available: Hardcover
  • age: 4 to 8
  • Grade: p to 3
tagged: hockey, olympics, sports & recreation
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Glory on Ice

A Vampire Hockey Story

by Maureen Fergus, illustrated by Mark Fearing
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 3 to 7
  • Grade: p to 2
tagged: hockey, humorous stories, friendship

A centuries-old vampire decides to bring his crushing-and-destroying skills to the ice in this hilarious story about the newest (and oldest) member of the local peewee hockey team.

After centuries alone in his old castle, Vlad is ready to try something new. When he hears the local hockey team gushing about how they'll crush and destroy their opponen …

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Les amis qui voulaient jouer au hockey

illustrated by Nicholas Oldland
edition: Paperback
  • age: 3 to 7
  • Grade: p to 2
tagged: friendship, hockey

 

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Que se passe-t-il lorsqu’on réunit un ours, un orignal et un castor qui ADORENT jouer au hockey? Par un matin d’hiver, trois amis sortent dehors afin de disputer leur premier match de la saison. Mais quand ils réalisent que le lac sur lequel ils ont l’habitude de jouer n’est pas assez gelé, ils essaient …

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Hockey intergalactique : La première étoile du match

by J. Torres, illustrated by Tim Levins
edition: Paperback
  • age: 7 to 12
  • Grade: 3 to 6
tagged: hockey, action & adventure, humorous

 

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Quoi de mieux qu’une bande dessinée sur le hockey? Nous sommes tous passionnés de hockey sur la planète Terre, mais qu’en est-il des autres planètes? Dans ce premier livre de la série Hockey intergalactique, les lecteurs seront transportés sur Galaxia, une planète lointaine où le hockey est un sport qu …

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Les super six du hockey : Mise au jeu glaciale

illustrated by Kevin Sylvester
edition: Paperback
  • age: 8 to 12
  • Grade: 3 to 7
tagged: hockey, humorous stories

 

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Hockey et superpouvoirs : deux thèmes qui vont plutôt bien ensemble, n’est-ce pas? Eh bien, détrompez-vous! Lorsque vous ajoutez à cela un scientifique maléfique, les choses peuvent rapidement se compliquer. Heureusement pour eux, les super six ne sont pas seulement talentueux sur la glace! Ces six coéquip …

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Hockey in the Wild

illustrated by Nicholas Oldland
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 3 to 7
  • Grade: p to 2
tagged: hockey, friendship, humorous stories

The lovable Life in the Wild trio can't wait to get out on the ice to play hockey. Except, well, they're going to have to!

It's wintertime, and the bear, the moose and the beaver can't wait for hockey season to start. They're so eager, in fact, they head out onto the ice before it's thick enough, and they all fall through. Twice. While they wait for …

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Brady Brady et la partie décisive

by Mary Shaw, illustrated by Chuck Temple
edition: Paperback
  • age: 3 to 8
  • Grade: p to 3
tagged: hockey, values & virtues, friendship

 

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Brady et l’équipe des Ricochons participent à un tournoi de hockey. Durant la partie décisive, l’équipe adverse joue dur et accule les Ricochons à la défaite. L’expérience de l’adversité leur enseigne qu’il vaut mieux perdre loyalement que gagner en trichant.

 

Brady and the Ricochons are competing …

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Sid the Kid and the Dryer

A Story About Sidney Crosby

by Lesley Choyce, illustrated by Brenda Jones
edition: eBook
also available: Paperback
  • age: 4 to 8
  • Grade: p to 3
tagged: hockey

Milton the washing machine and W. P. (Whirlpool) the dryer are being delivered to a new home in Cole Harbour, Nova Scotia. The pair are excited to start their new jobs in the Crosby home, and are just getting settled in to the basement when “the kid” comes home from school. Sidney straps on a pair of Rollerblades, drags out a beat-up hockey net …

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No Girls Allowed

Inspired by the True Story of a Girl Who Fought for Her Right to Play

by Natalie Corbett Sampson
edition: eBook
also available: Paperback
  • age: 8 to 12
  • Grade: 3 to 7
tagged: canada, hockey, prejudice & racism, girls & women

It’s 1977, and 10-year-old Tina couldn’t be happier about her life. Not because she just moved to Yarmouth, Nova Scotia, but because she’s finally old enough to make her dream come true: she can play on a real hockey team. But when she tries to join the league, she learns that girls aren’t allowed to play on the boys’ team—and there’s …