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Winter Hawk Star

by Sigmund Brouwer

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hockey, self-esteem & self-reliance, friendship
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list price: $9.95
edition:Paperback
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published: Sep 2007
ISBN:9781551438696
Description

Tyler is a good, solid hockey player, but not a great one. That honor belongs to the obnoxious Riley, a sixteen-year-old spoiled superstar who makes Tyler's life miserable. When Tyler and Riley are sent to volunteer at a local youth program, Tyler finds the passion and commitment he needs to step up his game on ice—and off.

About the Author
Sigmund Brouwer is the author of over 20 novels for adults and dozens of books for children. He visits over 150 schools per year to deliver his Rock and Roll Literacy presentation, reaching about 60,000 students per year. Sigmund lives in Red Deer, Alberta. For more information, visit www.sigmundbrouwer.com.
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Recommended Age, Grade, and Reading Levels
Age:
9 to 12
Grade:
4 to 7
Reading age:
9 to 12
Awards
  • Commended, CCBC Best Books
Editorial Reviews

"Reluctant readers, especially those who are interested in hockey, will find this Orca Sports novel interesting...a good addition to schools and public libraries."

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"Winter Hawk Star is a quick page turner that will interest all readers. Highly recommended."

— CM Magazine

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Winter Hawk Star (Orca Sports)

Tyler is a good, solid hockey player, though not a great one. That honour belongs to obnoxious Riley, who makes Tyler’s life miserable. When they are sent to volunteer at a local youth program, Tyler finds the passion and commitment he needs to step up his game on the ice — and off. Originally published in 1996 by Nelson Word Canada (Our Choice 1996/1997).

Source: The Canadian Children’s Book Centre. Best Books for Kids & Teens. 2009.

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