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Publisher Comments:

In the days of Rochs childhood, winters in the village of Ste. Justine were long. Life centered around school, church, and the hockey rink, and every boys hero was Montreal Canadiens hockey legend Maurice Richard. Everyone wore Richards number 9. They laced their skates like Richard. They even wore their hair like Richard. When Roch outgrows his cherished Canadiens sweater, his mother writes away for a new one. Much to Rochs horror, he is sent the blue and white sweater of the rival Toronto Maple Leafs, dreaded and hated foes to his beloved team. How can Roch face the other kids at the rink?

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Synopsis:

"...not only sweet and funny, but a wise parable about Quebec and English Canada". — Toronto Star

About the Author

Roch Carrier is Canada’s National Librarian and the beloved author of many Canadian classics for both adults and children. In 1968 he published his hugely successful novel, La Guerre, Yes Sir!. He has written many novels, short stories, plays, film and television scripts, essays, travel books, and poetry. Several of his works have become classics and are used in schools and universities around the world. His much-loved children's story, The Hockey Sweater, remains a timeless favorite. In 1991, Roch Carrier was awarded the Stephen Leacock Award for Humour for Prayers of a Very Wise Child. Among his many other awards and honors, Mr. Carrier is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada, an Officer of the Order of Canada, and the holder of many honorary doctorates. All this from the boy who grew up in a village with no library and no books. Now the village has a brand new library – the Roch Carrier Library.

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Product Details

ISBN:
9780887761768
Author:
Cohen, Sheldon
Author:
Cohen, Sheldon
Author:
illustrated by Sheldon Cohen
Publisher:
Livres Toundra
Location:
Toronto
Subject:
General
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
Children's 4-8 - Picturebooks
Subject:
Hockey
Subject:
Juveniles
Subject:
Foreign Language Study - French
Subject:
French
Subject:
General Juvenile Fiction
Subject:
hockey;canada;sports;children s;picture book;canadian;fiction;children;montreal canadiens
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Publication Date:
19850931
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from 3
Language:
French
Illustrations:
YES
Pages:
24
Dimensions:
8.74x8.80x.12 in. .29 lbs.
Age Level:
06-09

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