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Z is for Zamboni: A Hockey Alphabet

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Publisher Comments:

“For everyone who loves hockey - young or old, player or spectator - I hope this book inspires you to simply pick up a stick, get together with some friends, and just have some fun playing the best game on earth.”

                                                                              —Hockey legend, Bobby Orr from the afterword of The Boy in Number Four

 

Bobby Orr played in the NHL with the Boston Bruins for ten seasons leading them to two Stanley Cup victories. He also played with the Chicago Black Hawks for two more— all the while wearing jersey number 4. In the Boy in Number Four, readers will get a glimpse of this hockey legend as a boy and discover the hard work, commitment, and fun it takes to make a dream into a reality.

 

This book also includes an afterword by Bobby Orr with an inspirational message for kids today.

 

 

Synopsis:

Hockey fans can learn the alphabet with this fun book that utilizes images of all things hockey. Highlighting rules, players, coaches, teams, and the history of the game, this picture book entertains as it educates.

About the Author

Kara Kootstra has always been a hockey fan. She lives in Windsor, Ontario, with her husband, Kyle, and her two children. This is her first book.

 

Regan Thomson is a graduate in Graphic Design from Humber College in Toronto and taught art at Kent Academy in Jos Nigeria. She lives in Harrow, Ontario, with her husband, Steve, and their children.

 

Bobby Orr was in the NHL from 1966 to 1978. He dramatically changed the way hockey was played by becoming an offense-minded defenseman. Twice he won the Art Ross trophy for leading the league in scoring. Bobby Orr was inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame in 1979.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781585360659
ill.:
Rose, Melanie
Author:
Rose, Melanie
Author:
Orr, Bobby
Author:
Thomson, Regan
Author:
Napier, Matt
Author:
Kootstra, Kara
Publisher:
Sleeping Bear Press
Location:
Chelsea, MI
Subject:
Sports & Recreation - General
Subject:
Alphabet
Subject:
Hockey
Subject:
Alphabet books
Subject:
Children's 4-8 - Sports / Recreation
Subject:
Sports & Recreation - Hockey
Subject:
Concepts - Alphabet
Subject:
Children s-Sports General
Subject:
Sports & Recreation
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Hardback
Series:
Sleeping Bear Press Sports & Hobbies
Series Volume:
70-0079
Publication Date:
20021131
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Grade Level:
from P up to K
Language:
English
Illustrations:
, Yes
Pages:
32
Dimensions:
10.48x11.32x.39 in. 1.13 lbs.
Age Level:
04-08

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