The Big Book of Hockey for Kids

Category: Book
By (author): Zweig, Eric
Subject:  JUVENILE FICTION / Sports & Recreation / Hockey
Audience: children/juvenile
Awards: Best Books for Kids and Teens, Canadian Children's Book Centre (2014) Commended
Publisher: Scholastic Canada Ltd
Published: September 2013
Format: Book-hardcover
Pages: 128
Size: 10.25in x 8.25in
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$ 19.99
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Additional Notes

From The Publisher*Find out EVERYTHING there is to know about hockey!

Who are the "Original Six"? What are some of the most historic hockey games? What jobs are available in the hockey industry, other than being an NHL all-star?

This book will answer all your questions, and more! From the first game (with roots in Irish hurling and Scottish shinty) to the billion-dollar industry it is today - including the evolution of hockey equipment, the Stanley Cup, and every NHL team - fans will learn the complete A to Z of hockey.

Review Quote*Praise for The Big Book of Hockey for Kids:

"Feed their love of the game with this fact-packed book that covers everything from the origins of hockey and the evolution of equipment to international leagues and the business of the sport. Don't be surprised if your stat-loving fan interrupts you over and over with 'Did you know...'" -Canadian Family

Biographical NoteEric Zweig's love of sports and compiling facts about them started early: by the age of ten, he was already filling school notebooks with game reports and statistics. Eric has worked as a writer and producer for CBC Radio Sports and TSN SportsRadio. He lives in Owen Sound, Ontario, with his wife.