Lucy Tries Hockey

Category: Book
By (author): Bowes, Lisa
Illustrated By: Hearne, James
Series: Lucy Tries Sports
Subject:  JUVENILE FICTION / General
  JUVENILE FICTION / Imagination & Play
  JUVENILE FICTION / Social Themes / New Experience
  JUVENILE FICTION / Sports & Recreation / Hockey
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Published: September 2018
Format: Book-paperback
Pages: 32
Size: 9.00in x 9.00in
Our Price:
$ 12.95
In stock soon

Additional Notes

From The Publisher*Lucy and her family are skating on an outdoor rink when she sees a game of hockey going on. It looks like fun, but maybe too challenging. Supported by her parents, Lucy enrolls in an introductory-hockey clinic, and thanks to an encouraging instructor, she and her friends learn basic hockey skills, have fun on the ice and decide to add hockey to their list of favorite sports!

The Lucy Tries Sports series encourages children to get active and participate in sports and recreation. To find out what Lucy will try next, visit ...

Also available in French (9781459820036).
From The Publisher*In this picture book, Lucy and her friends learn introductory hockey skills as they try out a new sport.
Review Quote*"Hockey is a game for everyone. If you love the game you will love this book. Lucy and her friends show us that kids can do anything they put their minds to!"
Review Quote*"The game of hockey has so much to offer in terms of teaching life skills and building character. Lucy proves that as long as you work at it, your passion and love for the game is what matters."
Review Quote*"I had the privilege of overseeing the early development of four-time Olympic gold medalist Charline Labonté. I saw firsthand how Charline used her favorite sport, hockey, to have fun and flourish. Lucy Tries Hockey captures the essence of what makes hockey a sport for life."
Review Quote*"Lucy likes challenges! She loves learning new things and tries her best. As a coach, I love Lucy's attitude and think that it will have a positive impact on young readers."
Review Quote*"I'm so happy Lucy has the opportunity to practice the sport she loves, it's not only for boys anymore but for any kids who are willing to learn new skills and challenge themselves. Sport is the best school of life, you learn what it takes to get better, to work together to achieve a common goal AND you make friends for life!"
Review Quote*"This adorable picture book is perfect…With its message of participation in physical activity, this book also encourages kids to try new things…The bright colors and clean lines of the illustrations enhance the story…I rate Lucy Tries Hockey as 5 out of 5 stars."