Le Chandail de Hockey by Roch CarrierLe Chandail de Hockey by Roch Carrier

Le Chandail de Hockey

byRoch CarrierIllustratorSheldon Cohen

Hardcover | December 1, 1987 | French

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In the days of Roch’s childhood, winters in the village of Ste. Justine were long. Life centered around school, church, and the hockey rink, and every boy’s hero was Montreal Canadiens hockey legend Maurice Richard. Everyone wore Richard’s 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 Roch’s 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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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 beco...
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Title:Le Chandail de HockeyFormat:HardcoverDimensions:24 pages, 9.3 × 10.12 × 0.34 inPublished:December 1, 1987Publisher:TundraLanguage:French

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0887761712

ISBN - 13:9780887761713

Appropriate for ages: 8 - 0

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