The Goal

December 4, 2015|
The Goal by Andrew Caddell
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"The Goal" is a book about Canada's national sport, hockey, but it goes beyond that. This is not a book of instructions or biographical notes by hockey stars. This is a book for and by the fans of the sport. The stories are about real people who love to play and watch the game, but they are also allegories about life itself. About trials and tribulation, about determination, kindness, inspiration, excellence, community, fellowship and fairness. In a world in which so-called "old-fashioned values" are seen as just that, this book reminds us there are still bedrock beliefs that knit us in a tiny strand across the enormous country that is Canada.

Andrew Caddell has been a reporter and broad-caster in Montreal, Ottawa, Calgary, St. John''s and Geneva, Switzerland and has been published in several Canadian newspapers. He has also worked for the UN in Europe and Asia and for the Government of Canada. He lives in Ottawa and Kamouraska, Quebec. He plays old-timers'' hockey twice a w...
Title:The Goal
Product dimensions:172 pages, 8.5 X 5.5 X 0.4 in
Shipping dimensions:172 pages, 8.5 X 5.5 X 0.4 in
Published:December 4, 2015
Publisher:Andrew Caddell The Goal
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9781928049432

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