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The Hockey Song

byStompin' Tom ConnorsIllustratorGary Clement

Hardcover | September 15, 2016

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The most iconic song ever written for the game of hockey comes to life through one of the greatest shinny games imaginable, illustrated by Governor General’s Award-winning artist and cartoonist Gary Clement.

As Stompin’ Tom Connors says, “It’s the good old hockey game, the best game you can name.” And in this charmingly illustrated book for all ages, the classic song played at hockey games around the world is imagined as a shinny game on an outdoor rink in the middle of the city that starts with two players and soon grows to include the whole community. Clement’s colorful illustrations unite young and old, men and women, and girls and boys of all races, all wearing fan paraphernalia from every team you can imagine. “The puck is in! The hometown wins! The good ol’ hockey game.”

Stompin' Tom Connors (1936-2013) was a member of the Order of Canada, holder of numerous honorary doctorates, and winner of the Governor General's Award for Lifetime Achievement. He was born in New Brunswick but spent his life criss-crossing Canada, writing and performing his songs. Gary Clement is an award-winning author and illustrat...
Title:The Hockey SongFormat:HardcoverDimensions:40 pages, 12 × 8 × 0.5 inPublished:September 15, 2016Publisher:Greystone Books Ltd.Language:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1771641894

ISBN - 13:9781771641890


Rated 5 out of 5 by from Love this! We found ourselves singing this constantly after reading the book. Lovely illustrations, very Canadian and great for a hockey lover.
Date published: 2018-05-26
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Fun book for everyone This is a cute book, the pictures are fun and lively. Very Canadian!
Date published: 2017-11-19
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Awesome book I just bought this book for my nephew and he absolutely loves it! Great illustrations to go with a great song!
Date published: 2017-11-09
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great Kids Book Got this for my little cousin. Great book for kids.
Date published: 2017-11-01
Rated 5 out of 5 by from A must have!! This should be required learning in school!!
Date published: 2017-07-06
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Fun A great children's classic.
Date published: 2017-06-20
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Fun for everyone! This is a great book for hockey fans
Date published: 2017-05-21
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Great Don't need to be a hockey fan to enjoy this book.
Date published: 2017-04-17
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Perfect A great gift for all hockey fans. A community coming together to playbthe best game ever.
Date published: 2017-03-21
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Canadians will love this This is poetry and a song all combined into one. Canadians will no doubt love reading about one of their favourite sports in this format. If there was an accompanying CD with the actual hockey song it would be even better.
Date published: 2017-03-17
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Perfect gift Perfect gift for a hockey fan--no matter what age!
Date published: 2017-02-07
Rated 5 out of 5 by from The Hockey Song Kids love this book and it is a great way to share Canadian traditions with kids. They love to sing the song and read this book too! A fun gift to give to young kids as well!
Date published: 2017-02-07
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Fun! this is a great and fun read!
Date published: 2016-12-09