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Ice hockey or soccer? Adam has to make the hard choice between being on a team in his new school and his Dad’s aspirations for him. (8-12)

— From Sports - Fiction


Adam loves hockey, and he's good at it. So when his family moves to Vancouver, he's sure he'll impress in the elite hockey league his father signs him up for. The only problem is that he'll have to wait three weeks to find out, and it's tougher than Adam thought to make friends in the big city. But then he meets Rodrigo, a soccer nut whose family is from Uruguay, and finds that his hockey skills can work on the soccer field as well as the rink. He learns to love the new sport, but his closeminded father disapproves.

About the Author

TREVOR KEW is Vancouver-based writer. He is a regular contributor to the soccer magazine Free Kick. He is also the author of the Sports Stories soccer novels, Sidelined and Trading Goals, which was shortlisted for Japan's Sakura Medal.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781552778623
ISBN-10: 1552778622
Publisher: Lorimer
Publication Date: September 1st, 2016
Pages: 139
Language: English
Series: Sports Stories (Quality)