Lorimer Recordbooks

Recordbooks is a high/low nonfiction series that helps teens understand social issues through the stories of sports heroes. These books feature trailblazing NHL athletes who have overcome racial barriers in their lives and in their careers.

Cover: Annaleise Carr: How I Conquered Lake Ontario to Help Kids Battling Cancer
Cover: Big League Dreams: Baseball Hall of Fame's first African-Canadian, Fergie Jenkins
Cover: Carey Price: How a First Nations Kid Became a Superstar Goaltender
Title   Lexile GRL ATOS Format Qty
Lorimer Recordbooks — Library Bound Set Fall 2018
  • Available in limited formats
  • Soon! Fall 2019
  • New! Spring 2019
  • New! Fall 2018
Title   Lexile GRL ATOS Format Qty
Annaleise Carr: How I Conquered Lake Ontario to Help Kids Battling Cancer 820
Big League Dreams: Baseball Hall of Fame's first African-Canadian, Fergie Jenkins 770
Carey Price: How a First Nations Kid Became a Superstar Goaltender Fall 2018 890
Choice of Colours: The pioneering African-American quarterbacks who changed the face of football 820
Jarome Iginla: How the NHL's First Black Captain Gives Back Fall 2018 840
Jordin Tootoo: The Highs and Lows in the Journey of the First Inuk to Play in the NHL Fall 2018 850
Lacrosse Warrior: The Life of Mohawk Lacrosse Champion Gaylord Powless 840 N/A
Long Shot: How the Winnipeg Falcons won the first Olympic hockey gold
Queens of the Ice: They were fast, they were fierce, they were teenage girls
Willie O'Ree: The Story of the First Black Player in the NHL Fall 2018 820
Winning Gold: Canada's incredible 2002 Olympic victory in women's hockey 820
  • Available in limited formats
  • Soon! Fall 2019
  • New! Spring 2019
  • New! Fall 2018

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Lorimer Recordbooks

Recordbooks is a high/low nonfiction series that helps teens understand social issues through the stories of sports heroes. These books feature trailblazing NHL athletes who have overcome racial barriers in their lives and in their careers. View →