From the Series Lorimer Sports Stories
Cody Powell’s Winnipeg hockey team, the Transcona Sharks, keeps getting better and better, especially with the addition of Kyle Kelley, the Sharks’ top player and Cody’s new best friend.
At home, however, he’s still coming to terms with his parents’ divorce. When Kyle starts abusing his star status on the ice and off, Cody has to balance concern for his friend with concern for his team.
|Interest Level||Grade 4 - Grade 8|
|Reading Level||Grade 3|
|Category||SEL: B Self-Management, SEL: E Responsible Decision-Making, Social Emotional Learning|
|Publisher||James Lorimer and Company Ltd., Publishers|
|Imprint||Lorimer Children & Teens|
|Number of Pages||95|
Author: John Danakas
John Danakas is the author of five children's novels and one non-fiction book for young adults. He lives in Winnipeg, Manitoba.
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Lorimer Sports Stories
Realistic, action-packed sports stories for reluctant middle-grade readers. Each book covers a contemporary theme—like bullying, friendship or prejudice—set against the backdrop of a specific sport. The themes will appeal to kids who play sports, such as rivalry, teamwork, competition… View available downloads →