Hockey Heroes

From the Series Lorimer Sports Stories

  • Interest Level: Grade 4 - Grade 8   ·  
  • Reading Level: Grade 3

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.

Format List Price Your Price Qty
978-1-55028-596-3
$9.95 $9.95
Interest Level Grade 4 - Grade 8
Reading Level Grade 3
Genre Fiction, High/Low
Subject Diversity
Copyright 1998
Publisher Lorimer & Company, Ltd.
Imprint Lorimer Children & Teens
Language English
Number of Pages 95
Publication Date 2016-09-01
BISACS JUV013000, JUV032110
Dewey [Fic]
Dimensions 5 x 7.75
Lexile 760
Features Author/Illustrator biography and Teaching Guides

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. Books feature both boy and girl characters in grades 6 to 9, many from diverse… View available downloads →