Spring 2020

Northern Star

From the Series Lorimer Sports Stories

  • Interest Level: Grade 5 - Grade 8   ·  
  • Reading Level: Grade 3

It seems Peter Kuiksak’s star just keeps rising. This young hockey hero is the top player in his league, being pursued by agents, and becoming something of a celebrity. But being the center of attention isn’t all it’s cracked up to be. It seems no one sees Peter as just Peter anymore; least of all the star himself.

Format List Price Your Price Qty
978-1-4594-1475-4
On pre-order until 01/01/2020
$27.99 $20.99
978-1-4594-1476-1
On pre-order until 03/03/2020
$8.99 $8.99
Interest Level Grade 5 - Grade 8
Reading Level Grade 3
Genre Fiction, High/Low
Subject Diversity
Copyright 2020
Publisher Lorimer & Company, Ltd.
Imprint Lorimer Children & Teens
Language English
Number of Pages 128
Publication Date 2020-01-01
BISACS JUV039050, JUV032110
Dewey [Fic]
Dimensions 5 x 7.75
Lexile 610
Features Teaching Guides and eSource

Author: Lorna Schultz Nicholson

Lorna Schultz Nicholson has written, produced, and hosted programs for television and radio, and is well known for her print journalism. She is now a full-time fiction author who works from her home in Calgary.

Lerner eSource™ offers free digital teaching and learning resources, including Common Core State Standards (CCSS) teaching guides. These guides, created by classroom teachers, offer short lessons and writing exercises that give students specific instruction and practice using Common Core skills and strategies. Lerner eSource also provides additional resources including online activities, downloadable/printable graphic organizers, and additional educational materials that would also support Common Core instruction. Download, share, pin, print, and save as many of these free resources as you like!

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 →