From the Series Lorimer Sports Stories
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.
|Interest Level||Grade 5 - Grade 8|
|Reading Level||Grade 3|
|Category||Diverse Books: Race & Ethnicity, Diversity, SEL: B Self-Management, Social Emotional Learning|
|Publisher||James Lorimer and Company Ltd., Publishers|
|Imprint||Lorimer Children & Teens|
|Number of Pages||128|
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 author who works from her home in Edmonton, Alberta.
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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 →