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Open ice —Trifunov, David, author.

"Set in a co-ed environment, Open Ice follows Vancouver, British Columbia, teens Jillian and Jacob, who must attempt to deal with their problems through communication, problem-solving and teamwork, not unlike the typical...

Volleyball vibe —Spafford-Fitz, Karen, 1963- author.

"Highlighting girls' volleyball, a sport which has overtaken girls' basketball in popularity, Volleyball Vibe shows how engagement in sports can boost self-esteem, confidence, and foster responsibility and teamwork. The ...

Too many men —Schultz Nicholson, Lorna.

Sam has just moved with his family to Ottawa. Although he's been made goalie, Sam feels insecure about his place on the team and at school.

Empty net —Starr, David, author.

"Fourteen-year-old Madeline Snow is the star goalie and captain of her girls rep hockey team in Burnaby, British Columbia. So when her RCMP sergeant father moves the family to his new posting in Fort St. James, a remote ...

Sliding home —Grant, Joyce, 1963- author.

"Miguel hasn't missed his native El Salvador since arriving in Canada with his mother and sister. But with his father still in El Salvador running their bakery, and gangs shaking down the old neighbourhood, life still is...

Long bomb —Howling, Eric, 1956- author.

"Ed Warnicki used to play football in the park with his dad and dream of being a great receiver. Now, at fourteen, Ed secretly wishes he could play for his Calgary High Mustangs team. But he worries that he's too tall, t...

Dressed to play —Manuel, Jennifer, author.

Fourteen-year-old Jordan lives for basketball-- she is a star player on her school team, and aspires to play women's college/pro basketball like her basketball heroes. But the people around her have been changing. Wyatt,...

The comeback —O'Brien, Alex, 1963- author.

"On the surface, fourteen-year-old Chris is pretty average, playing hockey and having friends. But underneath it all, Chris is depressed, full of self-blame and negative thoughts. He quits his hockey team, feeling he has...

The enforcer —Swan, Bill, 1939-

The Roofers might not finish the season when the team's coach moves away. Then, one of Jake's three grandfathers steps into the role.

Balance beam boss —Maddox, Jake, author.

Twelve-year-old Sofia Martinez is the best gymnast at Riverside Gymnastics Center, but when a fall from the balance beam (usually her best event) results in a concussion, she finds herself afraid of the beam, and equally...

Called up —Sandor, Steven, 1971- author.

"For thirteen-year-old David Timko, making the Bantam A hockey team is everything. So when he doesn't make the cut and is forced to play house league, his bad attitude soon gets him benched. Even worse, his new friend at...

Squad struggles —Maddox, Jake, author.

Tam is new to the cheer squad, and from the first day of practice Maren, the squad captain, seems determined to make her look unprepared and incompetent--but with the backing of a new friend she finally finds the courage...

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