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Red Tuque Books Inc.  9781928049425
Title: The Goal
Sub-Title: Stories about our National Passion
Author: Andrew Caddell, Dave Stubbs, Philip Caddell
ISBN: 9781928049425
Publication Date: 2015
Publisher: Deux Voiliers Publishing
Pages:151
Format: Trade Paperback
Size: 5.5 x 8.5
Price: 16.95

Description:
Andrew Caddell, Dave Stubbs and Philip Caddell have written for readers of all ages a wonderful collection of short stories about Canada's passion for hockey. Ranging from the 1935 Stanley Cup to the present day, The Goal is a salute to the fans who pay to watch, the kids who play the game and the players who never made it.


Review - 'There is a timeless charm to the stories of The Goal. They bridge the old-timer's longing for past glory with the rookie's discovery of Canada's greatest game.' - The Ottawa Review of Books

Review #2 - 'This is very much a fan's-eye view of hockey, testifying to the sport's deep roots in the national psyche and capturing with great warmth how a love of the game is born and how it gets passed from one generation to the next.' Ian McGillis, Montreal Gazette