Hockey Superstars: Past, Present, and Future

Jennifer Rivkin (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427176783

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Description

This fact-filled book presents the best of the best in hockeys past, present, and future. More than just racking up goals, superstars display sharp, play-making minds, as well as leadership qualities. Profiles include essential stats, an overview of each player's skills and achievements, and quotes from the superstars themselves. Male, female, and sledge hockey superstars are also featured in this jam-packed title.

Reading Level
Lexile
1040L
Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
X
ATOS
6.3
DRA
60
Categories
Genre
History Sports & Recreation
Interest Age
Ages 6-8 Ages 9-12
Grade
3rd Grade 4th Grade 5th Grade 6th Grade
Subject
Other
Language
English (US)
Fiction/Non-Fiction
Non-Fiction
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