“For everyone who loves hockey – young or old, player or spectator – I hope this book inspires you to simply pick up a stick, get together with some friends, and just have some fun playing the best game on earth.” —Hockey legend, Bobby Orr from the afterword of The Boy in Number Four
Bobby Orr played in the NHL with the Boston Bruins for ten seasons leading them to two Stanley Cup victories. He also played with the Chicago Black Hawks for two more— all the while wearing jersey number 4. In the Boy in Number Four, readers will get a glimpse of this hockey legend as a boy and discover the hard work, commitment, and fun it takes to make a dream into a reality.
This book also includes an afterword by Bobby Orr with an inspirational message for kids today.
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About Kara Kootstra
KARA KOOTSTRA has always enjoyed the game of hockey, encouraged by her father, an established hockey coach. A graduate of the University of Windsor, she has also always enjoyed writing. She lives in Windsor, Ontario, with her husband and her… More about Kara Kootstra
Published by Dial Books Oct 02, 2014| 32 Pages| 8 x 10| 3-5 years| ISBN 9780803741676