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7 edition of The hockey sweater found in the catalog.

The hockey sweater

by Roch Carrier

  • 26 Want to read
  • 36 Currently reading

Published by Tundra Books in Montreal, Quebec .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Québec (Province)
    • Subjects:
    • Québec (Province) -- Fiction.

    • About the Edition

      With every boy in a small Quebec town wearing the sweater of the Montreal Canadiens to play hockey, one child is horrified when, because of a mail order mix-up, he is forced to wear a Toronto Maple Leafs sweater.

      Edition Notes

      Translation of: Chandail de hockey.

      Statementstory by Roch Carrier ; illustrations by Sheldon Cohen ; translated from the original French by Sheila Fischman.
      ContributionsCohen, Sheldon, 1949- ill.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ7.C234535 Ho 1984
      The Physical Object
      Pagination[24] p. :
      Number of Pages24
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2316567M
      ISBN 100887761690, 0887761747
      LC Control Number86197595

        The Hockey Sweater, the title story in this story collection, has become an enduring classic: a Quebec boy and Habs fan is shipped a Toronto Maple Leafs sweater by mistake. It encapsulates everything you need to understand French and English Canada, told with humour and love. This edition features a new Edition: Second Edition.   The popularity of the short film led to the release of The Hockey Sweater by Tundra Books in as a picture book for children, featuring original art by Sheldon Cohen. It went on to be one of the publishing house's best selling books. The Hockey Sweater has achieved classic status in .

      He has written many novels, short stories, plays, film and television scripts, essays, travel books, and poetry. Several of his works have become classics and are used in schools and universities around the world. His much-loved children's story, The Hockey Sweater, remains a timeless : $   The Hockey Sweater is such a nice little childrens book that can melt the heart of any hockey fan no matter how old. The book is great for young people, the illustrations are adorable and there is some hockey history laid in the book as well. It is a nice look back on a semi-forgotten time and it is nice to introduce old-school hockey to the 5/5(5).

      The Hockey Sweater Setting The setting is most likely based somewhere in Quebec in the 's. Most of the story takes place at a hockey rink where all the boys of the community play and wear their Maurice Richard jerseys. The setting is very important to the story because if it.   More Books by Roch Carrier, Sheldon Cohen & Sheila Fischman See All. The Hockey Sweater and Other Stories. Montcalm And Wolfe. Leçons apprises et parfois oubliées. Demain matin, j'écris un roman. Il n'y a pas de pays sans grand-père. Les Enfants du bonhomme dans la lune/5(8).


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He has written many novels, short stories, plays, film and television scripts, essays, travel books, and poetry. Several of his works have become classics and are used in schools and universities around the world. His much-loved children's story, The Hockey Sweater, remains a timeless favorite/5().

One of BookRiot's 50 Must-Read Canadian Children’s and YA Books PRAISE FOR The Hockey Sweater: "Stephen Harper said the book ‘still touches the hearts of Canadian hockey fans, young and old.’ Justin Trudeau, who would become Prime Minister, called it ‘an iconic depiction of a truly Canadian experience.’”Roy Macgregor,Cited by: 5.

(Nonfiction, Children's Picture book) The warm and wonderful book The Hockey Sweater all started with a short story called “Une abominable feuille d’érable sur la glace” (An abominable maple leaf on the ice) that was included in a collection published by House of Anansi Press in the late s.

The author, Roch Carrier was inspired to /5. His much-loved children's story, The Hockey Sweater, remains a timeless favorite.

InRoch Carrier was awarded the Stephen Leacock Award for Humour for Prayers of a Very Wise Child. Among his many other awards and honors, Mr. Carrier is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada, an Officer of the Order of Canada, and the holder of many /5(13).

Roch Carrier reads 'The Hockey Sweater' More about The hockey sweater book book Quebec author tells My Montreal host Sonali Karnick about how his iconic novel came to be. The hockey sweater book Hockey Sweater - Roch Carrier Literary device: Adrian Moy and William Lin Story Summary The hockey sweater is a story about a young boy who loves the Montreal Canadiens, and more specifically Maurice "Rocket" Richard.

He owns a sweater/jersey of Maurice, that he wears. The Hockey Sweater Loading. The Hockey Sweater by Roch Carrier is a classic Canadian story about hockey. AKA "Le Chandail De Hockey" in French Buy here: All.

The book The Hockey Sweater as well as the French economy in the 50s and 60s demonstrated a certain economic reliance on the English. In The Hockey Sweater, when the main character Roch needs a new sweater, his mother decides to order it from the Eaton’s catalogue.

Now with Mr. Eaton being English, he sends a Toronto Maple Leafs jersey. The Hockey Sweater by Roch Carrier in CHM, DOC, RTF download e-book.

Welcome to our site, dear reader. All content included on our site, such as text, images, digital downloads and other, is the property of it's content suppliers and protected by US and international copyright laws%(K).

Roch Carrier Author and Hockey Fan. Born onRoch Carrier grew up in rural Québec, Canada — in the village of Sainte-Justine, which serves as the setting for The Hockey Sweater, just as the main character is based on the author’s own year-old self.

I’ve heard Carrier say in interviews that everyone seems to want to talk with him only about this classic children’s book. August 4, – ) was a Canadian professional ice hockey player who played 18 seasons in the National Hockey League(NHL) for the Montreal Canadiens.

He was the first player in NHL history to score 50 goals in one season, and he did this all in 50 games in – He has written many novels, short stories, plays, film and television scripts, essays, travel books, and poetry. Several of his works have become classics and are used in schools and universities around the world.

His much-loved children's story, The Hockey Sweater, remains a timeless s: 1 product rating - The Hockey Sweater by Carrier, Roch Book The Fast Free Shipping.

C $ Top Rated Seller. Buy It Now. From United States +C $ shipping. The Hockey Sweater by Carrier, Roch Book The Fast Free Shipping. FREE US DELIVERY | ISBN: | Quality Books. Pre-Owned. Based on his own childhood in Quebec, here's Roch Carrier's reading of "The Hockey Sweater." "The Hockey Sweater" is published by Tundra Books.

More from this episode. As It Happens. Find books like The Hockey Sweater from the world’s largest community of readers. Goodreads members who liked The Hockey Sweater also liked: Mortimer, Ja. The Hockey Sweater, the title story in this story collection, has become an enduring classic: a Quebec boy and Habs fan is shipped a Toronto Maple Leafs sweater by mistake.

It encapsulates everything you need to understand French and English Canada, told with humour and love. From the Paper: "The story selected for this essay is "The Hockey Sweater" by a French-Canadian writer Roch Carrier.

The essay will argue that the main theme of the story is the strained relationship between the Anglophone and Francophone Canadians, told through an allegory. About The Hockey Sweater. In the days of Roch’s childhood, winters in the village of Ste. Justine were long.

Life centered around school, church, and the hockey rink, and every boy’s hero was Montreal Canadiens hockey legend Maurice Richard.

Everyone wore Richard’s number 9. The short story “The Hockey Sweater” by Roch Carrier is narrated by an anonymous boy of ten. He lives in Canada and the highlight of his days is playing hockey on the skating rink.

The boy and his friends are huge fans of Maurice Richard, a hockey player who performs for Montreal Canadiens. The boys wear the red, white and blue uniform with.

Editorial Reviews. One of BookRiot's 50 Must-Read Canadian Children’s and YA Books PRAISE FOR The Hockey Sweater: "Stephen Harper said the book ‘still touches the hearts of Canadian hockey fans, young and old.’ Justin Trudeau, who would become Prime Minister, called it ‘an iconic depiction of a truly Canadian experience.’”Author: Roch Carrier.Book Accessories Children's Books Art & Photography Books Hockey Mom Sweater, Hockey Mom Sweatshirt, Class until the puck drops, Mom Christmas Gift, Hockey Mom Gift, hashtag hockey mom shirt vinylpopdesignshop.

From shop vinylpopdesignshop. out.When a book is endorsed by the Prime Minster and the leader of the opposition you know it must have wide appeal! This 30th anniversary edition of The Hockey Sweater includes the NFB DVD as well.

I hadn't read this book before so it was a surprise to me what a Canadian classic it is/5(9).