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Author Orr, Bobby, 1948- author.
Title Bobby Orr and the hand-me-down skates / Bobby Orr and Kara Kootstra ; illustrated by Jennifer Phelan.
Pub Info [Toronto] : Tundra, [2020]
©2020
Rating
book jacket
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 Dennis Public - Juvenile  J PICTURE ORR     AVAILABLE
Descript 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 26 x 27 cm
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Note Issued also in electronic format.
Summary Even hockey legends start with hand-me-downs. A beautifully illustrated true childhood story about hockey great Bobby Orr, who eats, sleeps and breathes hockey. So when his birthday is coming up, he only wants one thing: new skates. He's seen the exact pair he wants in the sports shop window: sparkling blades, shiny leather, clean new laces tied in perfect bows. But when Bobby opens his gift, he's dismayed to find hand-me-down skates: scuffed leather, nicked blades, floppy laces. Once Bobby breaks them in, though, he and the hand-me-down skates become inseparable, and he can't imagine life without them . . . until the brand-new skates come into his life. How can he leave his hand-me-down skates behind? -- adapted from Amazon.com
Subject Orr, Bobby, 1948- -- Juvenile literature.
Hockey players -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Skates -- Juvenile literature.
Hockey stories.
Hockey stories.
JUVENILE FICTION / Sports & Recreation / Hockey.
JUVENILE FICTION / People & Places / Canada / General.
Genre Creative nonfiction.
Autobiographies.
Picture books.
Add Author Kootstra, Kara, author.
Phelan, Jennifer, illustrator.
Related To Online version: Orr, Bobby, 1948- Bobby Orr and the hand-me-down skates. Toronto : Tundra, 2020 073526533X 9780735265332 (OCoLC)1126791085
ISBN 9780735265325
0735265321
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