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Against the Boards

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Peter has done it! He's made it onto an AAA Bantam team and is now playing hockey in Edmonton. But this shy boy from the Northwest Territories is having a hard time adjusting to city life, his new school, and host family. The other kids laugh at his clothing, and Peter's new "sister" seems to have made it her mission to get him into trouble with her parents. Before long, P ...more
Paperback, 107 pages
Published May 12th 2005 by James Lorimer & Company (first published April 26th 2005)
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This third book in the author's collection is the best yet. It was hard to put this one down. Peter, whom she introduced in the last book, now takes center stage. He is a compelling character.

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