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UNSOLVED: One specific book > Seeking YA book about Teenage Boy Ice Skating/Dance

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message 1: by Ty (new)

Ty | 7 comments Would anyone know the name of this book?
- young adult fiction, almost positive it was an Apple paperback
- plot was about a outcast teenage boy who was an ice hockey player but got hurt and had to stop. He becomes the ice skating/dancing partner of a popular girl at high school.
- has a scene at a school dance where she initially ignores him but then a song they skate to comes on and he dances with her.
- its not ice castles though very similar
- it was in my school library in the 80s so an older book.

message 2: by Pamela (last edited Aug 13, 2015 05:21PM) (new)

Pamela Love | 1088 comments There was a movie with this plot called The Cutting Edge. It came out in 1992. There are multiple books with this title, but I don't see one with that plot.

message 3: by Ty (new)

Ty | 7 comments Thanks.
Its has some simularities, but not quite the one I remember

message 4: by Railyn (last edited Aug 17, 2015 07:28AM) (new)

Railyn (funky-rat) | 244 comments Not a lot of info on the book below, but maybe?


It said there is also a sequel:


message 6: by Bargle (last edited Aug 17, 2015 08:31AM) (new)

Bargle | 1214 comments The plot sounds similar to the TV movie "Champions: A Love Story", but there doesn't seem to be a book adaptation. Just thought I'd mention it to eliminate it.


message 7: by Ty (new)

Ty | 7 comments Thanks. The movie looks interesting. It isn't based on the book I recall (not so tragic) but a pretty good match.

message 8: by Bargle (new)

Bargle | 1214 comments Ty, are you still looking for this?

message 9: by Ayshe (new)

Ayshe | 4163 comments If you are, you seem to have missed Railyn's messages: Ice Dancing
(sequel Ice Princess) or The Ice Mountain?

message 10: by Lobstergirl, au gratin (new)

Lobstergirl | 38241 comments Mod
Ty, are you still looking for this or did you find it?

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