Maddie in Goal

Maddie in Goal

by Louise Leblanc, Marie-Louise Gay, Sarah Cummins
     
 

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Everyone laughs when Maddie tells her family what she wants to be: a hockey goaltender! Everyone, that is, except her grandmother. Gran thinks she should follow her dreams, and even teaches Maddie a magic trick to help make them come true. So she trains and trains and finally gets a chance to play for her brother's team, the Leprecauns. At first she's really

Overview

Everyone laughs when Maddie tells her family what she wants to be: a hockey goaltender! Everyone, that is, except her grandmother. Gran thinks she should follow her dreams, and even teaches Maddie a magic trick to help make them come true. So she trains and trains and finally gets a chance to play for her brother's team, the Leprecauns. At first she's really nervous but soon, in a big game against the Black Spiders, she pulls a rabbit out of the hat to save the day. Maddie in Goal is the story of a determined girl who succeeds against the odds-with a little help from her Gran.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780887802027
Publisher:
Formac Publishing Company, Limited
Publication date:
01/01/1992
Series:
Formac First Novels Series , #8
Pages:
64
Product dimensions:
4.25(w) x 7.00(h) x 0.20(d)
Age Range:
6 - 9 Years

Meet the Author

Louise Leblanc is an award-winning novelist and children's writer. A native of Montreal, she worked, as a teacher, model, actress and dancer before establishing her full-time writing career in 1985. Her Maddie books have appeared in French, English, Spanish and Danish editions.

Marie-Louise Gay has won several awards, including the Governor General's Award, for her children's book illustrations.

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