Hockey Night is going to be shown on TV for the first time in the town of Shinny, and Melvin, his friends and family could not be more thrilled! Melvin is also very excited about seeing and hearing the famous hockey commentator, The Wise Goat, who not only knows hockey, but dresses super cool too. However, when problems arise with The Wise Goat’s voice during the live broadcast, it is up to our hockey expert Melvin to step in and save the show!
A sweet story cleverly interlaced with trivia, nostalgia and current day references to Canada’s favourite pastime, Melvin and Hockey Night in the Town of Shinny is the third book in the Melvin The Mouse series by author, Christina Burke. Each enchanting, yet educational tale follows a resourceful, studious and hockey-loving mouse named Melvin as he and his animal friends in the town of Shinny discover the fascinating origins of hockey — a book sure to be loved by the little hockey player in your life.