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Freerunner
  • Interest age: 10-13
  • School grade: 3
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Sliding Home
  • Interest age: 13-18
  • School grade: 4
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Bad Shot
  • Interest age: 10-13
  • School grade: 4

This book tells the story of a small-town basketball player who is bullied by a teammate who comes from a wealthier family. The story plays out against the realistic backdrop of an economically struggling small town, a fictional version of Chatham, and touches on the emotional realities of performance anxiety, socioeconomic status issues experienced by kids, depression, and bullying.

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Stick Pick
  • Interest age: 10-13
  • School grade: 3

When hockey player Janine is left paralyzed after a car accident, her best friend encourages her to get into sledge hockey. She quickly finds a new love for the sport and finds her voice speaking up for disabled people's rights.

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Run for Your Life
  • Interest age: 10-13
  • School grade: 3

Cross-country runner Chris trains with a Native kid who has been displaced by a fire in the community and learns what it's like to be a refugee and literally run for your life.

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Snow Soccer
  • Interest age: 10-13
  • School grade: 4

Sarimah, a young Syrian refugee, moves to Saskatoon and has to switch from playing soccer in the sand to the snow while learning to adjust to her new life in Canada.

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Making the Team
  • Interest age: 9-13
  • School grade: 4-8

When Hannah doesn't make the Grade 8 girls basketball team and June does, Hannah misses playing basketball and spending time with her best friend.

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Trolled
  • Interest age: 9-13
  • School grade: 4-8

Swimmer Andy is determined to make it to nationals so he uses a viral video to crowdfund his trip there. But when he pranks a promising female swimmer on camera, all that attention turns sour.

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Two Strikes
  • Interest age: 9-13
  • School grade: 4-8

KaLeah's a natural at baseball, but when she is excluded and bullied by Nikki and her clique because she is black and a better player than Nikki, she joins the boys' team.

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Tagged Out
  • Interest age: 9-13
  • School grade: 4-8

The inner-city Blues baseball team is having a lousy year, until all-star player Jock joins the team. The only problem? Not all the Blues can handle having a gay player on their team.

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Sport Stories

Sports Stories Series

High interest sports fiction

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Series features

  • Gripping, action-packed stories
  • Short, high-interest fiction
  • Contemporary themes and Canadian settings
  • Award-winning authors who know their sport

"A winning series... designed to attract reluctant readers as well as provide recreational reading for children who are interested in stories about sports."
- National Library of Canada

"Lorimer is obviously succeeding with this series of action-driven novels which encourage young readers to 'Get in the Game'!"
- Resource Links

Kids who love sports love these books, and so do teachers. When you put one of these into a young sports fan's hands, you can feel confident they will enjoy reading.