Sports Stories are action-driven sports novels that turn reluctant readers into all-star readers!

Plus, they feature characters with diverse racial, physical, mental, and economic backgrounds.

Ages: 10–13           Reading Level: Grades 3.0–4.9


When forest fires in BC displace many First Nations
families, cross country runner Chris learns what it
really means to run for your life

Themes: Friendship, Aboriginal Peoples, refugees,
competition, crisis/disaster relief, community, immigration

 A Syrian refugee teen learns to play
soccer in Canada and adjust to her
new life in Saskatoon

Themes: Prejudice & racism, self-confidence,
refugees, multiculturalism