To order: 1-800-565-1975

Book Finder

Use our book finder to discover new and exciting titles for your kids and teens!

Choose one or more search parameters in the book finder and click on the Find books button. A list of titles will appear in the main window.

You can then enter more search parameters to narrow your search for the perfect book!

Search by:

Selected Currency

John Danakas

JOHN DANAKAS is the author of four children's novels, all published by Lorimer. Hockey Night in Transcona was an Ontario Silver Birch Award finalist. Curve Ball, Lizzie's Soccer Showdown, and Hockey Heroes are all Canadian Children's Book Centre "Our Choice" selections.


Curve Ball
  • Interest age: 9-13
  • School grade: 4-8

Tom finds himself on a plane to Winnipeg, where he'll spend the summer with an uncle he doesn't even know and on a baseball team where's he's out of his depth

Paperback    $9.95     Add To Cart     View other formats

Soccer Showdown
  • Interest age: 9-13
  • School grade: 4-8

Hockey Night in Transcona
  • Interest age: 9-13
  • School grade: 4-8

When Coach Brackett takes his own son off the front line so that Cody can take his place,
Cody has to decide what's more important taking his time to shine, or sticking up for a friend.

Paperback    $9.95     Add To Cart     View other formats

Choice of Colours
  • Interest age: 12-17
  • School grade: 7-12

John Danakas profiles the pioneering black football players who donned new team colours and changed their sport.

Paperback    $9.95     Add To Cart     View other formats

Small Town Glory
  • Interest age: 12-17
  • School grade: 4-6

How did the Kenora Thistles become, against all odds, the smallest team and the smallest town ever to win the Stanley Cup?

Paperback    $9.95     Add To Cart     View other formats

Hockey Night in Transcona
  • Interest age: 9-13
  • School grade: 4-8

Twelve-year-old Cody Powell is a wizard on the ice. For years he's honed his hockey skills by playing pickup games with his friends.

Paperback   Out of stock indefinitely
9781550285048 | Published: January 1995

Lizzie's Soccer Showdown
  • Interest age: 9-13
  • School grade: 4-8

Lizzie has just been named captain of the soccer team - the boys' soccer team, that is. She never dreamed anything like this would happen when she asked if the boys and girls could play on the same team.

Hardback    $16.95     Add To Cart     View other formats

Soccer Showdown
  • Interest age: 9-13
  • School grade: 4-8

Lizzie has just been named captain of the soccer team - the boys' soccer team, that is. She never dreamed anything like this would happen when she asked if the boys and girls could play on the same team.

Paperback   Out of print
9781550284645 | Published: January 1994

Newsletter
Bookmark and Share