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Hockey's greatest myths and legends  Cover Image Book Book

Hockey's greatest myths and legends / by Elliott Smith.


"Did the U.S. men's Olympic hockey team really win the gold medal by beating the Soviet Union in 1980? Do Detroit Red Wings fans really throw octopuses onto the ice at home games? Do hockey players really get to take the Stanley Cup home with them? Get ready to learn the real stories behind these and other great hockey myths and legends!"-- Provided by publisher.

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781669003632
  • ISBN: 1669003639
  • ISBN: 9781669040316
  • ISBN: 1669040313
  • Physical Description: 32 pages : color photographs ; 17 cm.
  • Publisher: North Mankato, Minnesota : Capstone Press, [2023]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction: The myth of six -- Cursed conference trophies -- Octopus luck? -- A not-so-golden miracle -- Superstar superstitions -- Special cup?
Target Audience Note:
Ages 9-11 Capstone Press.
Grades 4-6 Capstone Press.
540L Lexile
Decoding demand: 83 (very high) Semantic demand: 94 (very high) Syntactic demand: 62 (high) Structure demand: 86 (very high) Lexile
Subject: Hockey > Miscellanea > Juvenile literature.
Hockey > History > Juvenile literature.
Legends > Juvenile literature.
Genre: Legends.

Available copies

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  • 0 of 1 copy available at Festus Public. (Show)
  • 0 of 1 copy available at Festus Public Library.


  • 0 current holds with 1 total copy.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Festus Public Library J 796.356 Smith (Text) 32017000083993 New Juvenile Books Checked out 06/08/2023

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