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    DescriptionThe Hockey Sweater, the title story in this 20-story collection, has become an enduring classic: a Quebec boy and Habs fan is shipped a Toronto Maple Leafs sweater by mistake. It encapsulates everything you need to understand French and English Canada, told with humour and love. This edition features a new introduction.


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    Title
    The Hockey Sweater and Other Stories
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Roch Carrier, Translated by PH D Sheila Fischman, Introduction by Dave Bidini
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 140
    Width: 137 mm
    Height: 211 mm
    Thickness: 10 mm
    Weight: 181 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9781770892514
    ISBN 10: 1770892516
    Classifications

    BIC E4L: GEN
    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    BIC E4L: SST
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: F1.2
    BIC subject category V2: FYB
    B&T General Subject: 360
    B&T Book Type: FI
    DC22: FIC
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 02
    DC21: 843.914
    B&T Modifier: Geographic Designator: 02
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 01
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 21110
    Ingram Subject Code: FC
    Libri: I-FC
    BISAC Merchandising Theme: TP034
    Ingram Theme: TOPC/ADOLES
    BISAC Merchandising Theme: ET034
    Ingram Theme: CULT/CANADN
    DC22: 843/.914
    BISAC V2.8: FIC043000
    Ingram Theme: GEOG/QUEBEC
    BISAC V2.8: FIC029000, FIC019000
    LC classification: PQ3919.2.C25 E513 2012
    Edition statement
    Reprint
    Publisher
    House of Anansi Press
    Imprint name
    House of Anansi Press
    Publication date
    26 March 2013
    Author Information
    Roch Carrier: Roch Carrier was born in the small town of Sainte-Justine, Quebec, in 1937. He received a BA from the Universite Saint-Louis in Edmunston, New Brunswick, a master's degree from the Universite de Montreal, and a doctorate at the Universite de Paris. He published his first book, "La Guerre, Yes Sir!" in 1968 at the age of 31. He was secretary-general of the Theatre du Nouveau Monde in Montreal, the director of the Canada Council from 1994 to 1997, and appointed National Librarian in October 1999. He lives in Ottawa and Montreal.