Released in March 2012, prolific author Lorna Schultz Nicholson has expanded into the realm of Young Adult novels. Nicholson is well established in the middle grade fiction category as well as hockey non-fiction for various audiences.
Nicholson's foray into the YA shelves of your favorite bookstore includes the hockey themed book Rookie.
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The 144 page book is an easy read. It would be a perfect choice for the young reader in your life, especially if he or she is a reluctant reader to begin with.
Also released earlier this year by Nicholson and Lorimer books is a title called Vegas Tryout. It is about a Toronto girl who goes to Las Vegas in pursuit of her synchronized swimming dream.