(ages 8 - 12) Our Game: The History of Hockey in Canada provides a play-by-play of Canada's national sport's evolution over three centuries, from the first publicly played game through the NHL lock-out, and beyond. Along with essential information about rules, gear, and stats, readers will learn about hockey's most unforgettable moments and most talented stars. Little-known facts, amazing photographs (many of which have never been published in a book before), and expertly researched history make this a must-have for every hockey fan!This is the most comprehensive children's book ever written about the history of hockey, from the Canadian perspective. Kids who are passionate about hockey want to know everything there is to know about the game – this book delves into the history of the sport as a whole, rather than focusing on just one era or star player. The book's dynamic design includes sidebars, benchmarks, stats, captions, a quiz, and a glossary, giving children the option to thumb through the book to glean interesting hockey facts. They can also dive into the captivating narrative that ties the landmark events and heroes of the game together. Targeted at children from ages 8 - 12, this book will also be enjoyed by many generations of hockey buffs; perfect for parents and their children to explore together.