No ContactBook - 2008
Debbie loves playing hockey and training with her coach, Steph, but she is frustrated that her new adoptive mother doesn't know anything about hockey or understand her love for the sport.
Orca Book Publishers
If only Debbie's adoptive mother, Angie, could be more like Debbie's hockey coach. Coach Steph loves hockey, while Debbie's mother plays the piano and does yoga, two things that Debbie definitely doesn't understand. In trying to fit into her new life, Debbie learns the importance of accepting people for who they are and what it means to be part of a family.
Sandra Diersch has taught special education to British Columbia students and has written several books, includingOffside! and Home Court Advantage, both Canadian Children's Book Centre Our Choice selections. She lives in Maple Ridge, British Columbia.
Debbie learns the importance of accepting people for who they are.