CRACKING THE ICE by David Hendrickson delves into the perilous world of a black teen phenomenal hockey player during the highly charged Civil Rights Era in 1968. Jessie leaves home despite the misgivings of his parents, a doctor and a teacher, and his beloved girlfriend, to pursue his dreams at an elite, formerly all-white prep school, where he hopes to get on the path to become a pro hockey player. At his new school, he expects to encounter racist fans and opponents, but finds that he must overcome even more dangerous ...

Cracking the Ice 2015, Pentucket Publishing

ISBN-13: 9780692391549

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Cracking the Ice 2011, West Side Books

ISBN-13: 9781934813553