Best Teen & Young Adult Hockey Fiction Books
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1. Check, Please! Book 2: Sticks & Scones (Check, Please!, 2)
Author: by Ngozi Ukazu
A collection of the second half of the mega-popular webcomic series of the same name, Check, Please!: Sticks and Scones is the last in Ngozi Ukazu’s hilarious and stirring two-volume coming-of-age story about hockey, bros, and trying to find yourself during the best four years of your life.
Eric Bittle is heading into his junior year at Samwell University, and not only does he have new teammateshe has a brand new boyfriend! Bitty and Jack must navigate their new, secret, long-distance relationship, and decide how to reveal their relationship to friends and teammates.
And on top of that, Bitty’s time at Samwell is quickly coming to an end… It’s two full hockey seasons packed with big wins and high stakes!
2. Check, Please! Book 1: # Hockey (Check, Please!, 1)
Author: by Ngozi Ukazu
Eric Bittle may be a former junior figure skating champion, vlogger extraordinaire, and very talented amateur ptissier, but being a freshman on the Samwell University hockey team is a whole new challenge. It is nothing like co-ed club hockey back in Georgia!First of all?
There’s checking (anything that hinders the player with possession of the puck, ranging from a stick check all the way to a physical sweep). And then, there is Jackhis very attractive but moody captain. A collection of the first half, freshmen and sophomore year, of the megapopular webcomic series of the same name, Check, Please!: #Hockey is the first book of a hilarious and stirring two-volume coming-of-age story about hockey, bros, and trying to find yourself during the best four years of your life.
This book includes updated art and a hilarious, curated selection of Bitty’s beloved tweets.
3. Playing to Win: A Sweet YA Hockey Romance (The Trouble with Tomboys Book2)
Author: by Stephanie Street
A tomboy.Her enemy next door. And an attraction she can’t deny. JordanIt didn’t matter my new neighbor was hot enough to melt an ice rink. I had rules for a reason. And falling for him would break the biggest rule of all.
Never date a teammate. And let’s be honest. It’s never been an issue.Until now.AsherFeisty.Fierce.Gorgeous. Jordan was all that and more. I never meant to tick her off that first day of school, but now she’s all I can think about.
Too bad she hates my guts. Can Asher change Jordan’s mind about him and her rules? Find out in Playing to Win, Book 2 in the Trouble with Tomboys Series. Read all the books in The Trouble with Tomboys series. Playing the Enemy – by Maggie DallenPlaying to Win – by Stephanie StreetPlaying the Field – by Christina BenjaminMore books from Stephanie Street in the Tomboy WorldThe Dangers of Dating a Diva: Kissing the Shy Guy (Jenna and Adam)Fight Like a Tomboy (Kelly’s Story)Tomboy Crazy for My Brother’s Best Friend (Natalie’s Story)
4. All Laced Up
Author: by Erin Fletcher
October 10, 2016
Everyone loves hockey superstar Pierce Miller. Everyone except Lia Bailey. When the two are forced to teach a skating class to save the rink, Lia’s not sure she’ll survive the pressure of Nationals and Pierce’s ego. Not only can’t he remember her name, he signed her bottle of water like she was one of his groupies.Ugh.
But if there’s one thing Lia knows better than figure skating, it’s hockey. Hoping to take his ego down a notchor sevenshe logs into his team website under an anonymous name to give him pointers on his less-than-stellar playing. Turns out, Pierce isn’t arrogant at all.
And they have a lot in common. Too bad he’s falling for the anonymous girl online. No matter how much fun they’re starting to have in real life, she’s afraid he’s going to choose fake-Lia over the real one… Disclaimer: This book contains a swoony hockey player (and his equally swoony friends!, one-too-many social media accounts, kisses that’ll melt ice, and a secret identity that might not be so secret after all…
Author: by Cynthia Kadohata
Kadohata’s slapshot is the heart-swelling narrative of a father and sonTruly powerful. Jason Reynolds A deeply poignant story about a boy sorting out his priorities. Publishers Weekly (starred review) A vivid, memorable portrayal of a boy within his family, his sport, and his gradually broadening world.
Booklist (starred review) From Newbery Medalist Cynthia Kadohata comes a brilliantly-realized novel about a hockey player who must discover who he is without the sport that defines him. Hockey is Conor’s life.His whole life. He’ll say it himself, he’s a hockey beast.
It’s his dad’s whole life tooand Conor is sure that’s why his stepmom, Jenny, left. There are very few things Conor and his dad love more than the game, and one of those things is their Doberman, Sinbad. When Sinbad is diagnosed with cancer, Conor chooses to put his hockey lessons and practices on hold so they can pay for Sinbad’s chemotherapy.
But without hockey to distract him, Conor begins to notice more. Like his dad’s crying bouts, and his friend’s difficult family life. And then Conor notices one more thing: Without hockey, the one thing that makes him feel special, is he really special at all?
6. Just One of the Boys (Chicago Falcons Book 1)
Author: by Leah Rooper
October 2, 2017
Alice Bell has one goal: to play for the elite junior hockey team the Chicago Falcons. But when she’s passed over at tryouts for being a girl, she’ll do anything to make her dream a reality… Even disguising herself as her twin brother.
With her amazing skills on the ice, Alice is sure she’ll fit in easily. That is, until she starts falling for one of her teammates… Hayden Tremblay, star of the Falcons, can’t keep himself out of the penalty box. Constantly living in the shadow of his older brother, Hayden’s losing his passion for hockey.
But when he gets shown up on the ice by the Falcons’ new rookie, Hayden’s determined to teach the kid a thing or two. Little does he guess that Al’s surprises on the ice are just the beginning… Disclaimer: This Entangled Teen Crush title proves that wonderful things can happen when you’re brave enough to go after your dream.
Dream hockey player, that is! Warning-a few locker room scenes are included.
7. Face-Off (Book One) (Hockey Rivals)
Author: by Stacy Juba
Brothers battle on and off the ice in this action-packed young adult sports novel. It’s head-to-head, skate-to-skate, winner takes all!T.J. Has gotten himself out of the fancy prep school his father picked for him and into the public high school his twin brother Brad attends.Now T.J.
Is a shining new star on the hockey team where Brad once held the spotlight. And he’s testing his popularity with Brad’s friends, eyeing Brad’s girl and competing to be captain of the team. Meanwhile, the boys also grapple with problems at home, including divorcing parents and a troubled younger brother.
The whole school is rooting for a big double-strength win… Not knowing that their twin ice hockey stars are heating up the ice for a winner takes all face-off. Acclaim for Face-OffStacy Juba published the first Hockey Rivals novel, Face-Off, when she was a teenager and wrote the newly released sequel, Offsides, twenty-five years later.
Both books can also be read as standalones. Discover why this compelling teen book about hockey players, sportsmanship, and family has appeared on so many reading lists including Best Books for Young Teen Readers Grades 7-10 and a list produced by the Hockey Hall of Fame’s Junior Education Program.
8. Michigan vs. the Boys
Author: by Carrie S. Allen
When a determined girl is confronted with the culture of toxic masculinity, it’s time to even the score. Michigan Manning lives for hockey, and this is her year to shine. That is, until she gets some crushing news: budget cuts will keep the girls’ hockey team off the ice this year.
If she wants colleges to notice her, Michigan has to find a way to play. Luckily, there’s still one team left in town … The boys’ team isn’t exactly welcoming, but Michigan’s prepared to prove herself. She plays some of the best hockey of her life, in fact, all while putting up with changing in the broom closet, constant trash talk and harmless pranks that always seem to target her.
But once hazing crosses the line into assault, Michigan must weigh the consequences of speaking up – even if it means putting her future on the line.
9. Cold Day in the Sun
Author: by Sara Biren
Holland Delviss wants to be known for her talent as a hockey player, not a hockey player who happens to be a girl. But when her school team is selected to be featured and televised as part of HockeyFest, her status as the only girl on the boys’ team makes her the lead story.
Not everyone is thrilled with Holland’s new fame, but there’s one person who fiercely supports her, and it’s the last person she expects (and definitely the last person she should be falling for): her bossy team captain, Wes.
10. Center Ice (Corrigan Falls Raiders Book 1)
Author: by Cate Cameron
May 19, 2015
Karen Webber is in small-town hell. After her mother’s death, she moved to Corrigan Falls to live with strangersher dad and his perfect, shiny new familyand there doesn’t seem to be room for a city girl with a chip on her shoulder.
The only person who makes her feel like a real human being is Tyler MacDonald. But Karen isn’t interested in starting something with a player. And that’s all she keeps hearing about Tyler. Corrigan Falls is a hockey town, and Tyler’s the star player.
But the viselike pressure from his father and his agent are sending him dangerously close to the edge. All people see is hockeyexcept Karen. Now they’ve managed to find something in each other that they both desperately need. And for the first time, Tyler is playing for keepsThe hometown hockey hero won’t know what hit himDisclaimer: This Entangled Teen Crush book contains adult language, underage drinking, sexual situations, and crazy squirrels.
It may cause you to become a fan of hockeyor at least hot hockey playersEach book in the Corrigan Falls Raiders series is a standalone, full-length story that can be enjoyed out of order. Series Order:Book #1 Center IceBook #2 Playing DefenseBook #3 Winging ItBook #4 Breakaway
11. Just One of the Royals (Chicago Falcons Book 2)
Author: by Leah Rooper
June 4, 2018
Star hockey player Daniel Sacachelli wants only two things: 1) for the Falcons to win next season, and 2) for his secret the fact he’s actually the prince of Eldonia to never make its way to Chicago. But if Daniel keeps avoiding his crown, their family will lose their kingdom forever.
Madison Myong can’t believe that her will-they-or-won’t-they best friend Daniel is really a prince! He’s always seemed more rebel than royal. But now, he needs to clean up his image, fast. Posing as his long time girlfriend, Madison accompanies him back to Eldonia, intending to give Daniel a makeover fit for a king.
Only, the more royal Daniel becomes, the more Madison misses her best friend. And if she does her job right, she’ll lose him forever… Each book in the Chicago Falcons series is STANDALONE:* Just One of the Boys* Just One of the Royals* Just Pretending
12. Off the Ice (Juniper Falls)
Author: by Julie Cross
All is fair in love and hockey Claire O’Connor is back in Juniper Falls, but that doesn’t mean she wants to be. One semester off, that’s what she promised herself. Just long enough to take care of her father and keep the family businessa hockey bar beside the ice rinkafloat.
After that, she’s getting the hell out.Again.Enter Tate Tanley. What happened between them the night before she left town resurfaces the second they lay eyes on each other. But the guy she remembers has been replaced by a total hottie.
When Tate is unexpectedly called in to take over for the hockey team’s star goalie, suddenly he’s in the spotlight and on his way to becoming just another egotistical varsity hockey player. And Claire’s sworn off Juniper Falls hockey players for good.
It’s the absolute worst time to fall in love. For Tate and Claire, hockey isn’t just a game. And they both might not survive a body check to the heart. Each book in the Juniper Falls series is STANDALONE:* Off the Ice* Breaking the Ice
13. Small Town Glory (Lorimer Recordbooks)
Author: by John Danakas
How did the Kenora Thistles become the smallest team in the smallest town ever to win the Stanley Cup? This famously scrappy hockey team was founded in Kenora, Ontario, at the end of the 19th century. A decade later, playing far away from home, in Montreal, the fiery teenagers whom the Montreal Star dubbed “the fastest that have ever been seen anywhere on ice” out-skated and out-played their older, more experienced opponents to win the coveted hockey championship trophy.
14. Playing Defense (Corrigan Falls Raiders Book 2)
Author: by Cate Cameron
March 14, 2016
Disclaimer: This Entangled Teen Crush book contains adult language, swoon-worthy kisses, and sexy hockey players. It may cause you to watch a hockey game…Or ten. Sixteen-year-old Claudia Waring has never kissed a boy.Never been popular. Never been to a hockey game.
All that’s about to change. Assigned to tutor Chris Winslow, a prank-loving, gorgeous hockey player, Claudia’s perfectly planned life immediately veers off course. And she kind of likes it. But as fun as Chris is, she knows she’ll never fit in his world.
After his latest prank lands him in hot water, Chris has to get serious about school or lose hockey. Not an easy thing for someone as carefree as the defenseman. The biggest problem, though, is how much he wants to help his cute, buttoned-up tutor loosen up a little.
But while confidence has never been a problem for him, around Claudia, Chris is all nerves. Why would a girl as smart as her ever fall for a jock like him?