BOY ON ICE by John Branch

Posted on December 10, 2015 in Literary News
BOY ON ICE by John Branch

BOY ON ICE appears in the NYT Paperback Row on Dec. 6, 2015. “A Pulitzer Prize-winning New York Times journalist outlines the impact of hockey’s brutality on Boogaard, one of the game’s pre-eminent enforcers. Spanning Boogaard’s Saskatchewan childhood through his professional success and death at 28, the book is particularly “heartbreaking because it shows us, in tender detail, a life consumed by our unholy appetites,” Steve Almond wrote in a review of the book for the New York Times in October. Norton published the paperback edition on Oct. 13, 2015…..

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