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Watch out, Junie B., there's a new kid on the block! It's Freddy Thresher, a 1st grader who knows it's a jungle out there. Here's the fourth in a new series by an elementary teacher who's seen it all."I have a problem. A really, really, big problem. I want to try out for the peewee hockey team, but so does Max . . ." Bullies are a problem in school, and Max Sellars is the worst one yet. In addition to hassling Freddy, Max also challenges him for the open spot on the peewee hockey team. Freddy's close friend Jessie is a star hockey player, and she secretly teaches him some rules and tricks. In a warm and funny ending, Max and Freddy make peace with one another, and--in a surprising twist--end up becoming teammates.
When first-grader Freddy Thresher decides to try out for peewee hockey, his archenemy and school bully Max Sellars decides to also try out for the one slot left on the team. Simultaneous.
Number of Pages: 95
Genre: Juvenile Fiction
Series Title: Ready, Freddy!
Publisher: Scholastic Paperbacks
Age Range: 4-8 years
Author: Abby Klein
Street Date: January 1, 2005
Item Number (DPCI): 248-25-4356