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I hate hockey

François Barcelo

I hate hockey

by François Barcelo

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Published by Baraka Books in Montréal .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementFrançois Barcelo ; translated by Peter McCambridge
ContributionsMcCambridge, Peter, 1979-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPQ3919.2.B283 I43 2011
The Physical Object
Pagination99 p. ;
Number of Pages99
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25172742M
ISBN 10192682413X
ISBN 109781926824130
LC Control Number2011508804

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"I hate hockey!" is the first and last sentence in this novel that offers a great take on our love-hate relationship with hockey. Narrator Antoine Vachon blames the game for killing his marriage with his beautiful ex-wife (well, that and the power outage that brought her home unexpectedly to find him in bed with her intern)/5(2).

“the literary equivalent of a sudden death shootout”, The Hockey Writers. “McCambridge’s excellent translation retains the prolific Québécois author’s tight narrative and biting voice powerful.” Publishers Weekly, AprilMore.

“I hate hockey!” is the first and last sentence in this novel that offers a great take on our love-hate relationship with hockey. Narrator. The last thing divorced dad Antoine Vachon wants to do is fill in as a one-night-only substitute coach for his son's hockey team. After all, Vachon hates hockey.

"I hate hockey!" is the first and last sentence in this novel that offers a great take on our love-hate relationship with hockey. Narrator Antoine Vachon blames the game for killing his marriage with his beautiful ex-wife (well, that and the power outage that brought her home unexpectedly to find him in bed with her intern).

But hockey is a pretext for unlikely adventure in this. Get this from a library. I hate hockey. [François Barcelo; Peter McCambridge] -- Antoine Vachon loves to hate hockey, but it becomes a part of his life when he takes over coaching his son's team after the coach is found dead, and he begins to think that either his son or ex-wife.

I Hate Hockey is noir. And, as we all know, noir is about losers. The narrator, unsurprisingly for someone who hates hockey, is a total loser, and yet despite everything that is hateful and repulsive about Antoine, we still find ourselves rooting for him at the end.

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--Marie White, Book Review Editor, Quebec Chronicle Telegraph "Mr. Barcelo has done a good job at evoking emotions, and that's a skill that not a lot of authors can boast. I Hate Hockey certainly is worth reading if you're looking for a good crime story with a hockey element.

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