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The Seven A.M. Practice: Stories of Family Life Hardcover – 1 April 1997


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  • Publisher : McClelland & Stewart Ltd (1 April 1997)
  • Language: : English
  • ISBN-10 : 0771056001
  • ISBN-13 : 978-0771056000
  • Dimensions : 14.61 x 1.91 x 22.86 cm

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n parents are familiar with the painful tradition of the seven a.m. practice. It is enacted weekly across the country – hours before most sane people think of rising from their beds – as long-suffering mothers and fathers bundle sleepy children into the family car or minivan, then drive their budding athletes to the arena, the pool, the field, the gym…<br><br>Roy MacGregor knows the joys and frustrations of cheering on a sporting child. He has, in particular, become known as an expert on the subject of fathers, sons, and the game of hockey, where parent and child often find a rare opportunity to meet on common ground and forge a relationship mediated by their love of the sport.<br><br>But Roy MacGregor also has some first-hand experience on the subject of fathers, sons, and ear-piercing; fathers, daughters, and the pre-teen dance. In the funny, sometimes hair-raising stories collected in <i>The Seven A.M. Practice</i>, in which he describes life at home with his own

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<b>Roy MacGregor</b> has been involved in hockey all his life. Growing up in Huntsville, Ontario, he competed for several years against a kid named Bobby Orr, who was playing in nearby Parry Sound. He later returned to the game when he and his family settled in Ottawa, where he worked for the <i>Ottawa Citizen</i> and became the Southam National Sports Columnist. He still plays old-timers hockey and has been a minor-hockey coach for more than a decade.<br><br>Roy MacGregor is the author of several classics in the literature of hockey. <i>Home Game</i> (written with Ken Dryden) and <i>The Home Team</i> were both number one national bestsellers. He has also written the game’s best-known novel, <i>The Last Season</i>. His other books include <i>Road Games</i>, <i>The Seven A.M. Pr

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