The 10 hockey books you need to read

Canada, it's play-off time for the NHL. You know what that means: lots of tears, jeers and fears all over hockey. (If you're following the play-offs, check out Hockey Night in Canada's play-off coverage! If you're not, keeping reading.)

Whether you're inspired by play-off season or looking to avoid it, CBC Books has the perfect antidote -- 10 great hockey books you need to read. Check them out below!


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Win a Kobo Aura eReader!

We're giving away 10 Kobo Aura eReaders and copies of books from our Greatest Hockey Books list to mark this year's march to the Stanley Cup Finals! Simply enter your comment below or email us at cbcbooks@cbc.ca stating which book you believe is the greatest hockey book of all-time and why. Your choice doesn't have to be already on our list or by a Canadian writer. Everyone who enters a comment between Friday, May 2 and Friday, June 20 will be entered into a weekly draw to win a Kobo Aura eReader and a copy of one of the books mentioned on our list. Limit one entry per person. Rules and regulations here.

The eReaders are courtesy of Kobo.

Week 1: Jenn M.

Week 2: Shaun K.

Week 3: Fran D.

Week 4: Pamela G.

Week 5: Scott M.

Week 6: Susan J.


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