If you want to score some serious goals with your giftee, pair that autographed Maple Leafs jersey with Tyler Hellard's Searching for Terry Punchout, a truly Canadian tale of hockey and small-town Maritime life. In this breakway debut novel Adam Macallister is determined not to be benched when he gets one last shot to jumpstart his sportswriting career with a Sports Illustrated profile about Terry Punchout, a reclusive hockey goon who also happens to be his estranged father.
Your giftee will need to tap out because A.J. Devlin’s debut novel,
Cobra Clutch will have them in a literary full nelson. Former-professional-wrestler-turned-private-investigator “Hammerhead” Jed Ounstead wants to leave his life in the squared circle behind but when a former tag team partner asks him to solve the disappearance of his pet snake, “Hammerhead” Jed can’t help but tag in for the save. With heels coming from every angle and no jobbers in sight, Jed will need to use all his skills to solve the case and get the 1-2-3.
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