A haunted, battle-scarred man who tends the ice rinks teaches Marsh and his friend Willy something about the horrors of war--and the healing power of love. ALA Best Book for Young Adults.Copyright © Libri GmbH. All rights reserved.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - mcorbink - LibraryThing
After reading this book, I would not recommend to most 5th graders. The content is easy enough to read, but the implications of drunkenness, the implications of mental war wounds, and even the ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - lilibrarian - LibraryThing
When a strange man comes to town and takes over managing the ice rink, March and Willy are curious about him. What they discover is a man, damaged by service in WWII, who just might, possibly, be saved by love. Read full review