Books written by Roy MacGregor

Canoe Country

Vintage Books Canada | September 1, 2015 | 304 pages
One of our favourite chroniclers of all things Canadian presents a rollicking, personal, photo-filled history of the relationship between a country and its canoes.  More Info

Canada

Firefly Books | September 22, 2015 | 224 pages
A superb portfolio of pictures by one of Canada's great photographers.  More Info
Art

The Boston Breakout

Tundra Books (NY) | October 14, 2014 | 162 pages
The Screech Owls are in Boston for the Paul Revere Peewee Invitational. Nish decides to drop out of school. If it worked for Ben Franklin, it will work for him. Sarah becomes increasingly concerned about Samantha's attraction to a group of protesters demanding that the New England Aquarium "Free... More Info

Panic in Pittsburgh

Tundra Books | October 8, 2013 | 149 pages
The Owls have been invited to Pittsburgh to compete in the biggest hockey tournament ever to be played on outdoor ice. The open-air tournament is to be held in the massive Heinz Field arena, home of football's mighty Pittsburgh Steelers. But almost as soon as the tournament begins, Travis suffers a... More Info

The Highest Number in the World

Tundra Books | January 7, 2014 | 32 pages
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Mystery at Lake Placid

Tundra Books | February 12, 2013 | 272 pages
The Screech Owls have come to Ottawa to play in the Little Stanley Cup peewee tournament. This relaxed summer event honours Lord Stanley himself - the man who donated the Stanley Cup to hockey - and gives young players a chance to see the wonders of Canada's capital city, travel into the wilds of... More Info

Face-Off at the Alamo

Tundra Books | February 12, 2013 | 176 pages
The Screech Owls have come to the southern city of San Antonio, Texas, a surprising hotbed of American ice hockey. They are here to compete in the San Antonio Peewee Invitational, and between games can explore the fascinating canals that twist and turn through a maze of shops and restaurants in the... More Info

Peril at the World's Biggest Hockey Tournament

Tundra Books | February 12, 2013 | 208 pages
The Screech Owls have come to Ottawa, the capital of Canada, to play in the world's biggest minor league hockey tournament — more than 500 teams gathering from all over the world! Little does Nish realize, as he befriends the hilarious, daring mascot, that he is about to embark on the most... More Info

The Ghost of the Stanley Cup

Tundra Books | February 12, 2013 | 176 pages
The Screech Owls have come to Ottawa to play in the Little Stanley Cup peewee tournament. This relaxed summer event honours Lord Stanley himself - the man who donated the Stanley Cup to hockey - and gives young players a chance to see the wonders of Canada's capital city, travel into the wilds of... More Info

Sudden Death in New York City

Tundra Books | February 12, 2013 | 176 pages
The Screech Owls have come to Ottawa to play in the Little Stanley Cup peewee tournament. This relaxed summer event honours Lord Stanley himself - the man who donated the Stanley Cup to hockey - and gives young players a chance to see the wonders of Canada's capital city, travel into the wilds of... More Info

The Night They Stole the Stanley Cup

Tundra Books | February 12, 2013 | 176 pages
The Screech Owls have come to Ottawa to play in the Little Stanley Cup peewee tournament. This relaxed summer event honours Lord Stanley himself - the man who donated the Stanley Cup to hockey - and gives young players a chance to see the wonders of Canada's capital city, travel into the wilds of... More Info

Northern Light

Random House Digital, Inc. | September 6, 2011 | 400 pages
NATIONAL BESTSELLER FINALIST 2011 – Ottawa Book Award for Non-Fiction Roy MacGregor's lifelong fascination with Tom Thomson first led him to write Canoe Lake, a novel inspired by a distant relative's affair with one of Canada's greatest painters. Now, MacGregor breaks new ground, re-examining the... More Info

Wayne Gretzky's Ghost

Vintage Books Canada | November 6, 2012 | 400 pages
For nearly 40 years, Roy MacGregor has brought our national sport alive on the pages of Canada's newspapers and magazines, and now the best of this writing is available in a volume that's a must-read for any hockey fan. He covers a list of hockey legends--players like Borje Salming, Jean Beliveau,... More Info

Canadians

Penguin Global | September 2, 2008 | 344 pages
Who are we? In Canadians, one of Canada's most intelligent and beloved writers maps our national psyche in a wonderful and ambitious work. Canadians is an entertaining portrait of this country and its people, through its history, popular culture, literature, sport, landscape, and weather. In his... More Info