WorldCat Identities

Leonetti, Mike 1958-

Overview
Works: 49 works in 171 publications in 2 languages and 4,540 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Biography  Pictorial works  Picture books  History  Miscellanea  Hockey stories  Sports stories 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ7.L5513, 796.9620922
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Mike Leonetti
Hockey now! by Mike Leonetti( Book )

16 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in English and held by 846 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hockey fans will find the latest information on the highest-flying stars of the NHL along with profiles of the rising new talents of the game. This exciting new edition of Hockey Now! features a dream team of over 90 players, made up of: Masked marvels - Agile goaltenders, ready to challenge all shooters. Rearguards - Strong, mobile defense men who use their size and hard shots. Blueline attack - Smooth-skating defense men who can jump in and control the powerplay. Power forwards - Aggressive players who can handle the heavy traffic. Play makers - Magicians with the puck. Snipers - Accurate shooters who snap or slap a shot into the net. Hit men - Physical players who hit, fight and score. Young guns - Exciting talent on the verge of stardom. With its fast-paced text and action-packed photos, Hockey Now! places you right on the ice inside the new NHL
Football now by Mike Leonetti( Book )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents profiles of more than seventy of pro football's current and future stars
The goalie mask by Mike Leonetti( Book )

7 editions published in 2004 in English and French and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true story of Jacques Plante - the celebrated netminder from Quebec and goaltending's greatest innovator - inspires young Marc to think independently, practice his skills and to win the confidence of his hockey coach
Swinging for the fences : Hank Aaron and me by Mike Leonetti( Book )

4 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mark, a young baseball fan, follows Hank Aaron's career as he tries to break Babe Ruth's all-time home run record. Includes biographical information about the famous baseball player
Gretzky's game by Mike Leonetti( Book )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in French and English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Though Ryan is small for his age, his desire to play hockey for a local team is huge, and he uses Wayne Gretzky, star center for the Edmonton Oilers, as his inspiration. Includes biographical information about Wayne Gretzky
Number four, Bobby Orr! by Mike Leonetti( Book )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and French and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joey and his dad love hockey, and most of all they love the Boston Bruins and the team's young star, "number Fou, Bobby Orr." One day Joey hurts his leg playing hockey. From his hospital bed, he watches the Bruins' thrilling Stanley-Cup run and sees Bobby Orr scoreing goal after goal. Then Mr. Orr himself comes to visit Joey in hospital
In the pocket : Johnny Unitas and me by Mike Leonetti( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Billy dreams of playing quarterback for the Colts one day, like Johnny Unitas, and although his coach insists he play receiver until he is bigger, Billy in inspired to try harder after meeting his hero and seeing the Colts win the 1958 National Football League championship. Includes biographical information about Unitas
The greatest goal by Mike Leonetti( Book )

8 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and French and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paul and his father are excited for the start of hockey season but what they're really anticipating is the Canda vs. Soviet Union series
A hero named Howe by Mike Leonetti( Book )

7 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and French and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young Charlie is excited when he learns he will attend his first NHL game and see his hero Gordie Howe play for the Detroit Red Wings
Hockey's golden era : stars of the original six by Mike Leonetti( Book )

8 editions published between 1993 and 2003 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

My Leafs sweater by Mike Leonetti( Book )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Meet Michael, a young boy who loves hockey. In 1976, he goes to Maple Leaf Gardens to watch Darryl Sittler score a record ten points in an extraordinary game against the Boston Bruins" Cf. Our choice, 1999-2000
Wendel and the great one by Mike Leonetti( Book )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and French and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wondering how to be a good hockey team captain, David turns to his two hockey heros and tries to imagine what they would do
The Rocket by Mike Leonetti( Book )

5 editions published in 2009 in English and French and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A nostalgic story about hockey, brothers, and the Montreal Canadiens breakout star - Maurice "Rocket" Richard!
The magnificent Mario by Mike Leonetti( Book )

4 editions published in 2011 in English and French and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tyler is already a big Mario Lemieux fan, but he still loves looking at his dad's memento {u2014} Mario's rookie card {u2014} and hearing about how Mario started out with the worst team in the NHL. Tyler is also on the worst team in his league, and losing so often gets very frustrating. He is inspired by his hero's work on the ice, especially as he watches Mario through the 1990-91 season, giving a magnificent performance during the playoffs, and, of course, scoring an unbelievable goal against the Minnesota North Stars in the finals. As Mario and the Pittsburgh Penguins become the Stanley Cup winners, Tyler learns that things can change, and a team can become stronger if you give your best {u2014} the way Mario did for his team
Shooting for glory by Paul Henderson( Book )

4 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hockey's original 6 : great players of the Golden Era by Mike Leonetti( Book )

4 editions published in 2011 in English and French and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An electrifying collection of rarely seen hockey photos highlighting the greatest heroes of the Original 6 era. The hockey stars of the fifties and sixties -- Rocket Richard, Gordie Howe, Dave Keon, Bobby Hull, Jean Beliveau, Terry Sawchuk, Tim Horton, and others -- were some of the most passionate players in NHL history. These skilful and often colourful athletes played exhilarating hockey and were national heroes in a time when only six hockey teams and 120 players battled for the Stanley Cup
The game we knew : hockey in the fifties by Mike Leonetti( Book )

4 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in French and English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La Ligue nationale dans les dernières années où elle comprenait six équipes; des anecdotes concernant ce sport, les grands noms, les grands moments, des statistiques, etc
Crosby's golden goal by Mike Leonetti( Book )

5 editions published in 2012 in English and French and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tyler loves hockey, but he feels like it's taken over his life so he decides to take a break. Then Tyler gets the chance to be in the stands for one of Team Canada's most memorable games, and he realizes just how much he misses the game
Titans of '72 : Team Canada's summit series heroes by Mike Leonetti( Book )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Phil Esposito, Ken Dryden, Frank Mahovlich, Yvan Cournoyer, Bobby Clarke - these are some of the Team Canada hockey heroes who struggled to defeat the Soviet Union in the September 1972 Summit Series. Here are profiles of each Canadian who played on that fabled Team Canada, showcased with superb photographs by Harold Barkley
100 things Maple Leafs fans should know & do before they die by Mike Leonetti( Book )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Whether you're a die-hard booster from the early days of Dick Irvin or a new supporter of Randy Carlyle, these are the 100 things all Maple Leaf fans need to know and do in their lifetime. Authors Michael Leonetti and Paul Patskou have collected every essential piece of Maple Leafs knowledge and trivia, as well as must-do activities, and ranked them, providing an entertaining and easy-to-follow checklist as you progress on your way to fan superstardom. From trivia on which players made up the Kid Line or the famous comedian who includes Maple Leafs references in all his movies to knowing the best places to catch a game, 100 Things Maple Leafs Fans Should Know & Do Before They Die is the ultimate resource guide for true fans of the Leafs
 
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Swinging for the fences : Hank Aaron and me
Alternative Names
Leonetti, Michael

Leonetti, Michael, 1958-

Leonetti, Mike

Languages
English (86)

French (23)

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Football nowThe goalie maskSwinging for the fences : Hank Aaron and meGretzky's gameNumber four, Bobby Orr!In the pocket : Johnny Unitas and meThe greatest goalA hero named Howe