- By Roy MacGregor

The Secret of the Deep Woods

  • Title: The Secret of the Deep Woods
  • Author: Roy MacGregor
  • ISBN: 9780771056468
  • Page: 333
  • Format: Paperback
  • The Secret of the Deep Woods It s summer and Rachel Highboy Jesse s hockey playing cousin from James Bay has come to Tamarack to join the Screech Owls on a week long canoe trip into the wilds of Algonquin Park At the same time

    It s summer, and Rachel Highboy, Jesse s hockey playing cousin from James Bay, has come to Tamarack to join the Screech Owls on a week long canoe trip into the wilds of Algonquin Park At the same time, the rookie hero of this year s Stanley Cup final is in a light plane that goes missing somewhere in the area It is eerily like the story of Bill Barilko, the legendary TorIt s summer, and Rachel Highboy, Jesse s hockey playing cousin from James Bay, has come to Tamarack to join the Screech Owls on a week long canoe trip into the wilds of Algonquin Park At the same time, the rookie hero of this year s Stanley Cup final is in a light plane that goes missing somewhere in the area It is eerily like the story of Bill Barilko, the legendary Toronto Maple Leafs defenceman who disappeared when his plane crashed deep in the Ontario bush in 1951, just four months after he scored the Stanley Cup winning goal When some of the team including a terrified Nish become separated from the others and find themselves lost in the deep woods, strange things begin to happen A wolf comes each night to stand by the campfire A mysterious stranger pays a visit And a shocking discovery has Rachel and the Screech Owls wondering if they ll make it out alive

    1 thought on “The Secret of the Deep Woods

    1. These are great chapter books for kids who like Hockey!! What fun books with mysteries that are appropriate for kids 9 and up!Each book has a an exciting hockey game and a mystery to solve. The characters in the books are very relateable for kids of this age and engaging. I love that their are both boys and girls on the team and they all contribute!The stories also contain lessons on teamwork, sportsmanship and friendship! Terrific lessons for all kids!There are a few times when I thought the co [...]

    2. Rachel, Jesse's cousin whom we first met back in the third book, joins the Owls for a canoeing trip in Algonquin Park. While they are there, an airplane crashes somewhere in the woods and the plane's passenger just happens to be an NHL hero. Some of the team gets lost in the woods where eerie things begin to happen.

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