Matthew Sherman is a fourth grader in the Pennsbury School District in Yardley, Pennsylvania. He is 9-years old. This is his first published book. He hopes to inspire other readers to write, write, write and to share his passion for hockey with others. His hobbies include playing hockey, videogames, soccer, playing guitar and tormenting his big brother. He loves the Philadelphia Flyers and Manchester United.
Only a child can fully understand the excitement of another child at receiving that special thing he always dreamed of. Inspired by the true-life story of NHL legend Paul Stewart, 9-year old Matthew Sherman retells the story of how Paul got his start in hockey with one magical Christmas gift.