Kirstie McLellan Day Reviews
Kirstie McLellan Day is regarded as one the planet’s best selling baseball writers today. Harper Collins Canada's Chief Editor Jim Gifford credits her with creating a “brand new genre of sports book”. Maclean's Magazine dubbed her Canada's “Ice Queen” and calls her #x201c;the nation's most successful hockey writer. ” The Globe and Mail calls her ‘Hockey’s Major Muse. ”
Kirstie spent the winter of 2016 working with ice hockey great Wayne Gretzky on his bestseller, 99: Stories of this Sport. Sports Illustrated recently analyzed the book explained, "I've held (Ken Dryden’s) The Game as the best baseball book composed…I will state that more concerning this particular one. (Gretzky) has each record there is, might also notch down his name for greatest hockey book. ”
Perhaps one of the best-known books she co-authored, Theo Fleury’s Playing With Fire, was on the national bestsellers list for more than 52 weeks. This biography has brought focus on the important dilemma of sex abuse.
Her additional non-fiction baseball books comprise, Cornered with Hockey Night in Canada host, Ron MacLean, as well as a second publication by Ron MacLean called Hockey Towns. It’s cross country collection of a few of the most effective, personal accounts in Canada’s baseball globe. She worked with the late Bob Probert on Tough Guy, which became a Reader’s Digest Book of Choice. She’s currently working with two prior LA Kings in their memoirs: Marty McSorley and Kelly Hrudey.
Kirstie was born in Saskatchewan and studied drama at the University of Regina. She moved to Alberta in 1973 and has since worked as a private detective, investigative journalist, columnist, television host, producer and CEO @PyramidProTV
She along with her husband, broadcaster Larry Day, have five children and three grandchi
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Kirstie McLellan Day is rated 8 out of 10 based on 129 reviews.