Rocky Mountain Book Award Shortlist, 2011No Canadian can fail to recognize the name Tim Horton. For many, however, the name suggests coffee and donuts, especially donuts with sprinkles-. But Tim Horton was more than that. He was a tough but fair sportsman rekwned as the -strongest man in hockey-. This junior biography presents his true story to young Canadian readers.
Don Quinlan is a retired history teacher from the Toronto District School Board. He has authored or co-authored over thirty books for students in secondary and elementary schools. He currently works on a series of projects for the CBC. Like so many Canadians, he admires the life of Tim Horton, enjoys visiting Tim Hortons, and is patiently awaiting the return of the Stanley Cup to Toronto.