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The Most Expensive Game in Town
The Rising Cost of Youth Sports and the Toll on Today's Families
Written by Mark Hyman


Format: Trade Paperback
Publisher: Beacon Press
On Sale: April 9, 2013
Price: $15.00

mining the youth sports economy from many sides–the major corporations, the small entrepreneurs, the coaches, the parents, and, of course, the kids–Hyman probes the reasons for rapid changes in what gets bought and sold in this lucrative marketplace. He reveals the effects on kids and profiles the individuals and communities bucking... Read more >
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The Most Expensive Game in Town
The Rising Cost of Youth Sports and the Toll on Today's Families
Written by Mark Hyman


Format: eBook
Publisher: Beacon Press
On Sale: March 20, 2012
Price: $24.95

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Also available as a hardcover and a trade paperback.

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The Most Expensive Game in Town
The Rising Cost of Youth Sports and the Toll on Today's Families
Written by Mark Hyman


Format: Hardcover, 176 pages
Publisher: Beacon Press
On Sale: March 20, 2012
Price: $24.95

Building on the eye-opening investigation into the damaging effects of the ultra-competitive culture of youth sports in his previous book, Until It Hurts, Mark Hyman’s new book looks at the business of youth sports, how it has changed, and how it is affecting young Americans. Examining the youth sports economy from... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a trade paperback.

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Until It Hurts
America's Obsession with Youth Sports and How It Harms Our Kids
Written by Mark Hyman


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
Publisher: Beacon Press
On Sale: March 1, 2010
Price: $18.00

Every year, more than 3.5 million children under age fifteen require medical treatment for sports injuries, nearly half of which are the result of simple overuse. Journalist Mark Hyman investigates the evolution of youth sports from mere games to full-on quests to turn children into tomorrow’s superstar athletes by pushing them... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover.

Exam Copy
Until It Hurts
America's Obsession with Youth Sports and How It Harms Our Kids
Written by Mark Hyman


Format: Hardcover, 160 pages
Publisher: Beacon Press
On Sale: April 1, 2009
Price: $23.95

Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a trade paperback.

Until It Hurts
America's Obsession with Youth Sports and How It Harms Our Kids
Written by Mark Hyman


Format: eBook
Publisher: Beacon Press
On Sale: April 1, 2009
Price: $18.00

Read more >
Also available as a hardcover and a trade paperback.
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