Little Girls in Pretty Boxes

Little Girls in Pretty Boxes

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by Joan Ryan
     
 

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A sports reporter investigates the training of girls as professional gymnasts and figure skaters, arguing that the pressure to succeed and to look beautiful results in mental and physical harm, from eating disorders to psychological trauma.  See more details below

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A sports reporter investigates the training of girls as professional gymnasts and figure skaters, arguing that the pressure to succeed and to look beautiful results in mental and physical harm, from eating disorders to psychological trauma.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780307828552
Publisher:
Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
Publication date:
04/03/2013
Sold by:
Random House
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
256
Sales rank:
392,790
File size:
6 MB

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