Gaming: Deal with it before it outplays you

Category: Book
By (author): Peters, Diane
Illustrated By: Shannon, Ben
Series: Lorimer Deal With It
Subject:  JUVENILE NONFICTION / Social Topics / General (see also headings under Family)
  YOUNG ADULT NONFICTION / Computers / Entertainment & Games
  YOUNG ADULT NONFICTION / Games & Activities / General
  YOUNG ADULT NONFICTION / Health & Daily Living / General
Audience: young adult
Publisher: James Lorimer & Company Ltd., Publishers
Published: February 2010
Format: Book-hardcover
Pages: 32
Size: 11.00in x 8.50in x 1.00in
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Additional Notes

From The Publisher*

Video gaming can be used to improve skills and build friendships and communities. But it is also often an escape from the world, and it can become an addiction. This book in the Deal With It series looks at the realities of gaming and what happens when a love for the game turns into an obsession.

From The Publisher*

Video gaming can be an escape from the world that develops into an addiction.

Biographical NoteDIANE PETERS has written extensively about health, women's, and parenting issues and teaches magazine writing at Ryerson University. She lives in Toronto with her husband and daughter. She has written several books in the Deal With It series.