Carnival Undercover

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Plume, May 1, 2003 - Travel - 207 pages
6 Reviews
Step right up, ladies and germs, and learn the time-honored secrets of America's amusement parks, carnivals, and fairs! Entertaining, hilarious, and filled with hundreds of insider tips, this handbook will teach you how to win the biggest prize every time, identify the best seat on any ride, recognize the real freaks from the phonies, and create a carnival-quality funnel cake in your own home. This behind-the-scenes look at America's amusement parks also includes the goods on carnival trade secrets--from how cotton candy is made to which coasters have injured the most people. A book for the aficionado and pop culture enthusiast alike, Carnival Undercover is required reading for the 270 million Americans who visit amusement parks and fairs every year.

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User Review  - Dave Ward - Goodreads

Carnival Undercover by Brett Witter (Plume 2003)(791.1) features the insider's lowdown on the complete carnival experience. Sections include carnival food, games, rides, and sideshows, along with a ... Read full review

Review: Carnival Undercover

User Review  - David Ward - Goodreads

Carnival Undercover by Brett Witter (Plume 2003)(791.1) features the insider's lowdown on the complete carnival experience. Sections include carnival food, games, rides, and sideshows, along with a ... Read full review

Contents

Carnival Food Revealed
30
Carnival Games Revealed
53
The Guessing Game
62
Copyright

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About the author (2003)

Bret Witter is a book editor and professional writer. Before becoming a professional writer, he was the Editorial Director of HCI for three years. He has ghostwritten nine books.

Lorelei Sharkey is the brains behind one of Nerve.com's most popular features. "The Lo Down"--a weekly column helping readers navigate the ins and outs of sex and romance. Em and Lo have been working closely together for more than four years, including producing "Your Week in Sex" (Nerve's horoscopes) and creating the enormously popular Nerve Personals. This is their first book. He live in New York City.

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