How to Be Like Walt: Capturing the Disney Magic Every Day of Your Life
Health Communications, Incorporated, Aug 1, 2004 - Biography & Autobiography - 400 pages
An inspiring biography of one of the most influential and beloved figures of the 21st century, based on more than a thousand interviews."I've read every book that has ever been written about Walt Disney, going back to some that were published in the 1930s. [How to Be Like Walt] is by far the most enjoyable to read of them all!"
Tim O'Day, Disney Scholar
"How to Be Like Walt is a fitting tribute to Walt's memory and an important contribution to the Disney legacy . . . Now more than ever, we need people with the qualities Walt had: optimism, imagination, creativity, leadership, integrity, courage, boldness, perseverance, commitment to excellence, reverence for the past, hope for tomorrow, and faith in God."
How to Be Like is a "character biography" series: biographies that also draw out important lessons from the life of their subjects. In this new book-by far the most exhaustive in the series-Pat Williams tackles one of the most influential people in recent history.
While many recent biographies of Walt Disney have reveled in the negative, this book takes an honest but positive look at the man behind the myth. For the first time, the book pulls together all the various strands of Disney's life into one straightforward, easy-to-read tale of imagination, perseverance, and optimism. Far from a preachy or oppressive tome, this book scrapes away the minutiae to capture the true magic of a brilliant maverick.
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Review: How to Be Like Walt: Capturing the Disney Magic Every Day of Your LifeUser Review - Stephanie - Goodreads
An amazing story of an amazing man!!! I don't usually read biographies or non fiction since I have trouble paying attention to them, but this held me from page 1. Walt Disney was an incredible ... Read full review
Review: How to Be Like Walt: Capturing the Disney Magic Every Day of Your LifeUser Review - Cameo - Goodreads
You know how Elphias Dodge wrote that warm and loving obituary for Dumbledore in the beginning of Deathly Hallows and then he kind of just skimmed over the murkier parts of Dumbledore's past? Pat ... Read full review