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User Review  - Disquiet - LibraryThing

Re-read in advance of discussion of The Whuffie Factor, a book based on the science-fiction-ized idea of social capital in this first novel by Cory Doctorow. Read full review

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User Review  - TheDivineOomba - LibraryThing

First off, in full disclosure, I didn't finish the book. Now, Onto why I didn't finish the book. Good things, its an interesting world and it feels very plausible, even with the book written in 2003 ... Read full review

DOWN AND OUT IN THE MAGIC KINGDOM

User Review  - Jane Doe - Kirkus

Walt Disney's vice-like grip on the American imagination continues unabated, even many long years into the future when one might hope that people would know better. Cyber culture maven and first ... Read full review

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User Review  - Whisper1 - LibraryThing

Disneyworld is now inhabited by factions of those who are techno geeks wanting an enhanced science fiction experience at the House of Presidents and the opposition group running the haunted house who ... Read full review

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User Review  - mwhel - LibraryThing

This futuristic tale points out some dystopian features of a society that has cured most of its historic problems. Everyone is fed and taken care of. The economy is no longer monetary but based on ... Read full review

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User Review  - thebookpile - LibraryThing

One of the most horrible books that I read in 2006. The only good part about this book is the fact that the line spacing is doubled in order to make it look longer than it actually is. Read full review

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User Review  - name99 - LibraryThing

I guess I'm just out of touch with many readers, but this did *nothing* for me; less than nothing. I stopped two-thirds of the way through, absolutely uninterested in what might come next. Doctorow ... Read full review

Down and out in the Magic Kingdom

User Review  - Not Available - Book Verdict

A young man barely 100 years old, Jules is working at his dream job, running the Haunted Mansion ride at Disney World (along with a bureaucracy of hundreds) when he is killed for the fourth time. He ... Read full review


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