Tag Archives: Book Reviews

BOOK REVIEW: Along Interstate 75

“The ‘must-have’ Guide for your drive to and from Florida!” This is how Along I-75 is billed on the cover and I can say from personal experience that it’s that and so much more. Type: Soft cover Pages: 206 Publisher: … Continue reading

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BOOK REVIEW: Everything I Need to Know… Disney Little Golden Book

Partial quote from the back cover – “Is your life more ‘ho-hum’ than ‘heigh-ho’? Have you forgotten how to see the magic in the world around you? To get back that childlike sparkle, look no further than…” Publisher: Random House … Continue reading

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BOOK REVIEW: Flying Cars – The True Story

When you first heard the lyrics “Off we go, into the wild, blue, yonder! Off we go…” you probably weren’t thinking of doing so in a car. Standard airplanes are the vehicles of choice for the sky! But that was … Continue reading

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BOOK REVIEW: Creativity Inc. by Ed Catmull

I was minding my own business (pun intended) while browsing the shelves of my local Chapters book store when I saw a huge poster on the wall. I recognized right away that it featured an image from Pixar Studios! Immediately … Continue reading

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BOOK REVIEW: The Magic of Disney Storybook Collection

ISBN: 0-7868-3523-0 Type: Hardcover Size: 9″ x 9″ Pages: 320 Publisher: Disney Press Date: 2004 This is quite a nice collection of original stories featuring many of our favorite Disney characters along with a few lesser known or forgotten ones. … Continue reading

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BOOK REVIEW: Disney’s Adventure Guide to Florida

A FODOR’s Travel Book Size: 7″ x 10″ Type: Soft Cover Pages: 64 ISBN: 0-679-00575-7 Distributed by: David McKay Company, Inc. Date: 1980 Fodor’s Travel is the world’s largest publisher of English language travel and tourism information and the first … Continue reading

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BOOK REVIEW: This Was Radio

Isn’t media wonderful? Here I am writing a post for the Internet that I will share on social media about a hardcover book which describes the early days of radio. If I could find a way to throw television in … Continue reading

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BOOK REVIEW: Funny! (The Pixar Story Room)

Twenty-five Years of Laughter from the Pixar Story Room Forward by John Lasseter / Intro by Jason Katz Right out of the gate I will say this book was a disappointment. ‘Not Very Funny!’ would probably have been a more … Continue reading

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BOOK REVIEW: The Art of the Disney Golden Books

Publisher: Disney Editions Type: Hardcover Pages: 160 ISBN: 978-1-4231-6380-0 Price: $35.00 US & CAN This is a great book for anyone who loves the Little Golden Books. I think we all have memories from our childhood of one title or … Continue reading

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BOOK REVIEW: Stan Lee’s Marvelous Memoir

AMAZING     FANTASTIC     INCREDIBLE A Marvelous Memoir For those unfamiliar with Stan Lee, all three of you, this is called a ‘marvelous memoir’ because Stan the Man brought a comic book company named Marvel to fame and prominence while doing quite … Continue reading

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