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Universal Orlando: The Unofficial Story by Nick Sim
1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
Nick Sim has already proven to be a hit with UK theme park fans with his first book 'Tales from the Towers'. Now, his latest release, 'Universal Orlando: The Unofficial Story' is proving to be a must read for US fans too; adopting a similar informative and entertaining style. For anybody who is a fan of one of the most popular theme park resorts in the world, this is a must read.

Concise and well written, the book takes readers back to the humble beginnings as a theme park resort, to the disastrous opening day in 1990, right up until present day as Universal Orlando gears up to open their major expansion project The Wizarding World of Harry Potter: Diagon Alley in summer 2014. A… Read more
Tales from the Towers: The Unofficial Story Behind&hellip by Nick Sim
2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
There's plenty of theme park literature out in the market, but never before has there been such a comprehensive and entertaining guide than this. Sim takes readers on a journey through time; telling the tale in great detail of how Alton Towers came to be Britain's best loved theme park. From the beginnings as a country estate right through to what the future of Alton Towers may have to offer, the book is a gripping read from start to finish. The inclusion of newspaper articles, image and quotes ensure that the book has great universal appeal. Sim's relaxed and entertaining writing style ensures this book is not just reserved for the elite theme park fans.

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