This is not your
normal guidebook. Rather than stuffy pages filled with the same old information,
this guide is more like having a trusted friend guide you around. I tell you
the good, the bad and the "just plain stay away" for all things dealing
with Walt Disney World and the city of Orlando. I also include a healthy coverage
of the other area attractions, including Universal Studios Florida, Sea World
and Discovery Cove. To download .pdf samples from this book, please click
am planning a trip to Disney World and just purchased your book, Irreverent
Guide to WDW & Orlando, yesterday. You've packed it with a lot of helpful
information, and I really like your writing style."
-- Tobi / The Word Source, LLC
second, released in November 2004, is the WDW/Orlando
For Dummies 2005 (for Frommer's parent company, Wiley). I revised and rewrote
the entire book, with the exception of the maps.
Part of the illustrous
"For Dummies" line of guides, I have written a basic primer for anyone
planning a trip to Orlando and its many theme parks, most notably Walt Disney
World. I even include a kid's-eye-view of visiting the theme parks, for those
traveling with a family or school group.
was our first trip to Walt Disney World and the For Dummies book spelled
everything out so completely that we had a wonderful time." -- Becky
From visiting Walt Disney World on a shoestring budget to living in the lap
of Orlando luxury, I can deliver stories and photos that will grab your reader's
also contributed to the 2006 edition of DK Eyewitness Guide to Florida, released
in March 2006, authoring sections on Miami entertainment and nightlife.
I also authored
sections on statewide shopping, including chapters on malls and specialty shopping,
and I detailed wedding planning statewide, including the perfect honeymoon spots.
friends and I went down to Miami for the weekend and we had a blast with the
clubs and music venues you recommended!" -- Rhonda H./Florida
rode out four hurricanes in 2004...
both the Orlando Sentinel (daily newspaper) and WESH-TV (Orlando's NBC affiliate)
used my photos and quotes in their online hurricane coverage.
....My photos have illustrated other writer's articles...
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