...beating the carnies at their own games -- Men's Health, July/August 2005
...delightful mini-book -- Newsweek Magazine, July 8,2002
From the Publisher
In its THIRD Edition, "The Secrets of Amusement Park Games ...Revealed!" continues to break ground in giving the 250 million amusement park going population numerous tips, tricks, and methods to help finally win that HUGE stuffed animal! Below are just a handful of the many things that you will learn after reading this book!
-The 'Magic Move' in the wacky wire game that gives the player that extra split second necessary to FINALLY get that ring to the bottom!
-A simple test for left eye - right eye dominance that means a world of difference in winning in one particular game seen at carnivals, state fairs, and amusement parks!
-Most people approach the Milkcan Softball toss with no idea how to win but to 'toss and hope.' Learn Brian's one MAJOR tip to help increase your chances of winning!
-There's nothing to the Golf Ball Roll Race Game, right? Just roll your ball up and hope it lands in the red colored hole for 'three hops' right? WRONG! Learn a whole new way to approach this game and win -fair and square!
-There are some games that the author avoids. Through research, the author has found out that there are even some state organizations that have written documentation that prevents these games from appearing in their state fairs and carnivals!
Although this book is small (96 pages), it is CHOCK FULL of good, solid, common sense information that will help you approach these games with a fresh frame of reference! On top of that, the author writes in a refreshingly funny manner that will keep one entertained as well as informed. As a special added bonus Brian Richardson, a member of the American Coaster Enthusiasts, has included a countdown of his 'Top 10 Wooden and Steel Roller coasters in America' list. (Guess what the author believes are the #1 steel and wooden roller coasters? You'll be surprised!!) All in all, this book is a fascinating, enjoyable, and eye-opening read! (please be assured that thousands of books are being printed to meet demand! Yes, you will receive a book! Thank you for your patience!)