Highly recommended for theme park enthusiasts & engineers. The Fantastical Engineer provides an unusual focus on careers in theme park engineering, blending a comic, upbeat approach with numerous tips on how to apply engineering skills to a theme park environment. The chapters which tell how to work with software and how to produce desired results are light and intriguing. --Midwest Book Review
If you're a Thrillseeker that wants to build theme parks, not just visit them, then this soon-to-be-published book is exactly the resource you're looking for. --Thrillride.com - The Internet's Scream Machine Magazine
The Fantastical Engineer takes an enticing, exciting, and exhaustive look at the variety of opportunities for engineers in the entertainment industry today. The book helps the reader examine conventional and nonconventional areas of expertise that are needed in the innovative world of entertainment. It captures the imagination of anyone who has ever thought about a career in designing just about anything for the entertainment world. For the young person who 'marches to the beat of a different drummer' this book may be just the key to merging special interests and talents with practical application in a novel and extraordinary world! I am particularly excited about giving this book to my 'outside the lines' students who will welcome the invitation to explore unique paths of development. Reading it made me want to become an engineer myself. --Debbie Silver, Ed.D. - Award Winning Professor, Consultant, Speaker
From the Publisher
The Fantastical Engineer is for anyone interested in an engineering career, especially if they want to explore nontraditional career paths. And, its extremely useful for school counselors. The book also makes a great gift for students!
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