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Very fun and interesting take on the future. An easy read and very entertaining. Most of the corporate structure references are accurate (a few are a bit dated).Published 2 months ago by Gaylin Vogel
Cory Doctorow LOVES Disneyworld. And LOVES, LOVES the Haunted Mansion. So it probably makes sense to him to set his post-Singularity, post-Scarcity, materialist-Utopia story deep... Read morePublished 6 months ago by Jessica Draper
One of my favorite sci-fi books of all time. Make that any book of all time. Brilliantly imagined future and characters that are real people.Published 6 months ago by R. Akers
A good many other reviewer's seem to think this is a dystopian science fiction novel… I dare say it is the preview into reality and the future world of work-less society.Published 10 months ago by Smart Billy
I'm not sure what I expected, as a Disney fan, but this book was kind of a let down. The plot was super slow and seemed to not really matter.Published 11 months ago by Jennifer Pepper
The novel itself is wonderful. I purchased this copy to send to my daughter who is interning at Disney World.
The printing quality was ridiculous. Read more
Just a fun read. A long running joke with post singulaity leanings.Published 12 months ago by Gary R. Bradski
'Down and Out in the Magic Kingdom' by Cory Doctorow has been on my to-be-read pile. So when my bookclub picked it as an alternate, I was happy to have a reason to read it. Read morePublished 13 months ago by Wayne A McCoy
Despite being one of the most famous places on Earth, I feel like this book's setting is so unique. After all, who else is willing to tangle with the Disney powerhouse enough to... Read morePublished 15 months ago by Dione Basseri