TheCottonCandyRoadTrip[Book: Pam Turlow – 2015 – 15x23cm – 210 Pages]. In the shadow of Disney and Universal there exists a dying breed of little-known theme parks brimming with regional charm, authenticity, and the American spirit. Starting in 2009, the author visited 40 of them. Chapter Points: Introduction; Kiddieland (IL); Cedar Point (OH); Memphis Kiddie Park (OH); Tuscora Park (OH); Kennywood (PA); Idlewild (PA); Del Grosso’s Park (PA); Lakemont Park (PA); Conneaut Lake Park (PA); Waldameer (PA); Storybook Gardens (WI); Santa’s Workshop (CO); Lakeside Amusement Park (CO); Nelis’ Dutch Village (MI); Silver Springs (FL); Hershey Park (PA); Dorney Park (PA); Knoebels (PA); Hoffman’s Playland (NY); Seabreeze Amusement Park (NY); Darien Lake Park (NY); Arnold’s Park (IA); Children’s Fairyland (CA); Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk (CA); Silver Dollar City (MO); Belmont Park (CA); Santa Monica Pier (CA); Universal Studios Hollywood (CA); Knott’s Berry Farm (CA); Disneyland (CA); Carousel Park (LA); Enchanted Forest (OR); Oaks Park (OR); Flintstones’ Bedrock City (SD); Storybook Land (NJ); Gillian’s Wonderland Pier (NJ); Keansburg Amusement Park (NJ); Coney Island (NY); Rye Playland (NY); Palace Playland (ME). Five Trees; Epilogue; Appendix; Acknowledgments; About the author. ANDY SHINE’S RATING: Fair / Good.