ThrillRidesCarousels[Book: Valerie Bodden – 2012 – 23x23cm – 28 Pages – Full colour]. [1 of 4]. A colourful survey of carousels, including their seats and other features, descriptions of the ride experience and a brief history. Chapter Points: What Is a Carousel?; Riding a Carousel; Carousel History; Special Carousels (“Columbia Carousel” at Six Flags Great America in Illinois & “House on the Rock Carousel” in Wisconsin); One Famous Carousel (Kit Carson County Carousel); Glossary; Read More; Web Sites; Index. ANDY SHINE’S RATING: Good for young children.