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Monday—The Reading Corner: Walt Disney World

An empty nester's week at Walt Disney World in Orlando

Things to read in Disney World

1.  Down & Out in the Magic Kingdom by Cory Doctorow

2.  The Imagineering Field Guide to...the Magic Kingdom, Animal Kingdom, Hollywood Studios, Epcot by the Disney Imagineers

3.  Menus from great restaurants around WDW (interesting back stories about the restaurants)

4.  Proprietor signs named after Disney employees in the shop windows on Main Street at the Magic Kingdom
5.  Special Event Schedules

6.  Daily newspapers delivered to our hotel room at the Polynesian

7.  Bird finding guides at the Animal Kingdom

8.  History of Disney film & animation at the Hollywood Studios

9.  Warnings & height requirements for roller coasters & rides (e.g. Everest, Star Tours, etc.)

10.  The teleprompter for contestants on stage at the American Idol Experience in the Hollywood Studios

11.  Exhibit signs

12. Signs for the countries in the World Showcase at Epcot

13. Museum exhibits