OLD BRIDGE, N.J., June 29 /PRNewswire/ -- With the summer now in full swing, what's it really like to ride the best roller coasters in the country? In his book entitled America's Top Roller Coasters and Amusement Parks (A Guide for Those Who Ride Them and Especially for Those Who FEAR Them), Pete Trabucco takes the reader behind the scenes and presents an e-ticket review of the best amusement parks and roller coasters around the country.
Pete, a pilot and freelance writer, has been published in dozens of national magazines and has travelled around the country in the aviation industry. When he is not working, you will find him at the local amusement park soaking up the sun with family and friends as well as clients. With over 300 top roller coasters ridden, he truly has a story to tell! With thousands of new gravity-defying contraptions across the nation, roller coasters and thrill rides are truly the driving force behind any amusement park and in most cases are the sole basis of that amusement park's very existence.
Inside his book, you will experience the best of the best roller coasters around the country and get an inside look at why this billion-dollar business attracts over 100 million people a year to its gates. "The intention of this book is to explore and share with the readers the best roller coasters and parks around the country; however, it has also been written to help those of you who simply fear coasters and just want to overcome that fear! It is also a tutorial on how to overcome your fear demons," said Trabucco, who overcame this fear in order to share these experiences with his family. So whether you are a roller coaster enthusiast or just one in training, you will enjoy the journey through these pages.
The book is available at Tate Publishing as well as online at Borders, Barnes & Noble, Target and select local book stores. ISBN# is 978-160696-645-7.
All profits of this book (from the author's end) are going to selected charities around the country. One such organization is the Friends of Jaclyn Foundation. FOJ works hard to improve the quality of life for children with pediatric brain tumors and their families by matching them up with a college or high school sports team and making them part of that team. They are all about love, support and friendship to those who really need it. http://www.friendsofjaclyn.org/
Pete is now available for interview, book signings and speaking engagements. If you would like a copy of the book, go to http://americasrollercoasters.tatepublishing.net or call him directly at 732-723-2312 or e-mail at Trabucco@optonline.net.
Below are 3 of the 16 TV (and 30 radio) interviews he has already done in promotion of this book:
http://www.myfoxboston.com/dpp/morning/071609_Afraid_of_roller_coasters - FOX 25 Boston video
http://www.myfoxhouston.com/dpp/entertainment/100308-vacations-can-be-a-roller-coaster - FOX 26 Houston video
http://www.wvec.com/video/featured-videos/Coaster-enthusiast-rides-Busch-Gardens-Griffon-93002969.html - ABC WVEC 13 Hampton Roads video
SOURCE Pete Trabucco