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We are firm believers that you can never have too many books. Whether you love art books, graphic novels, or simply paging through a sweet picture book with your kiddos, Disney’s Magic of Storytelling initiative is here to inspire you to add to your personal collection.
Starting February 2, Disney will donate one book to First Book for every eligible Disney book purchased at a Disney Store or participating retailer during that store’s participation window. With titles perfect for all ages, we couldn’t resist the chance to share some of our favorites!
Here are 21 Disney books you need to add to your shelves:
1. The Art of Disney Golden Books by Charles Solomon
Is there anything more nostalgic than a Disney Golden Book? Definitely not! Share your love of Golden Books from your childhood with your own kiddo as your thumb through the artwork of these classic stories.
Available from Amazon, $17.72
2. The Tsum Tsum Book of Haiku by Disney Book Group
It’s no secret that Tsum Tsum toys are probably the cutest thing to ever hit stores. We can’t get enough of them, so we’re super excited about this book! Not only is it adorable, but your youngest reader will love recognizing their favorite Disney characters.
Available from Amazon, $8.48
3. Before Tomorrowland by Jeff Jensen
Looking for the perfect present for a teen who loves the Disney Parks? Look no further — we’ve got you covered. This epic comic book about science, technology, and the mysterious Tomorrowland will have any reader hooked.
Available from Amazon, $13.77
4. A Sister More Like Me by Barbara Jean Hicks
Even though it’s been a while since Frozen debuted in theaters, kids are still asking their parents play the movie over and over again. They simply won’t “Let It Go” and why should they? With a fun book like this one featuring Anna and Elsa, the fun never has to end.
Available from Amazon, $10.98
5. A Kiss Goodnight by Richard M. Sherman
A Kiss Goodnight will have Disney fans of all ages welling up with tears and appreciation for the magic that Walt put into his firework displays. Written by legendary songwriter Richard Sherman, this book is an absolute must-have.
Available from Amazon, $13.51
6. Pixar: A Pop-Up Celebration by Matthew Reinhart
Whether you’re looking to explore the exciting pop-up pages of Matthew Reinhart’s latest creation or you simply want a super cool coffee table book, you’ll find this is the perfect gift for a Pixar fanatic.
Available from Amazon, $40.41
7. Dumbo and Mama by Calliope Glass
There is no sweeter duo than Dumbo and his mom. The newest Disney fan in your family will love snuggling up for story time with this book. Added bonus? It’s a touch-and-feel story!
Available from Amazon, $6.99
8. Sofia Makes a Friend by Catherine Hapka
We apologize in advance for all the excited girlish screams that will result from presenting your princess with this story. Featuring Sofia the First, a baby unicorn, and the values of friendship, there’s not much more we could ask for in a kid’s book.
Available from Amazon, $2.89
9. Doc McStuffins Loud Louie by Sheila Sweeny Higginson
Is your little one learning to read? Then this book will be perfect for them! Your new reader will love sounding out words and recognizing letters alongside Doc McStuffins. An added bonus for parents — this story teaches kiddos about using their indoor voices. Win-win!
Available from Amazon, $3.99
10. P Is for Princess by Annie Auerbach
Get ready for some alphabet fun with the Disney Princesses! Complete with letters to trace and flaps to flip, your little one will love exploring this exciting book alongside Rapunzel, Cinderella, and more.
Available from Amazon, $10.09
11. Wish by Matthew Cordell
This beautiful story is the perfect way to discuss adoption or fertility struggles with family members. It showcases an elephant couple’s struggles as they wish and hope for a baby. Not only can parents use this as a tool to educate, but it also makes for a meaningful bedtime story.
Available from Amazon, $9.48
12. I Love My Grandma by Giles Andreae and Emma Dodd
The relationship between grandkids and their grandmas is irreplaceable. This sweet story would make for a lovely gift from a grandchild or can serve as a simple reminder of how fun spending time with grandma can be!
Available from Amazon, $11.89
13. Disney Parks Presents: It’s A Small World by Richard M. Sherman and Robert B. Sherman
If you’re prepping for a trip to the Disney Parks, this book is a must-have! Pump your kiddos up for a fun-filled vacation with this story featuring the lyrics from the classic Disney ride it’s a small world. Not only are the illustrations beautiful, but it also comes with a CD of the song!
Available from Amazon, $11.15
14. Enchanted Fashions by Lara Bergen
This book is truly a two-for-one deal you won’t want to miss out on. The handy carrying case is filled with magnetic dolls of Cinderella and Belle, as well as a variety of accessories to dress them up in. Once your little fashionista has finished styling their princesses, they can place them in a classic retelling of her story!
Available from Amazon, $14.99
15. Elena and the Secret of Avalor by Craig Gerber and Catherine Hapka
We’re sure your kiddo has watched an episode (or ten) of Elena of Avalor by now, right? She’s an independent princess who works hard to help others, which is why we love that we can read about her story with our kids in this book!
Available from Amazon, $9.23
16. Beauty and the Beast: Lost in a Book by Jennifer Donnelly
Ah, there’s no one who appreciates a good book like Belle from Beauty and the Beast. In this extension of the beloved fairy tale, the avid reader finds an enchanted book and become spellbound inside of it. Read this story along with your little one or take some time to dive into this one on your own — you won’t be disappointed.
Available from Amazon, $12.17
17. Fly-and-Drive Read-Along Storybook by Disney Book Group
Your kiddo is going to LOVE zooming through story time alongside characters from Cars and Planes. The stories are narrated with sound effects and character voices, making this reading experience extra exciting.
Available from Amazon, $12.20
18. The Power of the Roar by Disney Book Group
Thanks to this fun read-along storybook, you can unleash the power of the roar alongside your little lion lover. The CD that comes along with this book features fun sound effects that will keep your young reader entertained.
Available from Amazon, $6.99
19. The Art of Disney’s Dragons by Tom Bancroft
Even your angsty teen would crack a smile after being given this awesome book. From Sleeping Beauty’s Maleficent to Mulan‘s Mushu, it’s clear Disney has had an infatuation with dragons from the beginning. Any true fan will love learning about the magic behind these illustrations.
Available from Amazon, $20.39
20. I Love You This Much! by Disney Book Group
Whether you’re shopping for a baby shower or have your own little one on the way, this sweet board book is a must-have for new parents. The simple text and colorful illustrations make this story extra enjoyable.
Available from Amazon, $5.88
21. Goodnight, Thumper by Kitty Richards
The book cover alone makes us want to burrow under our blankets and head right off to dreamland. We can’t wait to snuggle up next to our sleepy tykes and read this bedtime adventure together.
Available from Amazon, $5.99