Sure Disney+ has new TV shows and movies to watch, but the library has the classics like Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs and lot of other great Disney resources too!
Whether you want to start at the beginning and learn about the man who dreamed up Disney with the book Walt Disney: The Triumph of the American Imagination,or read about the history of Disney from their art to their music, check out these books:
- Disney War by James B. Stewart
- The Queens of Animation: The Untold Story of the Women Who Transformed the World of Disney and Made Cinematic History by Nathalia Holt
- They Drew as They Pleased: The Hidden Art of Disney’s Golden Age, the 1930s by Didier Ghez
- The Musical World of Walt Disney by David Tietyen
- The Disney Book by Jim Fanning
- The Art of Disney’s Dragons
- To Pixar and Beyond: My Unlikely Journey With Steve Jobs to Make Entertainment History by Lawrence Levy
Get a look behind the scenes in these books by cast members: Realityland: True-life Adventures at Walt Disney World by David Koenig and One Day at Disney: Meet the People Who Make the Magic Across the Globe by Bruce C. Steele.
Break out into song and dance by checking out music scores and Disney music soundtracks!
- The Library of Disney Songs
- Disney Fun Songs: Ukulele
- Beauty and the Beast by Alan Menken
- Disney – the Music Behind the Magic: Fifty Songs Celebrating Fifty Years of Walt Disney Records
We even have TV shows that Disney+ doesn’t offer, like Walt Disney’s The Best of the Mickey Mouse Club and The Muppet Show. Plus, we have classic Disney movies and cartoons that you can check out for no monthly subscription fee!
If you feel your kids have had enough screen time you can always read to them from one of the five minute storybooks featuring their favorite characters from Frozen, Cars, and of course, Disney Classics! Or teach them how to draw Disney characters in Learn to Draw Disney Mickey Mouse and His Friends and Animated Life: A Lifetime of Tips, Tricks, and Stories From A Disney Legend by Norman Floyd.
And you can’t go wrong with planning the best vacation ever by checking out our Disney travel guides!
- Walt Disney World Hacks: 350+ Park Secrets for Making the Most of your Walt Disney World Vacation by Susan Veness
- The Unofficial Guide to Walt Disney World 2020 by Bob Sehlinger
- The Unofficial Guide to Disneyland 2020 by Seth Kubersky
- Birnbaum’s Disneyland Resort: The Official Vacation Guide 2020
It is the happiest place on Earth!
~posted by Pam H.