If you are a fan of Disney and can’t get to the parks as often as you would like, you can bring a little of the Disney magic into your home through Disney books. Those looking to create their own Disney library should consider adding some of the following Disney books for adults:
Best Disney Books for Adults
Disney World at 50: The Stories of How Walt’s Kingdom Became Magic in Orlando
This book celebrates the park’s rich and fascinating history, from its early development as “The Florida Project” to today. Explore Walt’s original utopian vision for the parks future, how Disney’s Imagineers brought his vision to life and how the dream came to full fruition through each of the four individual theme parks.
Women of Walt Disney Imagineering: 12 Women Reflect on their Trailblazing Theme Park Careers
A dozen women Imagineers have come together to write their personal stories & share their own photos from their decades designing and building the Disney world-wide empire of theme parks.
Pencils, Pens & Brushes: A Great Girls’ Guide to Disney Animation
Don’t let the title fool you. This nonfiction picture book is an inspiring look at many of the amazing women who have worked at Disney Animation over the years. It is not a book intended to teach you how to draw. Instead, it is a compilation of stories and beautiful animation and artwork from talented female Disney artists.
Mary Blair’s Unique Flair: The Girl Who Became One of the Disney Legends
If you are a fan of Mary Blair (what Disney fan isn’t?) you are going to LOVE this book. It is filled with the beautiful iconic art of Blair along with a story on how she became an artist for Disney.
Poster Art of the Disney Parks
Disney attraction posters are art themselves. This book walks you through the Disney Parks promotional posters for some of their most iconic rides and attractions. It is a must have Disney book for Disney fans!
One Day at Disney: Meet the People Who Make the Magic Across the Globe
If you are interested in how Disney as a company is able to be run, this book will take you behind the scenes are some of the people that make up the Disney workforce behind the Disney brand!
The Disney Book: A Celebration of the World of Disney
If there is one Disney book you will want to have on your coffee table it is this one! Packed full of Disney animation, facts and a little bit of trivia, this book is definitely made with a Disney fan in mind!
Magic Journey: My Fantastical Walt Disney Imagineering Career
Have you ever dreamed of being a Disney Imagineer? This book will give you a wonderful glimpse into what it means to be a Disney Imagineer!
You will learn the back story of different aspects of the Disney park rides and attractions along with how one man moved from Disney dishwasher to Imagineer.
Do you have a Disney library of books that you love? What should we add to our list?
Looking for Disney books for your kids? We have a great Disney book list for teens and tweens.