what once was mine book

Read an Exclusive Excerpt from What Once Was Mine, a Twist on the Tale of Tangled

By the D23 Team

The Twisted Tales anthology series of books has been putting unique spins on classic Disney tales since the first book debuted in 2015. The series has asked questions like, “What if Aladdin never found the lamp?” or “What if Anna and Elsa never knew each other?” Now, the Twisted Tales series is getting tangled up in a new story, this time…

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The Life and Times of Scrooge McDuck

Cover Reveal: The Life and Times of Scrooge McDuck, Deluxe Edition

By the D23 Team

If you’re a fan of Scrooge McDuck’s adventurous antics, today’s you’re ducky—erm, lucky day! We’ve got an exclusive that’s worth quacking about: A first look at the cover of The Life and Times of Scrooge McDuck by acclaimed cartoonist Don Rosa. Check out the cover below of the definitive, deluxe edition of Don Rosa’s epic saga of the…

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meant to be

Read an Exclusive Excerpt from Meant to Be: If The Shoe Fits, A Rom-Com Twist on the Cinderella Story

By the D23 Team

Everyone wants their princess moment—but in modern times, invites to royal balls in glamorous castles are much harder to find. Good news for anyone with present-day princess dreams: Disney Books’ Meant to Be Series is the fairy godmother here to cast some magic over everyday life, turning our favorite fairy tales into modern rom-coms that are an…

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Delphine and the Silver Needle

EXCLUSIVE: Check out the cover for Delphine and the Dark Thread, the sequel to this year’s hit book Delphine and the Silver Needle

By Jeffrey R. Epstein

Earlier this year, we met Delphine, a young, adventurous mouse who just so happens to live in the walls of Cinderella’s chateau. In that first book, Delphine and the Silver Needle, the titular character discovers an ancient secret that sends her on a magical quest—with pompous noblemouse Alexander—to learn more about who she is… and…

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Ultimate Princess Celebration

JUST ANNOUNCED: Disney Kicks Off Global Ultimate Princess Celebration

By Beth Deitchman

It’s a celebration befitting Disney royalty, and everyone is invited!

The Walt Disney Company today announced the launch of the Ultimate Princess Celebration, a yearlong event spotlighting the courage and kindness these Disney heroines inspire in fans all around the world. From Cinderella’s generosity and Belle’s ingenuity to Mulan’s…

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EXCLUSIVE: Out-Of-This-World Images from The Art of Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge

By the D23 Team

Lightspeed to gorgeous art! Hitting shelves tomorrow, April 27, The Art of Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge by Amy Ratcliffe takes fans inside the Star Wars-themed lands at Disneyland park and Disney Hollywood Studios. The book features hundreds of full-color concept artworks, sketches, blueprints, photographs, and more, providing insight on how Walt…

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Hello Cruel Heart

Read an Exclusive Excerpt from Hello, Cruel Heart, A New Original Novel Exploring Cruella’s Teenage Years

By the D23 Team

Before she became Cruella—the iconic Disney villain we love to hate—she was Estella, a 16-year-old girl with big dreams in swinging London, 1967. Her life of petty crime turns into glitz and glamor in this original novel by author Maureen Johnson. Can Estella keep up with the fast lives of the rich and famous, or will she face the price of a…

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Twisted Tales

Discover Megara’s Heroic Journey in this Excerpt from Go the Distance: A Twisted Tale

By The D23 Team

What is the measure of a true hero? In the Disney animated film Hercules, the titular character strives to discover just that, ultimately achieving true hero status but turning away his chance to live as a god on Mt. Olympus so he can be with the woman he loves. But what if he had accepted the offer to become a full Greek god? In Go the Distance: A…

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Twisted Tales

This Twisted Tales Author Q&A Really Goes the Distance

By The D23 Team

Audiences have never forgotten Megara (better known as Meg)—the hilarious maverick in Disney’s Hercules who, after some captivating trials and tribulations, discovers true love with her “wonder boy” and restored god Herc. By the end of that 1997 animated hit, all seemed right with the world… that is, until Hercules’ father, Zeus, makes a…

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