Haunted Mansion

A Disney Fan’s Dream: This Author Has a Backstage Pass to Disney Parks

By Beth Deitchman

“Once upon a time…” So many of the best Disney stories begin with those four words, and Ridley Pearson’s amazing Disney story is no different.

In Pearson’s case, “once upon a time” was about 15 years ago, when the wildly successful suspense novelist—who was writing books for a Disney-owned publishing imprint—took his…

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Star Wars vinyl collectible helmets inspired by the Legion Helmet Project

“Tradition Meets Innovation” at D23 EXPO 2015’s Disney Consumer Products Showcase

Get ready, Disney fans, to be wowed by the unique product experiences and exclusive merchandise Disney Consumer Products will unveil at this year’s D23 EXPO, Disney’s ultimate fan event, held at the Anaheim Convention Center August 14–16. Reflecting a “Tradition Meets Innovation” theme, the expansive Disney Consumer Products pavilion will provide interactive…

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Kingdom Keepers

Your Key to the Kingdom: Read the First Chapter of Kingdom Keepers—The Return

For any Disney fan who has ever dreamed of sneaking into a Disney park after hours, best-selling author Ridley Pearson’s seven-part Kingdom Keepers series might be the next best thing. The books, of course, take place at Walt Disney Parks and Resorts, where the series’ teenage heroes Finn, Philby, Willa, Charlene, and Maybeck move through Disney parks at night,…

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