Annotated bibliography of Disney reference books
Books to come

February 2022

Disney and Pixar: The Art of Turning Red published by Chronicle Books; 2022.

March 2022

Disney Imagineers: Women of Imagineering: 12 Careers, 12 Theme Parks, Countless Stories published by Disney Editions; 2022.

Provensen Mitchell, Karen: The Art of Alice and Martin Provensen published by Chronicle Chroma; 2022.
Can't wait.

April 2022

Disney Studios: Disney: The Lion King -- The Full Film Script published by Canterbury Classics; 2022.

Disney Studios: Disney: The Little Mermaid -- The Full Film Script published by Canterbury Classics; 2022.

May 2022

Kinder, Bill; O'Steen, Bobbie: Making the Cut at Pixar: The Art of Editing Animation published by Routledge; 2022.

June 2022

Snyder, Chuck: Windows on Disney's Main Street, U.S.A.: Stories of the Talented People Honored at the Disney Parks published by Disney Editions; 2022.

Selmi, Daniel:

Snyder, Chuck: Dawn at Mineral King Valley: The Sierra Club, the Disney Company, and the Rise of Environmental Law published by University of Chicago Press; 2022.

July 2022

Friedman, Jake: The Disney Revolt published by Chicago Review Press; 2022.

Bluth, Don: Somewhere Out There: My Animated Life published by Smart Pop; 2022.

September 2022

Ghez, Didier: The Origins of Walt Disney's True-Life Adventures published by Hyperion Historical Alliance Press; 2022.

Deja, Andreas: The Walt Disney's The Jungle Book: Making a Masterpiece published by Weldon Owen; 2022.

Zemler, Emily: Disney Princess: Beyond the Tiara: The Stories. The Influence. The Legacy. published by Epic Ink; 2022.

October 2022

Friedman, Jake: The Disney Afternoon: The Making of a Television Renaissance published by Disney Editions; 2022.

Smothers, Marcy: 100 Disney Adventures of a Lifetime: Magical Experiences From Around the World published by National Geographic; 2022.

November 2022

Nunis, Richard: Walt's Apprentice: Keeping the Disney Dream Alive published by Disney Editions; 2022.

Iwerks, Leslie: The Imagineering Story: A History of Disney's Theme Parks as Told by the Designers published by Disney Editions; 2022.

Hunt, Vanessa; Handke, Danny: Poster Art of the Disney Parks, Second Edition published by Disney Editions; 2022.

Publication Date Unknown

Amidi, Amid: Full Steam Ahead: The Life and Art of Ward Kimball published by Antibookclub; 2019.
The ultimate biography of Ward. One of the most expected Disney history books.

Anderson; Stephen: Disney Inbetween published by Unknown; 2021.

Blaise, Aaron: The Art of Aaron Blaise: Vol. 1 published by Aaron Blaise; 2021.

Salkin, Leo:My Life As A Cartoon published by Theme Park Press; 2019.

Ventura, Fernando: Ze Carioca - No Tra├žo do Canini publisher unknown; 2011.
If you love Disney comics and do speak Portuguese you will want to get that book.

Pegoraro, Celbi: Disney No Brasil publisher unknown; 2011.
Written in Portuguese. A fantastic resource for Disney historians.

Books already published

Last updated February 11, 2022.