Bonnier Books UK imprints Studio Press and Igloo Books today launch a full publishing programme to tie in with Disney’s year-long centenery celebration, Disney 100.
As Disney marks its 100th anniversary in 2023, Disney Consumer Products, Games and Publishing will unveil exciting new collections and experiences celebrating Disney 100 Years of Wonder. 2023 will celebrate the storytellers who have brought generations the wonder and magic that is Disney, and Bonnier Books UK’s exceptional publishing programme marks this auspicious occasion in style.
The Studio Press Disney 100 Years of Wonder Publishing Programme includes the large format, super deluxe DISNEY MUSEUM; the spectacular DISNEY 100 YEARS OF WONDER COLOURING BOOK; THE VINTAGE POSTER COLLECTION COLORING BOOK; DISNEY QUOTES TO LIVE YOUR LIFE BY COLOURING BOOK; DISNEY PRINCESS MAGICAL WORLDS SEARCH AND FIND; DISNEY MICKEY AND FRIENDS COLOURING BOOK; and finally WHERE’S MINNIE?
Meanwhile Igloo Books’ spectacular Disney 100 offering includes 100 YEARS OF MAGIC: A STORYBOOK COLLECTION; 7 DAYS OF FRIENDSHIP STORIES; MAGICAL MOVIE COLOURING; COLOURMANIA MOVIE MOMENTS; and finally DISNEY 100 ADVENT CALENDAR STORYBOOK COLLECTION.
Stephanie Milton, head of Studio Press, commented:
“Studio Press is home to a range of gift and nostalgia publishing for Disney fans of all ages, and we are thrilled to be working with Disney on their centenary programme. Disney Museum takes centre stage, offering readers an immersive journey through one hundred years of Disney history, accompanied by rarely seen artwork from the Disney archive. Our intricate colouring books cater to everyone – fans can choose from The Vintage Poster Collection, Mickey and Friends, Quotes To Live Your Life By or the stunning One Hundred Years of Wonder Colouring Book, which was specially curated by the staff at the Walt Disney archive. Search and Find fans will have hours of fun with Where’s Minnie?, as well as the Disney Princess Magical Worlds Search and Find, which takes readers on a journey through Disney’s most enchanting kingdoms. There’s something for every Disney fan to enjoy.”
Mike Heron, head of licensed publishing at Igloo Books, commented:
“Igloo Books has developed a range of titles spanning both colouring and story formats. Younger Disney fans can bring 96 pages of unique Disney art to life in Magical Movie Colouring, while for those looking for a premium colouring experience, Movie Moments offers readers the chance to colour 32 of the most iconic moments from cinema history. 100 Years of Magic features 21 retellings of cinematic classics, from the original Steamboat Willie right through to modern-day cinema blockbusters such as Encanto. For those looking for the ideal bedtime story, 7 Days of Friendship Stories celebrates the partnerships that make the Disney universe so special. Igloo are also creating a special edition of their best-selling blockbuster format, the Advent calendar.”
Bonnier Books UK has collaborated with Disney on its publishing since 2017, selling and distributing a wide range of formats based on Disney franchises to the UK and other key territories globally.