Disney Descendants Merchandise Hits Shelves!

 Disney Consumer Products (DCP) is unveiling a new product line inspired by Disney’s “Descendants” which premieres July 31 on Disney Channel. The live-action movie is a music-driven story, set in the idyllic kingdom of Auradon, which follows the sons and daughters of evil on their journey as they meet the children of goodness. Choose your favorite Descendants fashion with this product line inspired by this modern-day coming of age adventure featuring both Auradon Prep and Villain … [Read more...]

“Star Wars” is Coming to Little Golden Books

These Little Golden books would make a great gift for the littlest Star Wars fan in your life. For the first time ever Star Wars stories will be available in child friendly format.The first six books in this series will be released on July 28:The Phantom Menace Attack of the Clones Revenge of the Sith A New Hope The Empire Strikes Back Return of the Jedi.Check out the adorable covers:“The Star Wars franchise has woven itself into the hearts and minds of generations … [Read more...]

Disney Finds – How to be like Walt: Capturing the Disney Magic Every Day of Your Life

An inspiring biography of one of the most influential and beloved figures of the 21st century, based on more than a thousand interviews.How to Be Like Walt is a "character biography" series: biographies that also draw out important lessons from the life of their subjects. In this new book-by far the most exhaustive in the series-Pat Williams tackles one of the most influential people in recent history.While many recent biographies of Walt Disney have reveled in the negative, this book … [Read more...]

10 Years of Percy Jackson: Surviving Camp Half Blood!

Chip and Co is proud to continue our partnership with Disney Hyperion to bring you the best of Percy Jackson and the Olympians as it celebrates 10 years! This month I thought I’d make a fun little guide to surviving at Camp Half Blood to correlate with our awesome presents from Percy we received this month (check them out on our Instagram @chipandco)The first thing you need to survive Camp Half Blood is a good knowledge of Greek mythology or at least a good Knowledge of the history of your … [Read more...]

A Whole New World Book Review!

What if Aladdin had never found the lamp? This first book in the A Twisted Tale line will explore a dark and daring version of Disney's Aladdin!Recently I received an advanced reader copy of A Whole New World by Liz Braswell. This book is a dark twisted version of a well-known fairy tale that will leave you clutching your stomach in fear of the darkness that lies within. In this telling Jafar is an entirely more sinister villain plotting and killing anyone who gets in his way. He tricks … [Read more...]

The Easy Guide to Your First Walt Disney World Visit 2015

There are a ton of great websites out there that help you plan your Disney Vacation for the first time. Two of my favorite are easywdw.com and yourfirstvisit.net. Both sites have been around almost as long as Chip and Co. I was excited to hear that the guys at Easy WDW and Your First Visit got together to make a new guidebook The easy Guide to Your First Walt Disney World Visit 2015.Disney gurus Josh Humphrey and Dave Shute have helped millions plan the Walt Disney World vacations of their … [Read more...]

Princess Diaries 3 Is Not On The List Of Upcoming Disney Movies

Anonymouse reporting for duty with the latest news from the mousevine.  There is no sign of Princess Diaries 3 on the list of upcoming Disney movies.   Although Walt Disney Pictures had hinted about the possibility of moving forward with Princess Diaries 3, at this time Walt Disney Pictures and Anne Hathaway have not confirmed nor are they in talks about a 3rd movie.Unlike Julie Andrews who in 2011, when asked if she would be interested in appearing in a 3rd Princess Diaries film, responded, … [Read more...]

10 Years of Percy Jackson and the Olympians!

This year Percy Jackson and the Olympians celebrates its 10th anniversary! We here at Chip & Co are proud to announce our partnership with Disney Hyperion to bring you guys the best and most exclusive Percy content in celebration of this occasion! Be on the lookout for fun giveaways and articles throughout the next few months and of course tons of Percy Jackson themed fun!If you don’t know Percy this summer is a perfect time to sit down and read the instant classic series that’s also a … [Read more...]

Exclusive Chapter Excerpt from Liz Braswell’s A Whole New World!

What if Aladdin had never found the lamp? This first book in the A Twisted Tale line will explore a dark and daring version of Disney's Aladdin. When Jafar steals the Genie’s lamp, he uses his first two wishes to become sultan and the most powerful sorcerer in the world.Agrabah lives in fear, waiting for his third and final wish.To stop the power-mad ruler, Aladdin and the deposed princess Jasmine must unite the people of Agrabah in rebellion. But soon their fight for freedom threatens to … [Read more...]

Disney Studios Buys Rights To “The Night Gardener”

Disney Studios has purchased the rights to Jonathan Auxier's "The Night Gardener".   The story, which is a sequel to Auxier's book, Peter Nimble and his Fantastic Eyes, is about 2 siblings, who orphaned are now servants at a scary, run down Windsor estate.   But nothing is what it seems to be - not the house or its occupants and soon the siblings are caught up in an ancient curse and dealing with a mysterious ghost.Still in the early stages, Disney will be bringing in Jim Whitaker as … [Read more...]