Foster a love for reading with the Disney Book Club

Since my little girl Amy was born I’ve enjoyed spending time reading to her. When she was small this was mainly just looking at picture books, and directing her hand to touch the textures in some books. This then progressed to story books, and soon ‘happily ever after’ became one of her favourite endings!

The Disney Book Club is a great way to build up a library of awesome books for your kids, including classic stories as well as stories from new movie releases. For a set cost each month you will receive two books monthly, along with a Welcome Pack for new subscribers that includes two free gifts. At the moment this offer includes two books and a fun backpack featuring Mickey and Minnie Mouse, both guaranteed to be hits with the little ones.

Disney Book Club

The Club costs R174.98 per month (R69.99 per book and R35 delivery), and for this fee you will get two Disney books delivered straight to your door each month. You will also get the free gift of the two books and backpack. The best part is that you can preview the first two trial books for two weeks and return them if you’re not entirely happy, no strings attached. If you do opt to return them you can still keep the free gifts so it’s a win win! You can choose to cancel your membership to the club after four months.

The books are great quality, they are well bound, feature a sturdy hardcover, and are a great size for little hands to hold. The text inside each title is a good size to read, with some words being highlighted in different colours and fonts which makes it fun for younger readers. There are of course also beautiful colourful pictures to go along with each story which help to tell the tale. The stories are a good length too which means for Amy’s age (2) we can enjoy reading the story over a few days, while kids that are older could read more at one sitting.

Let’s take a look at what’s inside the Welcome Pack:

There is a huge selection of titles to collect, and all of them are available in both English and Afrikaans. Your kids will be spoilt for choice as the list includes a ton of classics, such as Beauty and the Beast, Lady and the Tramp and Peter Pan, as well as new releases like Frozen, The Good Dinosaur and Finding Dory. As a new member you will receive a mix of the classics and new releases during the beginning of your membership, and then you will start to receive the sequel titles.

My little girl enjoys packing her toys into a backpack, whether it’s for a visit to granny or even just a trip to the shops, she loves taking her favourite book and teddy along on a new adventure. No surprise then that the new backpack was a big hit with her! In fact the first thing she did was pack the new books away in it, the perfect size for doing just that.

I remember having a collection of Disney books when I was growing up, and I have vivid memories of 101 Dalmatians and The Jungle Book being my favourite for bedtime reading. I’ve already got a few of the classic Disney stories for Amy, and we’ve been enjoying popular stories like Cinderella and The Lion King for a while now. I’m looking forward to adding to our collection with the Disney Book Club, and I’m sure one day she will remember her time spent with Disney too.

To find out more information about the Disney Book Club, or to sign up, visit Star Achievers. It’s well worth checking out!




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  • Reply Thembi January 9, 2019 at 11:59 am

    Hi Lisa

    I am interested in your Disney book club, your subscription is from how many months?

    • Reply Lisa Trollip January 9, 2019 at 3:53 pm

      Hi Thembi, thanks for stopping by! Please check out the Star Achievers website for more information on this book club. From what I can see they don’t run the Disney Book Club anymore but they do still have a book club which you could check out: Hope this helps!

    • Reply Tanya Hanna December 23, 2020 at 9:48 pm

      I will pick my books at Barnes and Nobles..Tanya Hanna!

  • Reply shannon September 1, 2019 at 8:41 pm

    i wood like to join

  • Reply Dominique January 21, 2020 at 1:23 pm

    Hi Lisa,

    Do you not offer these subscriptions anymore? Looking at Star Achievers their pricing is completely different and their book packages?

    • Reply Lisa Trollip January 22, 2020 at 2:32 pm

      Hi Dominique. I reviewed the book club back in 2016. I would suggest you get in touch with Star Achievers to check what options they have available now. Hope this helps!

      • Reply Subashni Subramanian June 16, 2021 at 12:11 pm

        Hi how can I join again as I was with this club

  • Reply Ntombozuko Sarah ngema March 25, 2020 at 12:24 pm

    Dear sir\madam
    I am looking for my granddaughters and my daughters books to read at home ,
    And to teach them English at the same time,even if i have to buy them
    thank you

    • Reply Lisa Trollip September 29, 2021 at 8:04 am

      Hi, unfortunately this book club is no longer available in SA. I reviewed it back in 2016, but I have lots of children’s book reviews available on my blog that could help you choose some lovely books to read to your children. Thanks!

  • Reply Lebo May 7, 2020 at 9:55 pm

    Hi Lisa ,I have three boys one is 2 years and the twins are five ….so I would like to join the book club…how do I do that?

    • Reply Lisa Trollip September 29, 2021 at 8:01 am

      Hi Lebo, thanks for visiting my blog. Unfortunately this book club is no longer available in SA. I reviewed it back in 2016. Thanks.

  • Reply Claude Govender May 27, 2021 at 11:01 am

    Hi, I would like to subscribe to the Disney book club. Please let me know how do I go about it.
    Thank you

    • Reply Lisa Trollip September 29, 2021 at 8:00 am

      Hi Claude, I reviewed this book club back in 2016 but unfortunately I don’t think it’s available any longer in SA.

  • Reply Karen Naidoo July 19, 2021 at 11:18 am

    Hi, I would like to subscribe, please let me know h0w do i go about it.

    Thank you

    • Reply Lisa Trollip September 29, 2021 at 7:59 am

      Hi Karen, thanks for stopping by my blog. I reviewed this book club back in 2016 and unfortunately I don’t think it’s available any longer in SA.

  • Reply Nicole Theron September 28, 2021 at 5:39 pm

    I would live to join this for my 2 girls

    • Reply Lisa Trollip September 29, 2021 at 7:58 am

      Hi Nicole, I just reviewed the book club back in 2016. Unfortunately I don’t think it is available any longer in SA.

  • Reply Cindy-Lee Jansen December 23, 2021 at 12:11 pm

    I would like to join for my kids

  • Reply Ishen maharaj April 11, 2022 at 5:06 pm

    Hi I would like to join for my kids

  • Reply Nicci January 20, 2023 at 6:33 pm

    I’d like to join up my grandson up

  • Reply Melanie Hattingh July 24, 2023 at 8:40 pm

    Hi I would love to Join my Brothers Daughter. She is 1 years old and its a birthday gift from us.

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