9 Toy-riffic Books for Fans of Toy Story

by Dena McMurdie

At one time or another, almost every child has fantasies about their toys coming to life — so it’s no wonder that Toy Story is such a beloved franchise for kids and their parents.

When I was young, I tried to catch my toys in the act. I would silently creep up to my bedroom, then whip open the door as fast as I could. If only I was quiet and quick enough, I would see my toys walking and talking. Of course, I never caught my toys doing anything but sitting right where I left them, but that didn’t stop me from trying.

Whether you love the friendships, the adventures, or the mere idea of toys coming to life, we’ve rounded up nine fantastic books for readers who love Toy Story.