Little Brown Books for Readers just announced a herd of My Little Pony books coming in 2013.
Editorial director Erin Stein cut the deal with Hasbro for the books, leading with an official guide to the My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic television show. That book will be out in spring 2013.
Here’s more about the $14.99 guidebook, entitled My Little Pony: The Elements of Harmony: ”includes extensive character bios, a complete episode guide and a map of Equestria, which will appear in print for the first time. Don’t miss the complete lyrics to all the songs, a guide to the friendship lessons Twilight Sparkle and her friends have learned, and get Pony Words of Wisdom – so you can live your life in harmony with all other creatures.”
More Titles in LittleBrown Books for Readers’ MY LITTLE PONY publishing program
Meet the Ponies of Ponyville: the youngest of pony readers can read all about their favorite characters ($3.99 / Ages 4-8).
Welcome to Equestria: four-color illustrated storybook that explores all of Equestria, from Ponyville to Canterlot ($3.99 / Ages 4-8).
Twilight Sparkle and the Crystal Heart Spell: “the first book in a brand new chapter book series” ($5.99 / Ages 6-9).
Under the Sparkling Sea: “Celebrated artist Mary Jane Begin introduces fans to a brand-new land in the world of My Little Pony – the underwater city of Aquastria”