Drawn to Life: 20 Golden Years of Disney Master Classes: The Walt Stanchfield Lectures - Volume 1 Handouts on gesture & storytelling from former Disney Instructor Walt Stanchfield. Highly Recommended.
Invisible Ink: A Practical Guide to Building Stories that Resonate The best book on storytelling I have read. Brian has taught classes for Pixar, written comics and directed his own short films.
Force: Dynamic Life Drawing for Animators (Force Drawing Series) Best book on life drawing, force, straight vs curves, and shapes I have read.