Over 229 Million Free Books Gifted As Of January 2024

Feb 1, 2024 | Imagination Library

Dolly Parton's Imagination Library Has Gifted over 229 Million Free Books As of January 2024

In January, Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library, which includes over 2,700 local program partners, gifted over 2,903,939 books. The total number of free books gifted as of January 2024 is 229,838,894!!

Group 2 Children Born in 2023

Good Morning Farm Friends

“Good Morning, Farm Friends” 
By Annie Bach

Group 2 – Registered Children Born in 2023
Canada – “Ready for Winter” – 1/20/24
Ireland – “Peekaboo! Farm” – 29/12/23
United Kingdom – “Peekaboo! Farm” – 29/12/23
USA – “Good Morning, Farm Friends” – 1/28/24

Group 3 Children Born in 2022

I Am A Rainbow by Dolly Parton

“I Am a Rainbow”
By Dolly Parton & Illustrated by Heather Sheffield

Group 3 – Registered Children Born in 2022
Canada – “Snow Falls” – 1/20/24
Ireland – ““Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See?” – 29/12/23
United Kingdom – “Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See?” – 29/12/23
USA – “I Am a Rainbow” – 1/25/24

Group 4 Children Born in 2021

Corduroy

“Corduroy”
By Don Freeman

Group 4 – Registered Children Born in 2021
Canada – “Counting on Snow” – 1/20/24
Ireland – “100 Birds” – 29/12/23
United Kingdom – “100 Birds” – 29/12/23
USA – “Corduroy” – 1/14/24

Group 5 Children Born in 2020

Ten Ways to Hear Snow

“Ten Ways to Hear Snow” 
By Cathy Camper & Illustrated by Kenard Pak

Group 5 – Registered Children Born in 2020
Canada – “Great Too” – 1/20/24
Ireland – “Funnybones: Bumps in the Night” – 29/12/23
United Kingdom – “Funnybones: Bumps in the Night” – 29/12/23
USA – “Ten Ways to Hear Snow” – 1/11/24

Group 6 Children Born in 2019

Wonder Walkers

“Wonder Walkers”
By Micha Archer

Group 6 – Registered Children Born in 2019
Canada – “When The Moon Comes” – 1/20/24
Ireland – “Clean Up” – 29/12/23
United Kingdom – “Clean Up” – 29/12/23
USA – “Wonder Walkers” – 1/8/24

Welcome Book
First Book Children Receive

Little Engine That Could - Dolly Parton's Imagination Library

“The Little Engine That Could”
Written by Watty Piper & Illustrated by Dan Santat

Welcome Book – First book sent to registered children
Canada – “The Little Engine That Could” – 1/20/24
Ireland – “The Little Engine That Could “- 29/12/23
United Kingdom – “The Tale of Peter Rabbit” – 29/12/23
USA – “The Little Engine That Could” – 1/3/24

Graduation Book
Last Book Children Receive

Look Out Kindergarten Here I Come - Dolly Parton's Imagination Library

“Look Out Kindergarten, Here I Come!”
By Nancy Carlson

Graduation Book – Last book children receive when they graduate from the program
Canada – “Look Out Kindergarten, Here I Come!” – 1/20/24
Ireland – “The Selfish Giant” – 29/12/23
United Kingdom – “Just Imagine” – 29/12/23
USA – “Look Out Kindergarten, Here I Come!” – 1/4/24

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