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Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Imagination Library Books - May 2017

In May, we sent 1,087,849 books, which brings the total number of free books mailed to 90,729,315! 
You can inspire a love of reading, one page at a time, by reading these books to your children again and again! 


Welcome Book - First book sent to registered children 


"The Little Engine That Could" Written by Watty Piper & Illustrated by George & Doris Hauman
Welcome Book - First book sent to registered children 
Australia - “Dream Little One, Dream” - 5/3/17
Canada - "The Little Engine That Could" - 4/27/17
United Kingdom - "The Tale of Peter Rabbit" - 1/5/17
USA - "The Little Engine That Could" - 5/1/17

Group 1 - Registered Children Born in 2017


“Winnie-the-Pooh’s Opposites” Inspired by A.A. Milne With Decorations By Ernest H. Shepard
Group 1 - Registered Children Born in 2017
Australia - “Fancy That” - 5/3/17
Canada -“Winnie-the-Pooh’s Opposites” or “Baby Sounds” - 4/27/17
United Kingdom - “Baby Touch: Hello Teddy!" - 1/5/17 
USA - “Winnie-the-Pooh’s Opposites” - 5/9/17




Group 2 - Registered Children Born in 2016


“I Love You, Spot” By Eric Hill 
Group 2 - Registered Children Born in 2016
Australia - “Mr. McGee” - 5/3/17
Canada - “I Love You, Spot” - 4/27/17
United Kingdom - “Body" - 1/5/17 
USA - “I Love You, Spot” - 5/8/17


Group 3 - Registered Children Born in 2015


“King Jack and the Dragon” By Peter Bently & Helen Oxenbury 
Group 3 - Registered Children Born in 2015
Australia - “Duck Sock Hop” - 4/3/17
Canada - “Peanut Butter & Cupcake!" - 4/27/17
United Kingdom - “Shark in the Park” - 1/5/17 
USA -“King Jack and the Dragon” - 5/5/17



Group 4 - Registered Children Born in 2014


“Read To Tiger” By S.J. Fore and Illustrated by R. W. Alley
Group 4 - Registered Children Born in 2014
Australia - “Uno’s Garden Counting Book” - 5/3/17
Canada - “Read To Tiger” - 4/27/17
United Kingdom - “Alfie Gets in First” - 1/5/17
USA - “Read To Tiger” - 5/4/17


Group 5 - Registered Children Born in 2013


"Ten Thank-You Letters" By Daniel Kirk
Group 5 - Registered Children Born in 2013
Australia - “A Forest” - 5/3/17
Canada - "Wanda and the Frogs" or "Ten Thank-You Letters" - 4/27/17
United Kingdom - “Captain Jack and the Pirates” - 1/5/17
USA - "Ten Thank-You Letters" - 5/3/17


Group 6 - Registered Children Born in 2012

"The Gruffalo" By Julia Donaldson And Pictures By Axel Scheffler
Group 6 - Registered Children Born in 2012
Australia - “Miss Mae’s Saturday” - 5/3/17
Canada - "Mo’s Mustache” - 4/27/17
United Kingdom - “Ladybird I'm Ready...to Explore My World!” - 1/5/17
USA - "The Gruffalo" - 5/2/17

Graduation Book - Last book children receive when they graduate from the program

“Look Out Kindergarten, Here I Come!” by Nancy Carlson
Graduation Book - Last book children receive when they graduate from the program
Australia - “Animalia” - 5/3/17
Canada - “Look Out Kindergarten, Here I Come!” - 4/27/17
United Kingdom - "Just Imagine" - 1/5/17
USA - “Look Out Kindergarten, Here I Come!” - 5/1/17




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Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Imagination Library Books - April 2017

In April, we sent 1,088,505 books, which brings the total number of books mailed to 89,641,466!

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You can inspire a love of reading, one page at a time, by reading these books to your children again and again!  

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"The Little Engine That Could" Written by Watty Piper & Illustrated by George & Doris Hauman

Welcome Book - First book sent to registered children
Australia - “Dream Little One, Dream” - 4/3/17
Canada - "The Little Engine That Could" - 4/3/17
United Kingdom - "The Tale of Peter Rabbit" - 4/3/17
USA - "The Little Engine That Could" - 4/3/17
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“My First Songs” By Tomie dePaola  



Group 1 - Registered Children Born in 2017
Australia - “Sophie La Girafe: Peekaboo ABC” - 4/3/17
Canada - “My First Songs” - 4/3/17
United Kingdom - “Baby Touch: Hello!" - 3/4/17  
USA - “My First Songs” - 4/12/17
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Group 2 - Registered Children Born in 2016


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“Sassy Let’s Count!”

Group 2 - Registered Children Born in 2016
Australia - “George’s First Day at Playgroup” - 4/3/17
Canada - “Sassy Let’s Count!” - 4/3/17
United Kingdom - “Spot Says Goodnight" - 3/4/17  
USA - “Sassy Let’s Count!” - 4/11/17
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“The Bug Book” By Sue Fliess


Group 3 - Registered Children Born in 2015
Australia - “Chatterbox” - 4/3/17
Canada - “The Bug Book" - 4/3/17
United Kingdom - “What Am I, Truck?" or “Alphabet Ice Cream” - 3/4/17  
USA - "The Bug Book" - 4/10/17
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Group 4 - Registered Children Born in 2014
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“Max and the Tag-Along Moon" By Floyd Cooper


Group 4 - Registered Children Born in 2014
Australia - “Summery Saturday Morning” - 4/3/17
Canada -  “Max and the Tag-Along Moon" - 4/3/17
United Kingdom - “Peppa Plays Football” - 3/4/17
USA - “Max and the Tag-Along Moon" - 4/7/17
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Group 5 - Registered Children Born in 2013

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"Peace is an Offering" Words by Annette LeBox & Pictures By Stephanie Graegin

Group 5 - Registered Children Born in 2013
Australia - “Sunday Chutney” - 4/3/17
Canada -  "Not Your Typical Dragon" - 4/3/17
United Kingdom - “Funnybones” - 3/4/17
USA - "Peace is an Offering" - 4/4/17
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Group 6 - Registered Children Born in 2012

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"The Tale of Peter Rabbit" By Beatrix Potter

Group 6 - Registered Children Born in 2012
Australia - “Bridget Fidget” - 4/3/17
Canada -  "The Tale of Peter Rabbit” or “Sylvia Jean Scout Supreme” - 4/3/17
United Kingdom - “The Creepy Crawly Caterpillar” - 3/4/17
USA - "The Tale of Peter Rabbit" - 4/3/17
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Graduation Book - Last book children receive when they graduate from the program

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

Graduation Book - Last book children receive when they graduate from the program
Australia - “Animalia” - 4/3/17
Canada - “Look Out Kindergarten, Here I Come!” - 4/3/17
United Kingdom - "Just Imagine" - 3/4/17
USA - “Look Out Kindergarten, Here I Come!” - 3/1/17





Monday, March 27, 2017

Imagination Library Books - March 2017

In March, we sent 1,069,568 books, which brings the total number of books mailed to 88,552,961!

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You can inspire a love of reading, one page at a time, by reading these books to your children again and again!  

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"The Little Engine That Could" Written by Watty Piper & Illustrated by George & Doris Hauman

Welcome Book - First book sent to registered children
Canada - "The Little Engine That Could" - 3/1/17
United Kingdom - "The Tale of Peter Rabbit" - 1/3/17
USA - "The Little Engine That Could" - 3/1/17





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Group 1 - Registered Children Born in 2017

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“Sassy: Bedtime for Baby”

Group 1 - Registered Children Born in 2017
Canada - “Sassy: Bedtime for Baby” - 3/1/17
United Kingdom - “Things That Go" - 1/3/17  
USA - “Sassy: Bedtime for Baby” - 2/3/17


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Group 2 - Registered Children Born in 2016

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“I Love My Daddy Because...” By Laurel Porter-Gaylord & Pictures By Ashley Wolff

Group 2 - Registered Children Born in 2016
Canada - “Dog Wants to Play” - 3/1/17
United Kingdom - “In the Night Garden: A Lovely Present" - 1/3/17  
USA - “I Love My Daddy Because...” or “Dog Wants to Play” - 3/10/17


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Group 3 - Registered Children Born in 2015


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“The Hueys in What's The Opposite?” By Oliver Jeffers

Group 3 - Registered Children Born in 2015
Canada - “Llama Llama Gram and Grandpa” or "Just One More" - 3/1/17
United Kingdom - “My World, Your World" - 1/3/17  
USA - "The Hueys in What's The Opposite?" - 3/9/17

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Group 4 - Registered Children Born in 2014
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“Pretend" By Jennifer Plecas

Group 4 - Registered Children Born in 2014
Canada -  “Pretend" - 3/1/17
United Kingdom - “Three Billy Goats” or “How Many Sleeps ‘Til My Birthday?” - 1/3/17
USA - “Pretend" - 3/3/17


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Group 5 - Registered Children Born in 2013

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"The First Strawberries" Retold By Joseph Bruchac & Pictures By Anna Vojtech
Group 5 - Registered Children Born in 2013
Canada -  "The First Strawberries" - 3/1/17
United Kingdom - “Bedtime for Monsters” or “Mr. Big” or “Tinga: Why Lions Roar” - 1/3/17
USA - "The First Strawberries" - 3/6/17


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Group 6 - Registered Children Born in 2012

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"Violet the Pilot" By Steve Breen
Group 6 - Registered Children Born in 2012
Canada -  "Violet the Pilot” - 3/1/17
United Kingdom - “The Dudgeon is Coming” - 1/3/17
USA - "Violet the Pilot" - 3/2/17


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“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!” - 3/1/17
United Kingdom - "Just Imagine" - 1/3/17
USA - “Look Out Kindergarten, Here I Come!” - 3/1/17





Monday, February 27, 2017

Imagination Library Books - February 2017

In February, Dolly Parton's Imagination Library sent 1,042,895 books, which brings the total number of books mailed to 87,483,393!


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Help us inspire a love of reading, one page at a time, by reading these books to your children again and again!  

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"The Little Engine That Could" Written by Watty Piper & Illustrated by George & Doris Hauman

Welcome Book - First book sent to registered children
Canada - "The Little Engine That Could" - 2/1/17
United Kingdom - "The Tale of Peter Rabbit" - 1/2/17
USA - "The Little Engine That Could" - 1/12/17








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“Whose Baby Am I?” By John Butler




Group 1 - Registered Children Born in 2017
Canada - “Whose Baby Am I?” - 2/1/17
USA - “Whose Baby Am I?” - 2/3/17




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“Night-Night, Forest Friends” By Annie Bach




Group 2 - Registered Children Born in 2016
Canada - “Night-Night, Forest Friends” - 2/1/17
United Kingdom - “If You See a Kitten" - 1/2/17  
USA - “Night-Night, Forest Friends” - 1/20/17









Group 3 - Registered Children Born in 2015

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“Jake at Gymnastics” By Rachel Isadora




Group 3 - Registered Children Born in 2015
Canada - "ABCers" - 2/1/17
United Kingdom - “Dear Zoo" - 1/2/17  
USA - "Jake at Gymnastics" - 2/9/17



Group 4 - Registered Children Born in 2014

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“Truck Stop" By Anne Rockwell & Illustrated By Melissa Iwai




Group 4 - Registered Children Born in 2014
Canada -  “Truck Stop" - 2/117
United Kingdom - “Meg’s Veg” - 1/2/17
USA - “Truck Stop" - 2/7/17





Group 5 - Registered Children Born in 2013

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"Plenty of Love to go Around" By Emma Chichester Clark

Group 5 - Registered Children Born in 2013
Canada -  "Plenty of Love to go Around" - 2/1/17
United Kingdom - “Slug Needs a Hug” - 1/2/17
USA - "Plenty of Love to go Around" - 2/2/17







Group 6 - Registered Children Born in 2012

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"As an Oak Tree Grows" By G. Brian Karas

Group 6 - Registered Children Born in 2012
Canada -  "The Boy in Number Four" or “Ella May and the Wishing Stone” - 2/1/17
United Kingdom - “Something Else” - 1/2/17
USA - "As an Oak Tree Grows" - 1/17/17




Graduation Book

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“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!” - 2/1/17
United Kingdom - "Just Imagine" - 1/2/2017
USA - “Look Out Kindergarten, Here I Come!” - 1/13/17





Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Imagination Library Books - January 2017


It’s a new year and a new month and we are very excited to send this selection of books to over one million children around the world.


January Book List


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"The Little Engine That Could" Written by Watty Piper & Illustrated by George & Doris Hauman

Welcome Book - First book sent to registered children
Canada - "The Little Engine That Could" - 1/3/17
United Kingdom - "The Tale of Peter Rabbit" - 10/1/17
USA - "The Little Engine That Could" - 12/30/16



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“Corduroy’s Shapes”




Group 2 - Registered Children Born in 2016
Canada - “Corduroy’s Shapes” - 1/3/17
United Kingdom - "Peppa goes to the Library” - 10/1/17
USA - “Corduroy’s Shapes” - 1/11/17



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“Following Papa’s Song” By Gianna Marino




Group 3 - Registered Children Born in 2015
Canada - "Following Papa’s Song" - 1/3/17
United Kingdom - “Hairy Maclary's Bone" - 10/1/17  
USA - "Following Papa’s Song" - 1/9/17



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“Old Bear and His Cub" By Olivier Dunrea




Group 4 - Registered Children Born in 2014
Canada -  “Old Bear and His Cub" - 1/3/17
United Kingdom - “Peas” - 10/1/17
USA - “Old Bear and His Cub" - 1/5/17




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"Stand Tall, Molly Lou Melon" Written By Patty Lovell & Illustrated By David Catrow

Group 5 - Registered Children Born in 2013
Canada -  "Stand Tall, Molly Lou Melon" - 1/3/17
United Kingdom - “Stuck in the Mud” - 10/1/17
USA - "Stand Tall, Molly Lou Melon" - 1/6/17



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"Last Stop On Market Street" Words By Matt de la Peña & Pictures By Christian Robinson

Group 6 - Registered Children Born in 2012
Canada -  "Last Stop On Market Street" - 1/3/17
United Kingdom - “Worried Arthur: The Noisy Night” - 10/1/17
USA - "Last Stop On Market Street" - 1/3/17



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“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!” - 1/3/17
United Kingdom - "Just Imagine" - 10/1/17
USA - “Look Out Kindergarten, Here I Come!” - 12/30/16