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Tennessee's Imagination Library

In partnership with the Governor's Books from Birth Foundation, Dolly Parton's Imagination Library program ensures that new, age-appropriate books are mailed to preschool children, at no cost to the families and regardless of income in all 95 Tennessee Counties. Children ages 0-5 are eligible to receive one book per month, totaling 60 books over the course of five years.

Eligibility Requirements

All children in the State of Tennessee, ages 0-5 years are eligible, regardless of income, to receive new, age-appropriate books at NO COST. If multiple children under the age of five reside in one household, each child is eligible to receive their own books.

How to get started

  1. Use one of these methods to contact this service:
    • Phone
    • Email
    • Apply Online
    • Mail (send in completed brochure)
  2. Find the location closest to you below, and use their contact information.

Ages Served

Under 12 Months

Ages 1-5


Nashville

312 Rosa L. Parks Ave.
Nashville, TN 37243