Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library

2018 Blue Ribbon Selections

The first book a child receives is The Little Engine That Could™ (customized version)

The month a child turns 5 they will receive Look Out Kindergarten, Here I Come! (customized version)

Some groups contain over 12 titles due to supplemental titles

Group 1 (Children born in 2018)

Winnie-the-Pooh Opposites

Sassy: Bedtime for Baby

Wheels on the Bus

Little Gardener

My First Songs

+ I Love My Mommy Because

Where’s Ellie

I Love You, Spot

Baby! Talk!

Look Look!

+ Baby Sounds

Group 2 (Children born in 2017)

Corduroy’s Shapes

* Oliver’s Tree

Little Sleepy Head

Night-Night Forrest Friends

+ I Love My Daddy Because

ABC Look at Me

* Littles & How They Grow

Little Poems for Tiny Ears

+ Sassy: Baby’s First Words

Sassy: Let’s Count

Good Night Gorilla

Llama, Llama Red Pajama

Group 3 (Children born in 2016)

Following Papa’s Song

* One Leaf, Two Leaves

Count with Me

I Am A Rainbow

The Bug Book

+ I Hear a Pickle


Hueys: What’s the Opposite?

* If I Were a Kangaroo

Little Owl’s Night

+ Jake at Gymnastics

* Little Excavator

Baking Day at Grandma’s

Group 4 (Children born in 2015)

Gingerbread Man Loose on the Firetruck

* I Just Want to Say Goodnight

* Pass It On

Max & the Tagalong Moon

Truck Stop

* Philomena’s New Glasses


* Goodnight Numbers

Chimpanzee for Tea

Read to Tiger

* The Giant Jumparee

+ The Snowy Day

Group 5 (Children born in 2014)

Excellent Ed

+ Peace is an Offering

Otis & the Kittens

Lion Lessons

* The Ring Bearer

* Lily’s Cat Mask

* Pup & Bear

The First Strawberries

Miss Maple’s Seeds

Ten Thank-You Letters

* Bunny’s Book Club

+ Coat of Many Colors

Group 6 (Children born in 2013)

Last Stop on Market Street

Tale of Peter Rabbit

Owl Moon

As an Oak Tree Grows

+ Hooray, a Piñata

Tarra & Bella

The Gruffalo

* + Blue Sky White Stars

Brother Eagle Sister Sky

Violet the Pilot

Fly Butterfly

* Signifies a new book to the program

+Signifies a bilingual English/Spanish title or Hispanic Content