One book per month mailed to the home
Dolly Parton's Imagination Library mails free, high-quality books to children from birth until age five, no matter their family's income.
This map only shows programs funded by South Carolina First Steps. For more information about services available in your area, contact your local First Steps partnership.
Books are delivered to registered children each month from birth to age five, no matter their family's income.
Families with babies and toddlers
Families with preschool-aged children
Children enrolled in the program receive one book per month by mail. Each title is selected by a panel of early childhood literacy experts, who choose books that meet the age-specific developmental needs of young children.
A focus on language and literacy development
Imagination Library has been shown to improve child language and literacy skills, enhance home literacy environments; and increase the frequency of parents reading to children.