Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library

2017 Blue Ribbon Selections

United States of America

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 6 (Children born in 2012)

If I Built a Car or One Cool Friend 

*Violet the Pilot 

Fly Butterfly

As an Oak Tree Grows 

Tale of Peter Rabbit 

+Owl Moon

Last Stop on Market Street 

Betty Bunny Didn’t Do It 

Tarra & Bella

The Gruffalo 

+Hooray, a Piñata Test


Group 5 (Children born in 2013)

Stand Tall, Molly Lou Melon 

The Perfect Present 

+Oh No, Gotta Go

*Plenty of Love to Go Around 

Miss Maple’s Seeds 

*Otis & the Kitten or Otis & the Puppy

+Peace is an Offering or Not Your Typical Dragon 

Ten Thank You Letters 

*Excellent Ed or Runaway Tomato

The First Strawberries 

*Coat of Many Colors 

*Lion Lessons or Caterina and the Lemonade Stand Test Test


Group 4 (Children born in 2014)

Meet Me at the Moon 

Read to Tiger 

Old Bear and His Cub

Truck Stop 

Llama Llama & the Bully Goat 

+Snowy Day

Pretend 

+Abuela 

*Home for a Bunny

Max & the Tagalong Moon 

Ginger Bread Man Loose on the Fire Truck 

Chimpanzee for Tea or Peanut Butter & Cupcake


Group 3 (Children born in 2015)

Little Owl’s Night Maple 

*The Bug Book

*+I Hear a Pickle or +Just One More 

+Jake at Gymnastics 

King Jack and the Dragon

Following Papa’s Song 

Tomie de Paola’s Mother Goose 

My No, No, No Day

*Huey’s: What’s the Opposite 

I Am a Rainbow 

*Baking Day at Grandma’s or Llama Llama Gram and Grandpa


Group 2 (Children born in 2016)

Night-Night Forrest Friends 

Sassy: Let’s Count 

*Little Bitty Friends

*Corduroy: Shapes or Little Cub 

+I Love My Daddy, Because… or Dog Wants to Play 

ABC Look at Me

Little Sleepy Head 

Good Night Gorilla 

+Sassy: Baby’s First Words

*I Love You, Spot 

Llama Llama Red Pajama 

Little Poems for Tiny Ears


Group 1 (Children born in 2017)

Whose Baby Am I?

+Baby Sounds

*Wheels on the Bus or Winnie-the-Pooh’s Opposites

Llama Llama Nighty Night or Look Look!

+I Love My Mommy Because or Where’s My Nose?

Peek A Book Morning

*Little Gardener

My First Songs

*Where’s Ellie

Sassy: Bedtime for Baby

Baby Signs

*Baby! Talk!


* Signifies a new book to the program | + Signifies a bilingual English/Spanish title or Hispanic Content