Free Books for Ohio Children Birth Through Age 5

Dolly Parton's Imagination Library of Ohio

In partnership with Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library, the Ohio Governor’s Imagination Library program offers all Ohio children birth through age 5 one free book each month. Families can can enroll their children at


The Ohio Governor’s Imagination Library was founded in 2019 with financial support from the Ohio General Assembly and affiliates across the state. The program was initially only available in several counties, but became a statewide program by November 2020. All kids between birth and age 5, regardless of where they live in Ohio, are eligible to be enrolled in the Ohio Governor’s Imagination Library.