Alexa Seleno

Free Books Mailed to Your Children from Birth to 5 Years Old


It sounds almost too simple to be true, but by reading regularly with your children during their preschool years, you are giving them the biggest boost toward a successful education they will ever get. To help achieve this goal, the Mt. Sterling Public Library, the Ohio Governor’s Imagination Library, Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library, and the United Way of Fayette and Madison Counties are partnering to mail free books each month from birth to age 5 to a child’s home. Then you can set aside time to read these books to your child and start them on their way to a love of reading.

Your child can look forward to a new and exciting reading adventure from Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library until they turn five years old. The postage is paid by the Ohio Imagination Library and the United Way of Fayette and Madison Counties. To enroll your child online, go to You may also stop into the Mt. Sterling Public Library, and the staff will be glad to help you. Enroll soon. A book is only a stamp away.