The Joester Loria Group is delighted to share that Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library has welcomed an Eric Carle classic story into its program. 1,2,3 To The Zoo was selected to be part of the literacy program which donates books to children in need and fosters their love for literature.
Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library launched in 1996 to benefit the children of East Tennessee, by providing them with books, regardless of their family’s income. Over the years, the organization has grown significantly and has mailed nearly 40,000,000 books to children in the United States, Canada and United Kingdom. For more information about Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library visit: http://www.imaginationlibrary.com/
Eric Carle’s books have been a mainstay in childhood literacy for over 40 years. In addition to the books, the World of Eric Carle consumer products, including its toys and games, provide parents with learning tools designed to promote early childhood development. For more World of Eric Carle fun and activity for parents and children, please visit: https://www.facebook.com/theworldofEricCarle
Eric Carle also mentioned this exciting news on his personal blog.