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Dolly Parton Will Now Read Us Bedtime Stories Online ... and It's Just What We Need


It's quite understandable that some of us are experiencing some anxiety that could even be giving you trouble falling asleep these days ... 


Well, maybe this can help ease your mind at night ... Dolly Parton - the woman who "Will Always Love You" has announced a live bedtime story series ... cause you know - anyone can do a living room concert ;) 




The 9-5 star will kick off "Goodnight with Dolly"  Thursday (April, 2, 2020) at 7pm reading  "The Little Engine That Could".  The video series will continue each Thursday for 10 weeks with Dolly reading select titles from her Imagination Library collection of books.  Each book will be carefully chosen for their appropriate content at this moment in time.


So get all your chores done, brush your teeth, and put your jammies on and tune in to Goodnight with Dolly on YouTubeFacebookTwitter and Instagram


Dolly's Message about the service: 


“I hope this gift will further inspire a love of books and shared story time during this important time. … From everyone on our team, thank you so much for inspiring a love of reading in your family.  As I always say — We cannot direct the wind, but we can adjust the sails — and we’re going to do just that, together.”



The Dolly Parton Imagination Library is a book gifting program that mails free, high-quality books to children from birth until they begin school, no matter their family’s income.  To date - they have sent 99 million free books to children throughout 4 countries.