Request a set of books

Free books sets are only available to individual families.   

Packs of books are available to promote family literacy by your nonprofit organization. Organizations and other groups should apply for a grant for books.   


Apply for a mini grant to fund your literacy program

Read Aloud information

Because 15 minutes of reading aloud each day can change the face of education in this country.

Virtual RFTS

Reading and book by Local St. Louis Author, Mon Trice

Reading by Professional Storyteller, Carole E. Shelton 

Reading by Native American Storyteller, Suzanne Jones, and Melody Delmar

Reading by Professional Storyteller Sherry Norfolk

Reading by Professional Storyteller Brother John

Other Reading Resources

Dolly Parton Imagination Library

Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library is a book gifting program that mails free, high-quality books to children from birth to age five, no matter their family’s income.

Little Free Library

Little Free Library book-sharing boxes play an essential role by providing 24/7 access to books (and encouraging a love of reading!) in areas where books are scarce.