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Singer, actress, literacy promoter

Dolly Parton: Singer, actress, literacy promoter

This is just how important Dolly Parton thinks reading is. Every month the Imagination Library, the nonprofit, literacy organization she founded, sends books to about 700,000 children in the United States and United Kingdom. Parton has just published a book, “Dream More,” based on a commencement speech she gave at the University of Tennessee.

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