Working 9 to 5! Don’t Miss Dolly Parton on CBeebies Bedtime Stories

Dolly Parton on CBeebies

The country music superstar is joining the star-studded line up reading on CBeebies Bedtime Stories. Following on from the likes of Tom Hardy, don’t miss Dolly Parton on CBeebies this Wednesday October 25th.

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Many famous faces have snuggled up to read the CBeebies bedtime story, including Sir Patrick Stewart, David Hasselhoff, Sophie Ellis-Bextor, Damien Lewis, David Tennant, Simon Pegg, Lulu, and Isla Fisher. And now it’s Dolly’s turn!


The 71-year-old superstar will read Dog Loves Books, written and illustrated by Louise Yates.

Have a sneak peak at the trailer here:

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As well as her superstar status for such hits as Jolene and 9 To 5, Dolly is also a die-hard advocate of childhood literacy. Dolly set up her own charity, Imagination Library, more than 22 years ago which provides free books for children around the world.

Imagination Library started to foster a love of reading by sending age-appropriate books to young children locally in Dolly’s home of East Tennessee, and has grown dramatically. Within five years, Imagination Library was working nationwide, before then launching globally. To date, more than 80,000,000 books have made their way into the hands of eager young readers and more than 1,000,000 books are sent out each month.

CBeebies Bedtime Stories airs at 6.50pm each evening as part of the bedtime hour, with a different storyteller every time. Dolly’s bedtime story airs on Wednesday October 25th at 6.50pm.

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Will you be watching Dolly Parton on CBeebies? Which celebrity would you love to see reading a bedtime story? Leave a comment below and let us know – we’d love to hear from you!

Dolly Parton on CBeebies



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