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Titles by Reading Level
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Baby-PreK  0
Ages 4-8   12
Ages 9-12   27
Young Adult   0
(Unknown)   6
All Ages   0

2013 Rankings (out of 6,077)
Total titles: #421 (top 8%)
New authors: #381 (top 7%)
Sales ranking: #206 (top 4%)

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 1. Juvenile Fiction 44 
 2. Juvenile Nonfiction 43 
 3. Juvenile literature 28 
 4. Fiction 27 
 5. Children's Books/Ages 4-... 23 
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Lee & Low Books


LEE & LOW BOOKS is an independent children's book publisher focusing on diversity. It is the company's mission to meet the need for stories that ALL children can identify with and enjoy.. Co-founders, Philip Lee and Thomas Low, are both Chinese American making LEE & LOW BOOKS one of the few minority-owned publishing companies in the country.

Specifically interested in books with these subjects or themes: fiction and non-fiction for children aged 5-12 which feature children/people of colour. Of special interest are realistic, historical fiction and non-fiction with distinct voice/unique approach.

Main Address: 95 Madison Avenue Suite 1205
New York NY 10016 USA
Phone: (212)779-4400
Fax: (212)683-1894
Updated 7/15/2009

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Manuscript SubmissionsPolicy:
Manuscripts should be typed doubled-spaced and accompanied by a cover letter that includes a brief biography of the author, including pu... More
Contact Information:Ms. Jennifer Fox
Senior Editor
Phone:
212-779-4400
Updated 11/1/2005
Illustrator SubmissionsPolicy:
Artists should send a resume as well as color copies, tear sheets, and/or other illustration samples. If you have a Web site with additi... More
Contact Information:
Submissions Editor
Lee & Low Books
95 Madison Avenue Suite 1205
New York NY 10016
USA
Updated 7/22/2007
Fiction SubmissionsPolicy: same as manuscript above
Non-Fiction SubmissionsPolicy: same as manucript above
Photographer SubmissionsPolicy: same as illustrator above
Recent Blog Posts
8/21/2014Thoughts on Ferguson and Recommended Resources (1 Comments )
The following is a note from our Publisher, Jason Low, published in this month’s e-newsletter: It’s been a hard few weeks for those of us following the news out of Ferguson, Missouri. While the exact details of Michael Brown’s... Read the rest of this post
8/16/2014Character Education, Part 1: How To Choose Books For Core Value Study (1 Comments )
As we cluster in workshops, around webinars, and near the water cooler, we are already thinking about and preparing what skills and knowledge we want to teach. Yet, to truly have a successful year, let’s ponder an additional question: who do we... Read the rest of this post
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1. Giving Thanks: A Native American Good Morning Message (Reading Rainbow B...
    Author: Jake Swamp
    Illustrator: Erwin Printup Jr., Jr.
Ages 4-8 07/01/1997
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59 Reviews  
2. Gettin' Through Thursday (Paperback)
    Author: Melrose Cooper
    Illustrator: Nneka Bennett
Ages 4-8 09/30/2000
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3 Reviews  
3. Yummy: The Last Days of a Southside Shorty (Paperback)
    Author: G. Neri
    Illustrator: Randy Duburke
Young Adult 07/30/2010
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540 Reviews  
4. Abuela's Weave (Paperback)
    Author: Omar S. Castaneda
    Illustrator: Enrique O. Sanchez
Ages 4-8 03/01/1995
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20 Reviews  
5. Under the Mesquite (Kindle Edition)
    Author: Guadalupe Garcia McCall
(Unknown)  09/15/2011
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1 Reviews
6. Gracias / Thanks (English and Spanish Edition) (Hardcover)
    Author: Pat Mora
    Illustrator: John Parra
Ages 4-8 10/20/2009
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81 Reviews  
7. Grandfather Counts (Reading Rainbow Book) (Reading Rainbow Books) (Paper...
    Author: Andrea Cheng
    Illustrator: Ange Zhang
Ages 4-8 03/2003
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37 Reviews  
8. Baseball Saved Us (Paperback)
    Author: Ken Mochizuki
    Illustrator: Dom Lee
Ages 4-8 03/1995
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230 Reviews  
9. Amelia's Road (Paperback)
    Author: Linda Jacobs Altman
    Illustrator: Enrique O. Sanchez
Ages 4-8 09/01/1995
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25 Reviews  
10. Under the Lemon Moon (Paperback)
    Author: Edith Hope Fine
    Illustrator: Rene King Moreno
Ages 4-8 04/09/2002
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14 Reviews  
11. Giving Thanks: A Native American Good Morning Message (Reading Rainbow B...
    Author: Jake Swamp
    Illustrator: Erwin Printup Jr.
Ages 4-8 09/01/1995
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53 Reviews  
12. Sam and the Lucky Money (Paperback)
    Author: Karen Chinn
    Illustrator: Cornelius Van Wright, Ying-Hwa Hu
Ages 4-8 08/01/1997
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36 Reviews  
13. Elizabeti's School (Paperback)
    Illustrator: Christy Hale
Ages 4-8 09/01/1998
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6 Reviews  
14. Drumbeat in Our Feet (Hardcover)
    Author: Patricia A. Keeler, Julio Leitao
Ages 4-8 10/30/2006
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11 Reviews  
15. As Fast As Words Could Fly (Hardcover)
    Author: Pamela & Joel Tuck
    Illustrator: Eric Velasquez
Ages 9-12 04/20/2013
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43 Reviews  
16. Chess Rumble (Hardcover)
    Author: G. Neri
    Illustrator: Jesse Joshua Watson
Ages 4-8 11/08/2007
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36 Reviews  
17. Richard Wright and the Library Card (Paperback)
    Author: William Miller
    Illustrator: Gregory Christie
Ages 4-8 10/1999
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35 Reviews  
18. Home at Last (Paperback)
    Author: Susan Middleton Elya
    Illustrator: Felipe Davalos
(Unknown)  03/01/2006
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3 Reviews  
19. Yo Tenia Un Hipopotamo (Spanish Edition) (Paperback)
    Author: Hector Viveros Lee
    Illustrator: Hector Viveros Lee
(Unknown)  01/01/1997
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2 Reviews  
20. Yum! ¡Mmmm! ¡Que Rico!: Americas' Sproutings (Hardcover)
    Author: Pat Mora
    Illustrator: Rafael Lopez
Ages 4-8 10/31/2007
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35 Reviews  
21. Crazy Horse's Vision (Paperback)
    Author: Joseph Bruchac
    Illustrator: S. D. Nelson
Ages 4-8 08/30/2006
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20 Reviews  
22. Love to Mama: A Tribute to Mothers (Paperback)
    Author: Pat Mora
    Illustrator: Paula S. Barragan
Ages 4-8 03/01/2004
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15 Reviews  
23. Night Golf (Paperback)
    Author: William Miller
    Illustrator: Cedric Lucas
Ages 4-8 07/2002
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5 Reviews  
24. It Jes' Happened: When Bill Traylor Started to Draw (Hardcover)
    Author: Don Tate
    Illustrator: Gregory Christie
Ages 4-8 04/01/2012
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8 Reviews  
25. Under the Mesquite (Hardcover)
    Author: Guadalupe Garcia McCall
Young Adult 09/09/2011
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321 Reviews  
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