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Titles by Reading Level
from 2013-2015
Baby-PreK  0
Ages 4-8   11
Ages 9-12   2
Young Adult   0
(Unknown)   13
All Ages   0

2015 Rankings (out of 632)
Total titles: #130 (top 22%)
New authors: #99 (top 17%)
Sales ranking: #156 (top 26%)

Titles by Year
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Top Subjects by Titles
 1. 1904-1988
 2. 1929
 3. African Americans
 4. Architecture
 5. Biography
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Publisher Information

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
9/28/2016Building Classroom Community in First Grade (0 Comments )
Check out LEE & LOW BOOKS’ Building Classroom Community Unit for First Grade! The FREE and downloadable unit consists of eight read aloud lesson plans to inspire your best classroom community yet. The start of first grade is ripe with... Read the rest of this post
9/27/2016Diversify Your Nonfiction With These 5 STEM Innovators of Color (0 Comments )
How diverse is your nonfiction collection? Often when we look at biographies featuring people of color, they repeat the same themes: slavery & civil rights, music, sports. But people of color have contributed positively in every field, including... 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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85 Reviews  
2. Dreaming Up: A Celebration of Building (Hardcover)
    Author: Christy Hale
    Illustrator: Christy Hale
Ages 4-8 10/01/2012
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124 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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668 Reviews  
4. Gettin' Through Thursday (Paperback)
    Author: Melrose Cooper
    Illustrator: Nneka Bennett
Ages 4-8 09/30/2000
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5 Reviews  
5. Abuela's Weave (Paperback)
    Author: Omar S. Castaneda
    Illustrator: Enrique O. Sanchez
Ages 4-8 03/01/1995
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53 Reviews  
6. Under the Mesquite (Kindle Edition)
    Author: Guadalupe Garcia McCall
(Unknown)  09/15/2011
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1 Reviews
7. Gracias / Thanks (English and Spanish Edition) (Hardcover)
    Author: Pat Mora
    Illustrator: John Parra
Ages 4-8 10/20/2009
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90 Reviews  
8. Grandfather Counts (Reading Rainbow Book) (Reading Rainbow Books) (Paper...
    Author: Andrea Cheng
    Illustrator: Ange Zhang
Ages 4-8 03/2003
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43 Reviews  
9. Bird (Hardcover)
    Author: Zetta Elliott
    Illustrator: Shadra Strickland
Ages 9-12 10/01/2008
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67 Reviews  
10. Say Hola to Spanish (Paperback)
    Author: Susan Middleton Elya
    Illustrator: Loretta Lopez
Ages 4-8 04/01/1998
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28 Reviews  
11. Baseball Saved Us (Paperback)
    Author: Ken Mochizuki
    Illustrator: Dom Lee
Ages 4-8 03/1995
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327 Reviews  
12. My Steps (Paperback)
    Author: Sally Derby
    Illustrator: Adjoa J. Burrowes
Baby−PreK 03/01/1999
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2 Reviews  
13. Poems in the Attic (Hardcover)
    Author: Nikki Grimes
    Illustrator: Elizabeth Zunon
(Unknown)  05/15/2015
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14. Amelia's Road (Paperback)
    Author: Linda Jacobs Altman
    Illustrator: Enrique O. Sanchez
Ages 4-8 09/01/1995
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34 Reviews  
15. Say Hola to Spanish, otra vez (Say Hola To Spanish (Paperback)) (Paperback)
    Author: Susan Middleton Elya
    Illustrator: Loretta Lopez
Ages 4-8 04/01/2013
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9 Reviews  
16. Under the Lemon Moon (Paperback)
    Author: Edith Hope Fine
    Illustrator: Rene King Moreno
Ages 4-8 04/09/2002
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15 Reviews  
17. 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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59 Reviews  
18. Amazing Faces (Paperback)
    Illustrator: Chris K. Soentpiet
(Unknown)  03/15/2015
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5 Reviews  
19. 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  
20. Drumbeat in Our Feet (Hardcover)
    Author: Patricia A. Keeler, Julio Leitao
Ages 4-8 10/30/2006
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11 Reviews  
21. Cora Cooks Pancit (Paperback)
    Author: Dorina K. Lazo Gilmore
    Illustrator: Kristi Valiant
(Unknown)  06/01/2014
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2 Reviews
22. Prairie Dog Song: The Key to Saving North America's Grasslands (Hardcover)
    Author: Susan L. Roth
    Illustrator: Susan L. Roth
(Unknown)  05/15/2016
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23. Richard Wright and the Library Card (Paperback)
    Author: William Miller
    Illustrator: Gregory Christie
Ages 4-8 10/1999
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58 Reviews  
24. 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  
25. Tiny Stitches: The Life of Medical Pioneer Vivien Thomas (Hardcover)
    Author: Gwendolyn Hooks
    Illustrator: Colin Bootman
(Unknown)  05/15/2016
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3 Reviews  
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