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Titles by Reading Level
from 2012-2014
Baby-PreK  0
Ages 4-8   11
Ages 9-12   2
Young Adult   0
(Unknown)   13
All Ages   0

2014 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
8/27/2015The Opposite of Colorblind: Why it’s essential to talk to children about race (0 Comments )
In this post, Tu Books Publisher Stacy Whitman discusses why avoiding discussions of race with young people can do more harm than good. Many African American parents already know what “the talk” is. It’s not the talk that many white parents... Read the rest of this post
8/26/2015How I Created the Ink and Ashes Personality Quiz (0 Comments )
Kandace Coston is LEE & LOW’s summer intern. She is one of five recipients of the We Need Diverse Books Internship Program inaugural grant. She graduated from Barnard College where she majored in music and took every creative literature class... 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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67 Reviews  
2. 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  
3. Gettin' Through Thursday (Paperback)
    Author: Melrose Cooper
    Illustrator: Nneka Bennett
Ages 4-8 09/30/2000
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3 Reviews  
4. Abuela's Weave (Paperback)
    Author: Omar S. Castaneda
    Illustrator: Enrique O. Sanchez
Ages 4-8 03/01/1995
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37 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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85 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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44 Reviews  
8. Bringing Asha Home (Paperback)
    Author: Uma Krishnaswami
(Unknown)  04/01/2015
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1 Reviews
9. Baseball Saved Us (Paperback)
    Author: Ken Mochizuki
    Illustrator: Dom Lee
Ages 4-8 03/1995
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327 Reviews  
10. Poems in the Attic (Hardcover)
    Author: Nikki Grimes
    Illustrator: Elizabeth Zunon
(Unknown)  05/15/2015
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11. Amelia's Road (Paperback)
    Author: Linda Jacobs Altman
    Illustrator: Enrique O. Sanchez
Ages 4-8 09/01/1995
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34 Reviews  
12. 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  
13. Bird (Hardcover)
    Author: Zetta Elliott
    Illustrator: Shadra Strickland
Ages 9-12 10/01/2008
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67 Reviews  
14. Dreaming Up: A Celebration of Building (Hardcover)
    Author: Christy Hale
    Illustrator: Christy Hale
Ages 4-8 04/01/1996
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89 Reviews  
15. Elizabeti's School (Paperback)
    Illustrator: Christy Hale
Ages 4-8 09/01/1998
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6 Reviews  
16. 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  
17. Amazing Faces (Paperback)
    Illustrator: Chris K. Soentpiet
(Unknown)  03/15/2015
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5 Reviews  
18. 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  
19. Drumbeat in Our Feet (Hardcover)
    Author: Patricia A. Keeler, Julio Leitao
Ages 4-8 10/30/2006
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11 Reviews  
20. Richard Wright and the Library Card (Paperback)
    Author: William Miller
    Illustrator: Gregory Christie
Ages 4-8 10/1999
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35 Reviews  
21. 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  
22. Sixteen Years in Sixteen Seconds: The Sammy Lee Story (Paperback)
    Author: Paula Yoo
    Illustrator: Dom Lee
Ages 4-8 04/01/2005
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40 Reviews  
23. 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  
24. Crazy Horse's Vision (Paperback)
    Author: Joseph Bruchac
    Illustrator: S. D. Nelson
Ages 4-8 08/30/2006
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42 Reviews  
25. Home At Last (Paperback)
    Author: Susan Middleton Elya
    Illustrator: Felipe Davalos
(Unknown)  05/01/2002
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3 Reviews  
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