Lee & Low Books

LEE & LOW BOOKS is an independent children’s book publisher specializing in diversity. Our motto, “about everyone, for everyone,” is as urgent today as it was when we started in 1991. It is our goal to meet the need for stories that all children can identify with and enjoy. The right book can foster empathy, dispel stereotypes, prompt discussion about race and ethnicity, and inspire children to imagine not only a world that includes them, but also a world where they are the heroes of their own stories. LEE & LOW BOOKS is committed to meeting the needs of educators by providing award-winning, diverse books for today’s classrooms, along with resources educators need to make meaningful use of each book. Educators may sign up for our monthly e-newsletter at leeandlow.com to learn more or discover the latest teaching materials on LEE & LOW’s The Open Book blog at blog.leeandlow.com

LEE & LOW BOOKS is an independent children’s book publisher specializing in diversity. Our motto, “about everyone, for everyone,” is as urgent today as it was when we started in 1991. It is our goal to meet the need for stories that all children can identify with and enjoy. The right book can foster empathy, dispel stereotypes, prompt discussion about race and ethnicity, and inspire children to imagine not only a world that includes them, but also a world where they are the heroes of their own stories. LEE & LOW BOOKS is committed to meeting the needs of educators by providing award-winning, diverse books for today’s classrooms, along with resources educators need to make meaningful use of each book. Educators may sign up for our monthly e-newsletter at leeandlow.com to learn more or discover the latest teaching materials on LEE & LOW’s The Open Book blog at https://blog.leeandlow.com/

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  • English Language Arts
  • 3-5, MS, HS
When Odilia and her four sisters find a dead body in the swimming hole, they embark on a hero’s journey to return the dead man to his family in...
  • English Language Arts
  • 3-5, MS
In the first English retelling of this ancient Cambodian tale, our heroine goes further, survives more, and has to conquer her own mortality to...
  • English Language Arts
  • 3-5, MS, HS
I AND I BOB MARLEY from Lee & Low Books was written by Tony Medina and illustrated by Jesse Joshua Watson. Brimming with imagination and insight...
Etched in Clay: The Life of Dave, Enslaved Potter and Poet written & illustrated by Andrea Cheng from Lee & Low Books. Around 1815 an...
  • English Language Arts
  • 3-5, MS, HS
As infographics contain multiple layers of information, they are a challenging medium for students to practice inferences and interpretation. Lee...
In this series of 6 award-winning books, Caldecott Honor winners Ted & Betsy Lewin combine their distinctive artistic styles with captivating...
i see the rhythm is a uniquely visual and poetic introduction to the history of African American music beginning with the roots of black music in...
  • English Language Arts
  • MS, HS
Best friends Kayla & Mishalla are Genetically Engineered Non-humans and in their strict caste system, GENs are at the bottom of society. GENs are...
  • English Language Arts
  • MS, HS
On the evening of September 24, 2004, sixteen-year-old Alicia María Betancourt was killed in a car accident. How would those left behind cope with...
Here is a poetic ode to the beauty of the natural world as expressed by the movement and moods of water on Earth. With every evocative verse in...