Category Archives: Musings & Ponderings

Sweet News in Diversity

LEE & LOW BOOKS rounds up some great news in diversity.

Diversity News Roundup

Lee & Low rounds up diversity news.

Paula Yoo on Muhammad Yunus, Banking Smarter, and Managing Finances

Author Paula Yoo shares advice on what’s she’s learned about banking, loans, and managing finances while researching for her book, TWENTY-TWO CENTS: MUHAMMAD YUNUS AND THE VILLAGE BANK.

A Win for Diversity in the News

LEE & LOW BOOKS covers our favorite diversity-related news stories.

Poetry Friday: Hair

For Poetry Friday, LEE & LOW BOOKS features a poem about giving back to the community from our new release, LEND A HAND.

Book Activities for the Family

Amanda Boyarshinov, one of the founders of the website The Educators’ Spin On It, shares how to make a family theme love basket using LEE & LOW BOOKS.

The Little Melba Playlist: A Jazz Music Primer from Frank Morrison

Frank Morrison, illustrator of LITTLE MELBA AND HER BIG TROMBONE, shares some of his favorite jazz songs.

Happy Mother’s Day: Honoring the Mothers and Grandmothers in Our Lives

A brief history and round-up of LEE & LOW titles for Mother’s Day.

Poetry Friday: “A Poem!” from Etched In Clay

Author Andrea Cheng shares one of her favorite poems from ETCHED IN CLAY for National Poetry Month and Poetry Friday.

Interview with a Librarian for Incarcerated Youth

An interview with librarian and advocate Amy Cheney, who works with incarcerated youth in Alameda, California.