Lee & Low’s Favorite Banned Books

Lee & Low staff share their favorite banned books for Banned Book Week.

Poetry Monday: Trees

For Poetry Friday, LEE & LOW BOOKS features a poem about planting trees from our new release, LEND A HAND.

LEE & LOW at Brooklyn Book Festival on Sunday, 9/22

Lee & Low Books will be at Brooklyn Book Festival on Sunday, 9/22.

Happy Friendship Day!

Celebrate Friendship Day with these books from Lee & Low Books and Tu Books.

Signings and Readings at the Harlem Book Fair

Harlem Book Fair signing and reading schedule. Meet Colin Bootman (illustrator of LOVE TWELVE MILES LONG), Eric Velasquez (illustrator of AS FAST AS WORDS COULD FLY), George Ford (illustrator of PAUL ROBESON and RAY CHARLES), and Shadra Strickland (illustrator of BIRD).

Using Children’s Books to Teach About Love and Belonging

Guest blogger Katie Cunningham, from Manhattanville College, discusses how love and belonging in children’s books fit into classroom curriculums.

The Gift of Hope: Guadalupe Garcia McCall on first books

Author/poet Guadalupe Garcia McCall reveals how the mission of First Book, to get low-income children their very first book, is a reality that many children face, including herself when she was growing up.

Happy Valentine’s Day

Happy Valentine’s Day from Lee & Low! *Image from Amazing Faces by Lee Bennett Hopkins, illustrated by Chris Soentpiet