Illustrator Christiane Krömer Takes Us Behind the Art of King For A Day

Illustrator Christiane Krömer takes us behind-the-scenes of how she made the art for King For a Day.

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Out Today: King for a Day

King for a Day, out today from Lee & Low Books, takes us to Lahore, Pakistan for Basant, the springtime kite-flying festival.

Play Ball! Baseball Stats for William “Dummy” Hoy

Happy Baseball Season, readers! As Major League Baseball is gearing up for another rousing year, Lee & Low is releasing a picture book biography about a little talked about baseball legend who made a powerful impact. William “Dummy” Hoy was a talented player with a standout record who made an immense impact on the way […]

Video Thursday: Happy Birthday, Ray Charles

80 years ago today—September 23, 1930—Ray Charles was born, and over his 74 years of life he overcame segregation and blindness to become one of the most famous musicians in the country. Let’s celebrate with a look back to 1955 and a twenty-five-year-old Ray Charles singing his heart out: And there’s a pretty great picture […]