Category Archives: Book News

Exciting News: Lee & Low Acquires Shen’s Books

After twenty years in publishing, Lee & Low Books Continues to Grow with Acquisition of Shen’s Books


Tu Books is excited to announce the release of two new fall titles, KILLER OF ENEMIES and THE MONSTER IN THE MUDBALL.

Read three chapters from The Monster in the Mudball!

For a limited time, read three hilarious chapters from the Tu Books middle-grade title, The Monster in the Mudball.

Read three chapters from Killer of Enemies!

Read three chapters from Joseph Bruchac’s latest release, Killer of Enemies.

Out TODAY: Awakening and Hammer of Witches!

Tu Books is excited to announce the release of our two new spring titles: AWAKENING by Karen Sandler, and HAMMER OF WITCHES, by Shana Mlawski.

First Book, Stories for All Project Chooses LEE & LOW

In a groundbreaking announcement, First Book, a non-profit social enterprise launched the Stories for All project. The project’s aim is to introduce a significant number of multicultural books into the hands of low-income children. LEE & LOW was chosen as one of two publishers to be a part of this endeavor and receive a $500,000 award.

Hurricane Sandy Update: We’re Here

Hi all, just a quick note to let you know everything’s back up and running here at the Lee & Low offices following last week’s blackout. We were very lucky: not only is our office building okay, but no one on the Lee & Low staff suffered any real damage – just a few days […]


Today marks the release of Diverse Energies, our new YA dystopian anthology! It features stories from some of today’s best speculative fiction authors, including Ursula K. Le Guin, Paolo Bacigalupi, Cindy Pon, Malinda Lo, and many more. “This sophisticated science-fiction anthology is diverse in nearly every sense of the word. . . . Careful, curious […]


For a long time we’ve been talking about our upcoming anthology, Diverse Energies, and I am thrilled to be able to share the cover with all of you at last! Diverse Energies is a YA anthology of dystopian stories with a focus on diversity, and features stories by several award-winning speculative fiction writers including Ursula […]

Come See Our Authors at TLA!

We won’t be at the Texas Library Association annual conference this week, but if you’ll be there you can still connect with two fantastic Lee & Low authors! Don Tate, author of It Jes’ Happened and illustrator of books like Summer Sun Risin’, will be a keynote speaker at the Black Caucus Roundtable (April 19, […]


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