Our deepest sympathies to the friends, family, colleagues and readers of Thomas Low, co-founder of Lee & Low Books.
Obituary: Thomas Low by Shannon Maughan from Publishers Weekly. Peek:
“Tom Low had been a successful businessman in New York heading his own temporary personnel agency when he changed course and teamed up with fellow Chinese-American businessman Philip Lee to co-found Lee & Low Books in 1991.”
Remembering Our Co-Founder Thomas Low by Hannah Ehrlich from Lee & Low Books. Peek:
“’It was a joy and privilege to be his partner in starting Lee & Low,’” says Philip Lee, who left the company in 2004. “’He was a great friend, mentor, and visionary. It meant a lot to him to build a company that would promote diversity, encourage new voices, and nurture a new generation of publishing professionals.’”
Publishing World Mourns Lee & Low Co-founder Thomas Low and Celebrates His Legacy by Kara Yorio from School Library Journal. Peek:
“…he leaves behind a legacy of booklists, careers launched, and a publishing house to continue the mission.”