Books by Milly Lee

LANDED by Milly Lee
by Milly Lee, illustrated by Yangsook Choi
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 3, 2006

"This testament to the pull of 'Gold Mountain' offers a bit of Chinese-American history in a handsome package. (author's note) (Picture book. 7-11)"
Drawing on the reminiscences of her father-in-law, Lee details 12-year-old Sun's emigration to San Francisco from China in 1915. Read full book review >
EARTHQUAKE by Milly Lee
ADVENTURE
Released: Aug. 2, 2001

"A good way to introduce the youngest of readers to a calamitous event. (author's note) (Picture book. 5-8)"
Early on the morning of April 18, 1906, an earthquake shook the city of San Francisco, collapsing buildings and igniting fires that raged for days. Read full book review >
NIM AND THE WAR EFFORT by Milly Lee
FAMILY AND GROWING UP
Released: March 21, 1997

"All these details place the affecting story in a real, not idealized, America. (Picture book. 6+)"
The recycling of paper is not new, nor is racism. Read full book review >