a little bit about us

Little Bee Books our eponymous imprint, is dedicated to making high-quality, creative, and fun books for busy little bees ages 0 through 12, offering an inspired selection of early learning concept books, board books, novelty books, activity books, picture books, chapter books, nonfiction, gift sets, and more.

BuzzPop, an imprint of Little Bee Books, is a media and licensing publisher designed to bring the very best of pop culture, favorite brands, and media tie-ins to fans of all ages. With a list including Mattel books, a full line of Pinkfong Baby Shark titles, and Crayola coloring and activity books, as well as publishing programs featuring boundary-breaking social media influencers such as Karina Garcia, BuzzPop is devoted to creating empowering and diverse books for everyone. For more information please visit buzzpopbooks.com.

Yellow Jacket, an imprint of Little Bee Books, is a middle grade and young adult publisher of series and standalone titles for ages 8 and up, covering an array of genres including humor, historical fiction, magical realism, coming-of-age stories, graphic novels, and much more. For more information please visit yellowjacketreads.com.


coming soon

Crayola: Things That Go! (A Crayola Ice Cream Truck-Shaped Coloring & Activity Book for Kids with Over 100 Stickers)
Excited for Eid (An Our Neighborhood Series Board Book for Toddlers Celebrating Islam)
Friday Fun (An Our Neighborhood Series Board Book for Toddlers Celebrating Islam)
Shabbat Shalom, Welcome Home (An Our Neighborhood Series Board Book for Toddlers Celebrating Judaism)
Bossy Bear: Camp Bossy
You Deserve Everything
Miles Comes Home
Crayola: Let’s Go to School (A Crayola School Bus-Shaped Novelty Board Book for Toddlers)
Baby Shark: Ride the Fish Bus
It’s Your Year Baby Tiger
It’s Your Year Baby Snake
Band Camp! 2: Out of Sync (Hardcover)

top-trending & best sellers

Pie Love You
Hot Wheels: Race Car Adventure! (Take the Wheel!)
A Vaccine Is Like a Memory
Molly’s Tuxedo
The Messy Life of Blue (Paperback)
Daddy and Me
Grandad’s Pride
Fae and the Moon (Hardcover)
Black Beach: A Community, an Oil Spill, and the Origin of Earth Day
Our World of Dumplings
I’m Not Missing

award winners

  • Caldecott Honor
  • Coretta Scott King Illustrator Honor
  • Junior Library Guild Selection
  • 2022 Waterstones Children’s Book Prize
  • 2022 Stonewall Honor
  • 2022 Rainbow Booklist Top Ten Title
  • 2023 British Book Award for Children’s Illustrated Book of the Year
  • Sakura Award 2020
  • Junior Library Guild Selection
  • Read Across America ‘Book of the Month May 2021