J.H. Lindo is a children’s media company that celebrates Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) exploration. Our goal is to empower children to follow their dreams and contribute to a more inclusive world.

Girls Can Be Engineers

Girls Can Be Engineers is our signature publication.

Our story stars a young girl named Hannah who is in search of a career for her school's upcoming Career Day. Each time she chooses a career, such as a veterinarian, pilot, and archeologist, she becomes discouraged because her chosen careers seem to be only for boys. With the help of her mother, a structural engineer, she learns she can do anything despite her gender.


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what readers are saying:

I have not read this book, but the person I gave it too as it arrive just in time for bedtime book selection at our home wanted me to say to the author …… and I quote “ Girls Can Do anything”… that’s my Daughter. Thank you for this book. Namaste 🙏🏼


Lewis P.

"Super sweet.

So richtig was vor allem ganz junge Mädchen brauchen...

Girls can be anything they want."

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"Jamila, thank you for your authorship! As a proud Black American aunt at this time in history, I became excited to learn of a new title to pass on to my family, specifically to my girl nieces! The illustrations are so inviting. The story line is strong and encouraging. The flow and words are easy enough for lower to upper elementary…it can be enjoyed in personal reading as well as for class sharing, and that’s again and again!! Thank you!


Akhome

Aunt & Teacher

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Jamila H. Lindo was born in Jamaica and grew up in both London and New York City. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering with minors in Environmental Engineering and Religious Studies, with concentration in Holocaust Education, from Manhattan College. In addition, she holds a Master of Science from Columbia University in Construction Administration.


As a young professional, Jamila has found herself as the only woman of color in what at first seemed to be unimaginable spaces: from being an engineer in one of the largest transportation projects in the United States to being a problem solver at the top technology companies in the world. She wants to remind children that all things are possible.


Jamila has a passion for volunteering and encouraging young girls, especially those of color, to explore STEM fields.



thank you for your support.

To contribute to our mission of diversifying children's literature and introducing children to STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math), we have donated over 250 copies of

"Girls Can Be Engineers" to children's hospitals,

after-school programs, shelters, and organizations focused on promoting children's literacy across the world.

Thank you for your contribution.


Interested in sponsoring a book donation to a school or organization? Send us an email jhlindollc@gmail.com.

"I can be anything I want and I should not let other people discourage me"


Ann, a student in Kenya

for the classroom.

"It’d be really cool to see women in STEM careers on posters in the hall, in our history and science texts, and visit our classes,"" stated an 8th Grade student in a recent Microsoft and KRC Research.

We've created sets of posters to celebrate diversity in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math and they are finally available.

For inquiries or to say hello, send us an

email at jhlindollc@gmail.com