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Drum dream girl : how one girl's courage changed music / poem by Margarita Engle ; illustrations by Rafael López.

Engle, Margarita, (author.).
Book Book ([2015])
Description: 44 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm
Publisher: Boston, Massachusetts : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, [2015]
13 of 21 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
1 of 1 copy available at Melrose. (Show preferred library)
0 current holds with 21 total copies.
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  • ISBN: 9780544102293 (hardcover) :
  • ISBN: 0544102290 (hardcover) :
General Note:
Winner of the Pura Belpre award, 2016, illustrator.
Bibliography, etc.:
Includes bibliographical references (page [40]).
Summary:
Follows a young Cuban girl in the 1930s as she strives to become a drummer, despite being continually reminded that only boys play the drums, and that there's never been a female drummer in Cuba. Includes note about Millo Castro Zaldarriaga, who inspired the story, and Anacaona, the all-girl dance band she formed with her sisters.
Awards:
Pura Belpre award, 2016, illustrator.
Authors: López, Rafael, 1961- (illustrator.).
Alternate Title: Drumdream girl
Citation: Engle, Margarita. "Drum dream girl : how one girl's courage changed music." Boston, Massachusetts : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2015.

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