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

Engle, Margarita (Author). López, Rafael, 1961- (illustrator.).

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  • 11 of 13 copies available at Sage Library System. (Show)
  • 0 of 1 copy available at Hood River County Library District.

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Summary:

Follows a girl in the 1920s as she strives to become a drummer, despite being continually reminded that only boys play the drums, and that there has 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.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Hood River County Library J EARLY 305.42 ENG (Text) 33892100346858 Children's Early Non-Fiction Book None 03/03/2016 Checked out 01/30/2021

Record details

  • ISBN: 0544102290
  • ISBN: 9780544102293
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 26 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, [2015]

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Summary, etc.:
Follows a girl in the 1920s as she strives to become a drummer, despite being continually reminded that only boys play the drums, and that there has 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.
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader Lower Grades 4.2 0.5
Awards Note:
Pura Belpré Award (for illustration), 2016
Subject: Drummers (Musicians) > Easy picture.
Dance music > Easy picture.
Sex role > Easy picture.
Cuba > History > 1909-1933 > Juvenile fiction.

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