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The Resource Drum dream girl : how one girl's courage changed music, poem by Margarita Engle ; illustrations by Rafael López

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

Label
Drum dream girl : how one girl's courage changed music
Title
Drum dream girl
Title remainder
how one girl's courage changed music
Statement of responsibility
poem by Margarita Engle ; illustrations by Rafael López
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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
Awards note
Pura Belpré Illustrator Award Winner, 2016
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Engle, Margarita
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1961-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
López, Rafael
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Drummers (Musicians)
  • Dance music
  • Sex role
  • Picture books for children
  • Cuba
Target audience
primary
Label
Drum dream girl : how one girl's courage changed music, poem by Margarita Engle ; illustrations by Rafael López
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical reference (page 39)
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780544102293
Lccn
2014015056
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)879538850
  • (OCoLC)ocn879538850
  • 766603
Label
Drum dream girl : how one girl's courage changed music, poem by Margarita Engle ; illustrations by Rafael López
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical reference (page 39)
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780544102293
Lccn
2014015056
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)879538850
  • (OCoLC)ocn879538850
  • 766603

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