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

Drum dream girl : how one girl's courage changed music, poems 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
poems 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
Summary
Follows a girl in the 1930s 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
Theme
Storyline
Writing style
Illustration
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2016
  • Amelia Bloomer List, 2016
  • Charlotte Zolotow Award, 2016
  • Notable Books for a Global Society, 2016.
  • Pura Belpre Award for Illustration, 2016.
  • School Library Journal Best Picture Books, 2015.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10404016
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Engle, Margarita
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 1
  • 4
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1961-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
López, Rafael
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Drummers (Musicians)
  • Dance music
  • Sex role
  • Cuba
Target audience
primary
Label
Drum dream girl : how one girl's courage changed music, poems by Margarita Engle ; illustrations by Rafael López
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
000052821541
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780544102293
Lccn
2014015056
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
colour illustrations
Label
Drum dream girl : how one girl's courage changed music, poems by Margarita Engle ; illustrations by Rafael López
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
000052821541
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780544102293
Lccn
2014015056
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
colour illustrations

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