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Author Engle, Margarita.

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

Publication Info. Boston ; New York : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, [2015]


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Description 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 27 cm
text txt rdacontent
still image rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Source NBK 3/15 PPLY
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.
Subject Drummers (Musicians) -- Fiction.
Dance music -- Fiction.
Sex role -- Fiction.
Cuba -- History -- 1909-1933 -- Fiction.
Added Author López, Rafael, 1961- illustrator.
ISBN 9780544102293 (lib. bdg.)
0544102290 (lib. bdg.)

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