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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
Title variation
Drumdream girl
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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
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.
Awards note
Pura Belpré Illustrator Award winner, 2016.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10404016
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Engle, Margarita
Dewey number
[E]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.E7158
LC item number
Dru 2015
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
  • Belpré Medal
  • Drummers (Musicians)
  • Dance music
  • Sex role
  • Drummers (Musicians)
  • Sex role
  • Cuba
Target audience
preschool
Label
Drum dream girl : how one girl's courage changed music, poem by Margarita Engle ; illustrations by Rafael López
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
1002669522 donated by the REaD Threads Book Group in memory of Mary C. Edwards and in honor of Jeanette Edwards Lewis
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780544102293
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2014015056
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)879538850
  • (OCoLC)ocn879538850
  • 447239
Label
Drum dream girl : how one girl's courage changed music, poem by Margarita Engle ; illustrations by Rafael López
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
1002669522 donated by the REaD Threads Book Group in memory of Mary C. Edwards and in honor of Jeanette Edwards Lewis
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780544102293
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2014015056
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)879538850
  • (OCoLC)ocn879538850
  • 447239

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