Drum dream girl : how one girl's courage changed music
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Format
Book
Physical Desc
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 26 cm.
Language
English
ISBN
9780544102293 (hbk.), 0544102290 (hbk.)
Reading Level
LG
Level 4.2, 1 Points
Lexile code
NP: Non-Prose

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Bibliography
Includes bibliographical reference.
Description
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.
Awards
Pura Belpré Award for illustration, 2016

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Engle, M., & López, R. (2015). Drum dream girl: how one girl's courage changed music . Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Engle, Margarita and Rafael López. 2015. Drum Dream Girl: How One Girl's Courage Changed Music. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Engle, Margarita and Rafael López. Drum Dream Girl: How One Girl's Courage Changed Music Boston: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2015.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Engle, Margarita,, and Rafael López. Drum Dream Girl: How One Girl's Courage Changed Music Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2015.

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