Coverart for item
The Resource Drum dream girl : how one girl's courage changed music, poem by Margarita Engle ; illustrations by Rafael L?pez

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

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 L?pez
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
  • Charlotte Zolotow Award, 2016
  • Pura Belpr? Illustrator Award Winner, 2016
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Engle, Margarita
Dewey number
[E]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Elementary Grade
LC call number
PZ7.E7158
LC item number
Dru 2015
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1961-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
L?pez, Rafael
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Drummers (Musicians)
  • Drummers (Musicians)
  • Dance music
  • Sex role
  • Cuba
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Drum dream girl : how one girl's courage changed music, poem by Margarita Engle ; illustrations by Rafael L?pez
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical reference (page 39)
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
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
44 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780544102293
Lccn
2014015056
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn879538850
  • (Sirsi) o879538850
  • (OCoLC)879538850
  • 949184
  • (OCoLC)ocn879538850
  • (Sirsi) o879538850
  • (OCoLC)879538850
Label
Drum dream girl : how one girl's courage changed music, poem by Margarita Engle ; illustrations by Rafael L?pez
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical reference (page 39)
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
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
44 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780544102293
Lccn
2014015056
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn879538850
  • (Sirsi) o879538850
  • (OCoLC)879538850
  • 949184
  • (OCoLC)ocn879538850
  • (Sirsi) o879538850
  • (OCoLC)879538850

Library Locations

    • Des Plaines Public LibraryBorrow it
      1501 Ellinwood Street, Des Plaines, IL, 60016, US
      42.041061 -87.886650