The Drum Dream Girl
How One Girl's Courage Changed MusicPicture Book - 2015
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.
Publisher: Boston ;, New York :, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt,, c2015.
Characteristics: 1 volume (unpaged) color illustrations 27 cm.