Drum Dream Girl
How One Girl's Courage Changed MusicBook - 2015
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.
Alternative Title: Drumdream girl
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 
Branch Call Number: E
Characteristics: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 26 cm
From Library Staff
This book is a reminder that girls can play drums, too. Come follow the first female drummer in Cuba.
Everyone on the island says only boys can play drums until one girl decides to prove them wrong.