Please welcome Duncan Tonatiuh with his list of Bold, Creative Girls and Women in Picture Books (from his daughter’s library).
We are giving away 5 copies of his book, Danza! Amalia Hernández and El Ballet Folklórico de México. Please fill out the Rafflecopter at the bottom to enter.
Bold, Creative Girls and Women in Picture Books (from my daughter’s library)
1. Drum Dream Girl: How One Girl’s Courage Changed Music by Margarita Engle, illustrated by Rafael López
This book is based on the story of Millo Castro, a young girl who pursued her dream of playing the drums at a time when girls in Cuba where not supposed to. Engles verses and López’s illustrations add magic to this inspirational story. [picture book, ages 4 and up]