Book of the Month

This month’s BIG WORLD Book Club pick is Drum Dream Girl: How One Girl’s Courage Changed Music written by Margarita Engle and illustrated by Rafael López. This colorful and hopeful book was inspired by Millo Castro Zaldarriaga, a Chinese-African-Cuban girl who broke Cuban tradition at age ten by playing the drums in a band with her older sisters in 1932. Like Millo, the girl in the … Continue reading Book of the Month