Tito Puente, Mambo King

Tito Puente, Mambo King

Tito Puente, Rey Del Mambo : A Bilingual Picture Book

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In this vibrant bilingual picture book biography of musician Tito Puente, readers will dance along to the beat of this mambo king's life. Tito Puente loved banging pots and pans as a child, but what he really dreamed of was having his own band one day. From Spanish Harlem to the Grammy Awards--and all the beats in between--this is the true life story of a boy whose passion for music turned him into the "King of Mambo."

Award-winning author-illustrator duo Monica Brown and Rafael L#65533;pez bring the remarkable story of this talented legend to life in this Pura Belpr#65533; Honor Book. Supports the Common Core State Standards.

Publisher: New York : HarperCollins Publishers, c2013.
Edition: 1st ed. --
ISBN: 9780061227837
Characteristics: 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 27 cm.
Additional Contributors: López, Rafael 1961-
Alternative Title: Tito Puente, Rey del Mambo


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