Tito Puente, Mambo King

Tito Puente, Rey Del Mambo
Brown, Monica (Book - 2013 )
Tito Puente, Mambo King

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Meet Tito Puente--the King of Mambo. Tum Tica! From musical prodigy on the streets of Harlem to five-time Grammy Award winner, Tito's life was full of rhythm. Drums and claves, saxophones and tambourines were all part of the fun. Tac Tic! Monica Brown and Rafael López, the award-winning creators of the Pura Belpré Honor Book my name is celia/me llamo celia, team up once again for another spectacular collaboration in this upbeat tribute to a musical legend. Tum Tic! Tom Tom! Conoce a Tito Puente, el Rey del Mambo. ¡Tum Tica! De prodigio musical en las calles de Harlem a ganador de cinco premios Grammy, la vida de Tito fue muy rítmica. Tambores y claves, saxófonos y panderetas siempre formaron parte de la diversión. ¡Tac Tic! Monica Brown y Rafael López, los creadores del libro my name is celia/me llamo celia, el cual fue galardonado con el Honor Pura Belpré, se reúnen una vez más para crear otra colaboración espectacular en este alegre homenaje a una leyenda musical. ¡Tum Tic! ¡Tom Tom!
Authors: Brown, Monica, 1969-
Title: Tito Puente, Mambo King
Tito Puente, Rey del Mambo
Publisher: New York, NY :, Rayo,, [2013]
Edition: First edition
Characteristics: 32 unnumbered pages :,color illustrations ;,27 cm
Statement of Responsibility: a bilingual picture book by Monica Brown ; illustrated by Rafael López ; translated by Adriana Dominguez
Notes: Translation of: Tito Puente, mambo king
Additional Contributors: Brown, Monica - Tito Puente, mambo king - 1969-
Domínguez, Adriana
López, Rafael - 1961-
Alternate Title: Tito Puente, Rey del Mambo
ISBN: 0061227838
Branch Call Number: SPANISH j 781.63 PUENTE 2013
Other Language: Parallel text in English and Spanish = Textos paralelos en inglés y español
Subject Headings: Libros bilingües. bidex Salsa musicians United States Biography Juvenile literature Puente, Tito, 1923-2000 Juvenile literature
Genre/Form: Bilingual books
Topical Term: Spanish language edition
Libros bilingües
Salsa musicians
LCCN: 2012025493
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Fully bilingual bright story about Ernest Anthony Puente Jr. ( Tito), "Godfather of Salsa and "King of Mambo" . Tito's fame crossed musical and national borders, but it all started in Spanish Harlem...

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