Tito Puente, Mambo King

People, Identity & Culture
Author(s):
Monica Brown
Illustrator(s):
Rafael López
Age Group:
4-8
Publisher:
Rayo
ISBN:
978-0061227837
Year:
People, Identity & Culture

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." This book is bilingual (English and Spanish).

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