Young Rita gets all kinds of advice about salsa music from her family -- how to play and sing it, dance to it, and even how to dress for it!

Learning about dance steps and musical instruments such as the guiro, piano, timbales, congas, and brass, Rita becomes so filled with enthusiasm that she dreams of someday becoming a salsa band director.

With vibrant illustrations that capture the very essence, spirit, and rhythm of salsa, this captivating picture book literally dances in the reader's hands. Both children and adults will have trouble keeping their feet from tapping as they read this enchanting tale.

Escrito por Lillian Colon-Vilá

Illustraciones de Roberta Collier-Morales

Publicado por Piñata Books

30 de septiembre, 2009

Edades 5-8

Bilingual Paperback

0.34" H x 8.81" L x 11.3" W (0.86 lbs)