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El violin de Ada : la historia de la Orquesta de Instrumentos Reciclados del Paraguay / Susan Hood ; ilustrado por Sally Wern Comport.

Hood, Susan, 1954- (author.). Comport, Sally Wern, (illustrator.).

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781481466578 (hardcover) :
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 27 x 27 cm
  • Edition: Spanish edition.
  • Publisher: Nueva York : Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, 2016.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Also available in English as Ada's violin: the story of the recycled orchestra of Paraguay.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references.
Citation/References Note:
Junior Library Guild
Summary, etc.:
The Recycled Orchestra, comprising of children from Cateura, Paraguay, playing instruments made from recycled trash, performs concerts all over the world to sold-out audiences. Here's the story of how it began.
Target Audience Note:
Language Note:
Text translated from English to Spanish.
Subject: Orchestral musicians > Paraguay > Asunción > Juvenile literature.
Orchestra > Paraguay > Asunción > Juvenile literature.
Spanish language.
Orchestral musicians > Paraguay > Asunción.
Asunción (Paraguay) > Juvenile literature.

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