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Ada's Violin: The Story of the Recycled Orchestra of by Susan Hood,Sally Wern Comport

By Susan Hood,Sally Wern Comport

From award-winning writer Susan Hood and illustrator Sally Wern Comport comes the intense precise story of the Recycled Orchestra of Paraguay, an orchestra made from teenagers taking part in tools outfitted from recycled trash.

Ada Ríos grew up in Cateura, a small city in Paraguay equipped on a landfill. She dreamed of enjoying the violin, yet with little cash for something however the naked necessities, it used to be by no means an option...until a track instructor named Favio Chávez arrived. He desired to provide the youngsters of Cateura whatever precise, so he made them tools out of fabrics present in the trash. It used to be a loopy notion, yet one who would go away Ada—and her town—forever replaced. Now, the Recycled Orchestra performs venues world wide, spreading their message of desire and innovation.

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