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 of childrens taking part in tools equipped from recycled trash.

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

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