Drummers of Jericho

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By Carolyn Meyer
Publisher Gulliver Books
Drummers of Jericho
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Pazit Trujillo begins her freshman year at Jericho High School and quickly realizes that people in this small suburban town arent used to Jewish girls with strange names. Despite the whispers and stares, Pazit wants to fit in and is determined to join the schools marching band. But when she learns they will be playing hymns and marching in the formation of a cross, she objects. Only one person in the town, drummer Billy Harper, stands up for her, and in the end both Billy and Pazit learn something about friendship and the importance of exercising ones rights.

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58220 words58,220 words
320 pages320 pages
Lexile 860LLexile 860L
Grade 7 to 99Grade 7 to 99
Published 1995Published 1995

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Book ISBN:

0152004416

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