Author: Brian Kirchner
Details: Story Shares • 650L
Published: 2017
Three bandmates are searching for a new drummer in their hometown just outside of Detroit. A few streets over, talented drummer Yusuf and his family are Syrian refugees, searching for a new life, and new opportunities. It's a perfect match, except that racial and religious tensions are at an all-time high, and there are some who would come between the new family and their chances at success.

Characters

  • Mr. Karout
    The Syrian Drummer and the Cactus Crimson Paint - A Story Shares Original
  • Xavier
    The Syrian Drummer and the Cactus Crimson Paint - A Story Shares Original
  • Vince
    The Syrian Drummer and the Cactus Crimson Paint - A Story Shares Original
  • Detective Maplethorpe
    The Syrian Drummer and the Cactus Crimson Paint - A Story Shares Original
  • Narrator
    The Syrian Drummer and the Cactus Crimson Paint - A Story Shares Original
  • Kenji
    The Syrian Drummer and the Cactus Crimson Paint - A Story Shares Original
  • Mrs. Hendrickson
    The Syrian Drummer and the Cactus Crimson Paint - A Story Shares Original
  • Bodley
    The Syrian Drummer and the Cactus Crimson Paint - A Story Shares Original
  • Carlos's Dad
    The Syrian Drummer and the Cactus Crimson Paint - A Story Shares Original
  • Carlos
    The Syrian Drummer and the Cactus Crimson Paint - A Story Shares Original
  • Mrs. Karout
    The Syrian Drummer and the Cactus Crimson Paint - A Story Shares Original
  • Yusuf
    The Syrian Drummer and the Cactus Crimson Paint - A Story Shares Original
  • Me
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  • SpeakerContinues
    The Syrian Drummer and the Cactus Crimson Paint - A Story Shares Original