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Fifteen candles

by Veronica Chambers

  • 383 Want to read
  • 15 Currently reading

Published by Scholastic, Inc. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hispanic American teenagers,
  • Quincean era (Social custom),
  • Friendship,
  • Fiction

  • About the Edition

    Quincen eras, the fantastic parties thrown for Latina girls turning fifteen, are a staple of the Miami social scene, but for Alicia and her friends they are just part of the background. After meeting the new girl in town, however, Alicia ends up volunteering to help organize Sarita"s quince. Soon Alicia is drowning in preparations and turning into a quince-zilla. Will she learn to trust her amigas and rock the party?

    Edition Notes

    Statementby Veronica Chambers
    SeriesAmigas
    The Physical Object
    Pagination187 p. ;
    Number of Pages187
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26339363M
    ISBN 100545293502
    ISBN 109780545293501
    OCLC/WorldCa668416446

    Custom designed wrought iron candle stand with black powder coating. Carefully crafted from all metal components for easy use and care. Leaf Husk Candle Stand features lovely leaf-shaped candle bases designed for use with glass-enclosed candles. Measures 38' wide x 40' high x 17' deep Please order candles separately (Candles not included) Candle Stand, 15 Light with Leaf CupsBrand: Christian Brands / Stratford Chapel. Fifteen Candles 15 Tales of Taffeta, Hairspray, Drunk Uncles, and other Quinceanera Stories In this original anthology, fifteen of the brightest and funniest Latino writers, men and women alike, share their own memories of these moving and often absurd extravaganzas—tales of that unique form of familial humiliation that is borne of the.

      Amigas #1: Fifteen Candles has 1 reviews and 2 ratings. Reviewer azul wrote: I love this book it brought me closer to my heritage/5(2). French vanilla coffee bean candles. VIEW IN GALLERY. Hello Glow‘s tutorial for creating French vanilla candles containing coffee beans will have your home smelling like a freshly made latte whenever you want! Teacup candles. VIEW IN GALLERY. This is the perfect way to use cracked or thrifted tea sets that still have charm!

      Information about the book, Amigas #1: Fifteen Candles (Fiction, Paperback), by Veronica Chambers (Disney-Hyperion, ) African American Literature Book Club Celebrating Our Literary Legacy Since — Black Literature is for . Custom designed wrought iron candle stand with black powder coating. Carefully crafted from all metal components for easy use and care. Large Prong Candle Stand features long wrought iron prongs designed to hold candle globes with candles. Measures 28' wide x 48' high x 17' deepPlease order candles globes and candles separately (candles & globes are not included)Holds 3 inch diameter Brand: Christian Brands / Stratford Chapel.


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Fifteen Candles 15 Tales of Taffeta, Hairspray, Drunk Uncles, and other Quinceanera Stories. by Adriana V. Lopez. On Sale: 06/12/   Amigas #1: Fifteen Candles is a fun, easy read and makes a great gift for Fifteen candles book women, young men, too.

The description of the friends, their goals, their lives were so clearly delineated that I feel I know these young people. I taught school for thirty (30) years and wish this book had been around then/5(15). The book Fifteen Candles by Veronica Chambers is about the fantastic parties thrown for latinas when they turn The main character in the story is Alicia Cruz, she is a 14 year-old girl that has always dream about her perfect Quinceañera/5.

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