Once upon a Quinceanera : Coming of Age in the USA

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  • Edition: Reprint
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 7/29/2008
  • Publisher: Plume

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The bestselling author of "How the Garcia Girls Lost Their Accents" explores the phenomenon of the Latina sweet 15 celebration. An enlightening and entertaining portrait of contemporary Latino culture, this work also takes a critical look at the social consequences of the quince parties.

Author Biography

Julia Alvarez is the bestselling author of five books of fiction, a book of essays, five collections of poetry, and five books for children. She is a writer-in-residence at Middlebury College.

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