Once upon a quinceañera coming of age in the USA

Title Once upon a quinceañera coming of age in the USA
Names Alvarez, Julia.
Length 1 sound cartridge (9 hours, 12 minutes)
Book Number DB067199
Title Status Active
Narrator Wauters, Annie.
Language English
Annotation The author of How the Garcia Girls Lost Their Accent (RC 34544) researches the "sweet fifteen" birthday celebration that heralds a Latin girl's entrance into womanhood. Reminisces about her own coming-of-age and discusses the trends she observes in American quinceañeras. Also advocates for a support system for Hispanic teens. 2007.
Medium Digital Books
Audience Notes Female narrator. NLS/BPH
Local Subject Social sciences - 300
Women's Interest - WOM
Etiquette (Manners) - 395
Customs, Etiquette, & Folklore - 390
LC Subject Hispanic Americans - Rites and ceremonies
Hispanic Americans - Social life and customs
Quinceañera (Social custom) - United States
Call Number 395.24 ANF
Released 2009
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress, 2009. (Potomac Talking Book Services, recording studio).
Original Publication Recorded from: New York : Viking, c2007. 9780670038732
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