skip to content
Quinceañera! : the essential guide to planning the perfect sweet fifteen celebration Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Quinceañera! : the essential guide to planning the perfect sweet fifteen celebration

Author: Michele Salcedo
Publisher: New York : Henry Holt, 1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
Summary:
A guide for mothers, daughters, and grandmothers on how to plan a quince. This essential guide to planning the perfect sweet fifteen celebration presents hundreds of ideas for handling all the details of this important day, from making spiritual and religious preparations to choosing the court of honor - the fourteen boys and girls attending the honoree - to selecting appropriate music and recordings. Throughout  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michele Salcedo
ISBN: 0805044655 9780805044652
OCLC Number: 36739535
Description: xiv, 239 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 23 cm
Contents: What's the big deal about turning fifteen? -Your spirituality and the religious ceremony. -The reception. -The Mexican-American tradition of sponsors. -Court of Honor. -Choreography. -Music. -Photographers. -Announcements. -Coming of age abroad. -Other ways to come of age.
Responsibility: Michele Salcedo.

Abstract:

A guide for mothers, daughters, and grandmothers on how to plan a quince. This essential guide to planning the perfect sweet fifteen celebration presents hundreds of ideas for handling all the details of this important day, from making spiritual and religious preparations to choosing the court of honor - the fourteen boys and girls attending the honoree - to selecting appropriate music and recordings. Throughout this handsome volume are historical anecdotes and cultural traditions drawn from Mexican, Cuban, Puerto Rican, and Central and South American customs and practical suggestions for adding just the right elements to your celebration, whether it is hiring a mariachi band or creating a traditional dinner of jigote or mole poblano.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/36739535> # Quinceañera! : the essential guide to planning the perfect sweet fifteen celebration
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "36739535" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> ; # United States.
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1085846> ; # Quinceañera (Social custom)
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/395.24/e21/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/45823361#Topic/quinceanera_social_custom_united_states> ; # Quinceanera (Social custom)--United States
    schema:bookEdition "1st ed." ;
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/36196270> ; # Michele Salcedo
    schema:datePublished "1997" ;
    schema:description "A guide for mothers, daughters, and grandmothers on how to plan a quince. This essential guide to planning the perfect sweet fifteen celebration presents hundreds of ideas for handling all the details of this important day, from making spiritual and religious preparations to choosing the court of honor - the fourteen boys and girls attending the honoree - to selecting appropriate music and recordings. Throughout this handsome volume are historical anecdotes and cultural traditions drawn from Mexican, Cuban, Puerto Rican, and Central and South American customs and practical suggestions for adding just the right elements to your celebration, whether it is hiring a mariachi band or creating a traditional dinner of jigote or mole poblano."@en ;
    schema:description "What's the big deal about turning fifteen? -Your spirituality and the religious ceremony. -The reception. -The Mexican-American tradition of sponsors. -Court of Honor. -Choreography. -Music. -Photographers. -Announcements. -Coming of age abroad. -Other ways to come of age."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/45823361> ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "Quinceañera! : the essential guide to planning the perfect sweet fifteen celebration"@en ;
    schema:productID "36739535" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/36739535#PublicationEvent/new_york_henry_holt_1997> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/45823361#Agent/henry_holt> ; # Henry Holt
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780805044652> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/36739535> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/45823361#Topic/quinceanera_social_custom_united_states> # Quinceanera (Social custom)--United States
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh93002309> ;
    schema:name "Quinceanera (Social custom)--United States"@en ;
    schema:name "Quinceañera (Social custom)--United States"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1085846> # Quinceañera (Social custom)
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Quinceañera (Social custom)"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> # United States.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "United States." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/36196270> # Michele Salcedo
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Salcedo" ;
    schema:givenName "Michele" ;
    schema:name "Michele Salcedo" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780805044652>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0805044655" ;
    schema:isbn "9780805044652" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/36739535>
    a genont:InformationResource, genont:ContentTypeGenericResource ;
    schema:about <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/36739535> ; # Quinceañera! : the essential guide to planning the perfect sweet fifteen celebration
    schema:dateModified "2018-06-08" ;
    void:inDataset <http://purl.oclc.org/dataset/WorldCat> ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.