Fifteen Candles (Amigas) : Miami, Florida has it all - beaches, boys, sun, and fun. It also has quinceañeras. Lots of them! The fantastic parties thrown for Latinas turning fifteen are a staple of the Miami social scene. For Alicia Cruz and her three best friends - Carmen, Jamie, and Gaz - they are just part of the background of summer. But this summer, things are going to change. After meeting Sarita, a new girl in town, at her internship, Alicia volunteers to help organize Sarita's quince. She also volunteers her friends. Soon, Alicia is drowning in preparation plans and turning into quince-zilla - and it isn't even hr party! But there is just so much to do - there are shoes to be bought, dances to choreograph, and then there is Gaz. He is being flirtier than usual with Alicia, and she's not sure what to do. It seems as though Alicia is dangerously close to losing her friends . . . and her mind! Will she learn to trust her amigas and rock the party? Or will their new business go bust?
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