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Slovak American Touches by Toni Brendel
$18.95 6×9″ 192 pages including 24 in full color
Our newest release ISBN: 1-932043-49-7
I thumbed through Slovak Touches. Congratulations, you did a fine job and my compliments to Toni Brendel. It is so nice to see something like this for the Slovaks – it was so needed. You have such a nice way of combining all kinds of information and homey touches and factual information into an appealing book. Bravo!
Best regards, Gail
National Czech & Slovak Museum & Library
30 16th Avenue SW
Cedar Rapids, IA 52404
Slovak American Touches
Toni Brendel, author, will feature her new title Slovak American Touches at the Phillips, Wisconsin Czech Slovak Community Festival June 2th to June 22, 2008. The Lipa Slovak Dancers of Minneapolis featured in the book will be there.Other attractions include the state kolacky contest, queen pageants, arts and crafts fair and more.
Toni notes that the Miss Czech Slovak Queen Pageant is held in August in Wilbur, Nebraska with contestants from 25 states. Two pages feature this event in Slovak American Touches.
In September, Toni, will speak about her book at the 24th World Congress of the Czech Slovak Society of Arts and Sciences in Ruzomberok, Slovakia. She will tell at Catholic University how both Slovaks in America and in Slovakia are preserving heritage.