Slovak Spectrum On Rogers Cable TV~ covered this joyous book baptism of Kristalinkala and the Size 13 Shoes at the Embassy of Slovakia, Ottawa on October 18th. 2015. A fun time was had by all ! The children were very interactive and the adults laughed at the tongue in cheek Slovak humour the story tells ,about a very smart Slovak girl with very big feet.
Save the Date ~ Oct 18th 2015. Book Baptism & Signing at Slovak Embassy, Ottawa. Join us as we celebrate our Slovak Heritage and Storytelling. Special give a ways for children. Reception will follow. For more info. Contact the Slovak Embassy Ottawa.
FREE EVENT FOR KIDS !
Come on down to the newly relocated WONDERWORKS Bookstore for a magical storytelling time of Tina Petrova's new book - "Krista-link-a-la and the Size 13 Shoes." A witty homage to the age old Cinderella tale, this Slavic heroine switches out the magical glass slipper for her older brothers Size 13 Bright red running shoes, to accomodate her BIG FEET. A sure to delight afternoon for kids and adults alike. Story has some big words and is best suited for ages 6- 11 and adults. FREE giveaways for kids on site.
Sharing Kristalinkala with the kids of Ronald Mcdonald House - Toronto.
Had such a wonderful time, meeting kids from the summer camp program / reading the book with them. Awesome programs there for children undergoing medical treatment.
Krista-link-a- la had so much fun ! reading to kids of all ages at her book launch and signing in the Sault. As part of Rotary Fest summer activities, Former Sooite Tina Petrova read from her new kid's book to old and young at the downtown Public Library. Colouring sheets of big feet and big shoes were handed out to all the kids , and customized stickers from the story. July 17th / 2014.
Book Launch Details:
Kristalinkala is all set & ready to go on her book tour.
To celebrate the occasion, she went out and bought a NEW pair of super cool, lace up red running shoes. She LOVES them sooo much, she's going to wear them to each event
~ celebrating that Big Feet R neat !
WHEN :Saturday May 1st. 1:00 pm- 2:00 pm
WHAT :FREE book reading, Q and A and book signing.
WHERE : Red Fish Blue Fish Creative Cafe
Harbord and Spadina, Toronto Ontario
Tell your friends ! Join us for this fun celebration.
There will be special give a ways for the kids.
Krista-link-a-la is going on the road this summer !
Look for her at a Library or Community centre near you.
From her home in Toronto Ontario, to Canada's capital Ottawa, to London and Sault Ste Marie, Krista-link-a-la will be travelling throughout the summer offering book signings and reading from her book.
There will be special giveaways for children.
Please visit our EVENTS page for Cities, dates and times as we publish them.
If you would like to invite Kristalinkala to YOUR community ! Please use the contact page on our website to request a personal appearance.
Kristalinkala believes we can overcome our challenges, by embracing our differences and celebrating them. And remember ...BIg Feet R Neat !