A collection of Pennsylvania German books. If you want to learn how to speak and read Pennsylvania Dutch, the language spoken by the Amish and Mennonites, there are many books here. We have children's coloring books, dictionaries, how-to books, CDs, beliefs and more about PA Dutch, a rich part of Pennsylvania's heritage.
The many titles featuring the Pennsylvania Dutch provide everything from an introduction to the language to literature written entirely in the language, as well as charming collections of Pennsylvania Dutch books that explore folklore and celebrations.
Where else but in Pennsylvania will you find the best books to learn Pennsylvania Dutch? Berks County is rich in its history and our community is strongly tied to the Pennsylvania Dutch heritage. Masthof is passionate about helping folks learn about the Pennsylvania Dutch and helping to preserve the language and history for generations to come.