A little girl with a big heart

rvkcityhall_psAn 8 years old girl, Rebekka Hólm Halldórsdóttir donated ISK 100.000 (USD 811, EUR 616) to the Loftur Gunnarsson Relief Fund, a relief fund established in the honor the late Loftur Gunnarsson, who passed away last year. He was a prominent member of Reykjavík’s homeless community, and the fund was founded by his mother, Þórunn Brandsdóttir, Alma Rut Lindudóttir, Hrafnhildur Jóhannesdóttir, Ásrún Björk Gísladóttir and Tinna Óðinsdóttir.

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The Fly flies to France

books_psThe Forlagið publication announced that Bayard Jeunesse, the second largest children’s book publication in France, purchased the right to publish a children’s book by Bryndís Björgvinsdóttir, an Icelandic folklorist, researcher and teaching professional by trade.

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