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Get on Your Bike

Iceland described as a fantastic cycling destination might sound like an oxymoron but artist and author Ómar Smári Kristinsson is set to prove the skeptics

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Gold Mine

“Bernard Scudder was a poet and the most gifted translator of Icelandic literature into English,” starts Joe Allard in his introduction to Icelandic Poetry (c.870-2007)

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Struck by LoveStar

What does the future behold? Who hasn’t wondered what the world will look like, ten, 100, 1,000 years from now. Will there be flying cars?

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Iceland, Defrosted

Review by Laura Nicholson.As a self-proclaimed addict looking for his “next hit” of Iceland, Edward Hancox writes a relatable and amusing debut called Iceland, Defrosted that will

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Gory Ghost Story: I Remember You

Review by Eygló Svala Arnarsdóttir. The nightmarish thriller I Remember You (originally published as Ég man þig in 2010) by Yrsa Sigurðardóttir is in fact two stories that both

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Medicinal Plants of Iceland

Medicinal Plants of Iceland: Collection, Preparation and Uses by Arnbjörg Linda Jóhannsdóttir was published through Mál og menning in English translation by Keneva Kunz earlier this

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Spellbound: On the Cold Coasts

Vilborg Davíðsdóttir is one of my absolute favorite Icelandic authors. She writes historical novels, which I love, and so vividly that I instantly travel away

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Into the North

Into the North – Live well, eat well – the Icelandic way by couple Inga Elsa Bergþórsdóttir and Gísli Egill Hrafnsson is a beautifully illustrated cookbook

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