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Icelandic Folk Legends: Tales of Apparitions, Outlaws and Things Unseen.
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 22,500. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » History » World
Fifteen Icelandic folk legends, giving us a glimpse of the Icelanders' beliefs, values and fears in centuries past, as well as their powerful need to cling to all that was pure and good.
The Little Book of the Icelanders in the Old Days
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 29,510. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
50 miniature essays on the quirks and foibles of the Icelanders in centuries past.
The Little Book of the Icelanders
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 21,580. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
50 miniature essays on the quirks and foibles of the Icelandic people.
News Muse: Humorous Poems Inspired by Strange News
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 7,320. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
News Muse is a collection of news-related, humorous poems. Strange news inspires the author to write poems full of humor, wordplay, rhythm and rhyme. The subject matter is anything but the ordinary. One poem describes the text message of a desperate cow to her beloved; another tells the story of a tourist participating in the search for herself in Iceland. Includes links to the inspiring articles.
Tales of Iceland -or- Running with the Huldufólk in the Permanent Daylight
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 54,130. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2013 by Matthew Trinetti. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
7 years after hearing Quentin Tarantino describe his trip to Iceland as “Supermodels working at McDonald’s,” American author Stephen Markley embarked on his own trip to Iceland with two friends, and adventure ensued. Tales of Iceland is the fastest, funniest memoir of an American experience in Iceland and required reading for anyone wishing to visit this strange, beautiful, & remarkable country.
A Good Horse Has No Color: Searching Iceland for the Perfect Horse
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 73,640. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
After several visits to study the medieval sagas, Nancy Marie Brown returns to Iceland to search for the perfect horse. She arrives shaken by tragedy, but finds inspiration in the volcanic landscape, alive with stories. Riding a variety of horses, and meeting horsemen as independent and stubborn as their mounts, she opens herself up to this strange and wonderful world.
Dragons Blood
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 35,480. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
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Recently, while staying at a remote inn by the windy shore of one of Scotland’s famous lochs, I noticed a brick under the hearth in my room was loose. Pulling the brick out and intending to bring the problem to my host’s attention, I noticed what looked like the corner of a small wooden chest. Pulling out some of the other bricks, which were held loosely in place by the decayed mortar.....