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Our hand-picked selection of books to get you in the mood to travel
The perfect book to read before visiting Iceland. It explains the enormous boom in tourism and its impacts; tips and hints for navigating the challenges and cultural differences; and - most interesting of all - what Icelanders think about tourism and the tourists who visit them.
A well-written and humorous book giving an insight into Scandinavia, its people and the enviably simpler Nordic ways and culture. It covers five countries including Iceland and will have you wanting to move to one of them!
A brilliantly-written memoir of a British woman who moved to Reykjavik with her family to teach at the University just after the economic crash. It’s a fascinating look at Icelandic culture as she struggles to fit into the close-knit society.
A humorous coming-of-age novel by Iceland's most revered author. It's about orphan Alfgrimur who spent his childhood in a simple turf cottage with an elderly fisherman and a stream of eccentric house guests. A fascinating insight into a period of extreme change for all Icelanders in the 20th Century.
True story about a farmer and his family who long to leave the cold, dark Scottish winters behind - so they sell up and buy a small orange farm in Mallorca. Follow the Kerr family through the hilarity of the trials and tribulations they encounter along the way. If you've ever dreamed of a new, simpler life in the sun, this is the book for you - and there are plenty of sequels to keep you occupied.