Archive of 2018 December 18

18Dec2018
Author
Jenny
Category
Bibliojunk

Jólabókaflóð

Icelanders are my kind of people.  They have a tradition at Christmas, known as Jólabókaflóð, which translates roughly into English as ‘Christmas book flood’. A great summary of it can be found on www.jolabokflod.org, but I’ll copy part of it here. This tradition began during World War II once Iceland had gained its independence from Denmark in 1944. Paper was one of the few com

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