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Bookworks Presents Today's Shelf Awareness for Readers

In the dog days of summer, one of the best ways to escape the heat is by reading books set in colder climes.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Forbes.com

5 Life Lessons From The 'World's Coolest Mayor'

In mid-2009 Jon Gnarr was an Icelandic comedian and punk-rock singer far removed from any political aspirations or office.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Hillary Clinton, US News, US Senate, Democrat, World News, Iceland, 2012 Presidential Election, Barack Obama

Sun Jul 20, 2014

MacLeans

Jon Gnarr, Iceland's most unlikely of mayors

It will come as no surprise to Canadians that a standup comic could become mayor of a city.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

National Public Radio

Mammut On World Cafe

World Cafe 's week-long series Sense of Place: Iceland draws to a close with an unexpected treat.

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UTV

Iceland link 'could boost NI tourism'

Twice weekly EasyJet flights from Belfast International to Reykjavik not only offers holidaymakers here another getaway location but will offer Icelanders a chance to shop in Northern Ireland.

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Scientific American

How to Be a Better Traveler

Before we had kids, my husband and I loved to travel - he proposed to me on a bench in Reykjavik after a road trip across southern Iceland, and we spent our first anniversary jumping into natural freshwater pools on the Mexican Riviera.

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Related Topix: Kids, Family, Iceland, World News, University of Washington

Thu Jul 17, 2014

National Public Radio

Five Essential Icelandic Albums From World Cafe

On World Cafe 's Sense of Place: Iceland trip, we felt inspired during our visit to Reykjavik's famed 12 Tonar Records.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

Iceland Review

Sunshine in North and East Iceland, Not Reykjav k

The sun will be shining in North and East Iceland, while Iceland's capital region will not see proper sunshine, apart from a few hours here and there, until July 25, according to the long-term forecast on the website of the Norwegian Meteorological Institution, yr.no .

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Tue Jul 15, 2014

National Public Radio

Arsti ir On World Cafe

On today's episode, we hear the first of the live sessions World Cafe recorded during its Sense of Place trip to Iceland in June.

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Greene Publishing, Inc.

National Security: Reykjavik

Former Arms Control director Ken Adelman has written a new book about an important event three decades ago: "Reagan at Reykjavik: 48 Hours that Ended the Cold War."

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Mon Jul 14, 2014

Circulation

Pulse Pressure Relation to Aortic and Left Ventricular Structure in...

From the Cardiovascular Engineering, Inc, Norwood, MA ; Icelandic Heart Association, Kopavogur, Iceland ; Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, The Netherlands ; University of Iceland, Reykjavik, Iceland ; and National Institute on Aging, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD .

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Iceland Review

Justin Timberlake's Iceland Concert Streamed Live

Justin Timberlake's sold out show in Kopavogur, a town just outside Reykjavik, on August 24 will be broadcast live around the world via a new website, Live Nation Channel on Yahoo Screen.

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Sun Jul 13, 2014

Iceland Review

Search and Rescue Assist Troubled Hikers

A man was found injured in the remote Jokulfir ir in the West Fjords today. The hiker was poorly equipped and slipped in and out of consciousness.

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Arab Times

'Boyhood' simple story

A balm for the harried soul, " Land Ho! " is part travelogue, part therapy session.

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Sat Jul 12, 2014

Iceland Review

ATP Iceland 2014: Day 2

MammAot are the wakeup call we needed. Enthusiasm abounds, and they make enough noise to set off car alarms and shake the rain drops out of my clothing.

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The Wave

Akureyri, Iceland: Off the beaten path

It's been said that Iceland and Greenland should swap names. I can't vouch for the latter, but I can tell you that Iceland is surely green - and black and yellow and red and every color of the rainbow.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

RollingStone

Kiss, Dave Matthews, Justin Timberlake Headlining Yahoo! Screen Shows

Yahoo! Screen will begin broadcasting concerts by the likes of Justin Timberlake , Kiss , Wiz Khalifa and more on its Yahoo! Live channel , with the help of concert promoter Live Nation, which will be viewable for free.

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Related Topix: Tennessee, Iceland, World News, Pop/Rock, Panic! at the Disco, Music, Entertainment

Evening Times

Griffiths can fire Celtic into Champions League

IT WILL be very interesting to see how attack-minded a side Ronny Deila goes with in Iceland on Tuesday.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

ChartAttack

PREMIERE: Ken Park's lush "Stay At Mine," plus...

You Think About It Too Much , last winter in Berlin, blending analogue synths with a sound influenced by the club world he's recently found himself in .

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National Public Radio

'Land Ho!' Takes An Agreeable Stroll Through Familiar And Unfamiliar Terrain

In a more market-driven neighborhood of the movie business, Martha Stephens and Aaron Katz's comedy about two retired gents let loose on Iceland would surely be released under the title Geezers Do Geysers .

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