Increase Your Book Hoard πŸ“™+πŸ“š = πŸ˜

I love books. I am an avid bibliophile with a serious literary habit. As such, I just love the tradition in Iceland called the Jolabokaflod (Yule Book Flood) where people buy books for themselves, and as gifts.

The tradition originated during World War II when foreign imports were restricted, but paper was cheap. Iceland’s population was not large enough to support a year-round publishing industry. In Iceland one of 10 Icelanders will publish a book in their lifetime, and one of the hallmark signs that the yule season is approaching is when the Icelandic Bokatidindi (a catalogue of all the new books) is delivered for free to each Icelandic residence. So the frenzy begins!

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About ganglerisgrove

Galina Krasskova has been a Heathen priest since 1995. She holds a Masters in Religious Studies (2009), a Masters in Medieval Studies (2019), has done extensive graduate work in Classics including teaching Latin, Roman History, and Greek and Roman Literature for the better part of a decade, and is currently pursuing a PhD in Theology. She is the managing editor of Walking the Worlds journal and has written over thirty books on Heathenry and Polytheism including "A Modern Guide to Heathenry" and "He is Frenzy: Collected Writings about Odin." In addition to her religious work, she is an accomplished artist who has shown all over the world and she currently runs a prayer card project available at wyrdcuriosities.etsy.com.

Posted on November 29, 2019, in Book News, Uncategorized and tagged , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 1 Comment.

  1. I saw a Meme that read: “It’s not hoarding if it’s books”. I agree! ^_^

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