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Summary: After their mother is burned at the stake for withchcraft, Margit and her sister, Katla, flee across Iceland. Reaching a remote farm, Katla casts a spell on its young widower, Johann, and soon the two are wed, to the dismay of his suspicious son, Jonas.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Rhino Home Video 2002

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1 available in Foreign DVDs, Call number: DVD FOREIGN JUN

Summary: Lonely Planet's Iceland's Ring Road is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Watch luminous blue icebergs drift serenely through the Jokulsarlon lagoon on their way out to sea, explore Reykjavik's culture and coffeehouses, and catch puffins playing on black sand beaches on the less-visited east coast - all with your...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Lonely Planet 2019

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Summary: When the team's most popular and sexy soccer star admits he is gay, he is suspended by the team. He joings a gang of other gay players, and the Eleven Men Out keep winning games on their march to the championship.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Genius Products, Inc. 2008

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1 available in TC Film Fest DVDs, Call number: DVD TCFF ELE

Arnaldur Indridason

Summary: "A man is found murdered in a small apartment in Reykjavík, shot in the head with a pistol. The police's attention is immediately drawn to the foreign soldiers who are on every street corner in the summer of 1941. So begins officers Flóvent and Thorson's investigation, which will lead them down a path darker than either of them expected, and force them to reckon with their own demons"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Minotaur Books 2018

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ARN

Symington, Andy

Summary: Discover the freedom of open roads with Lonely Planet Iceland's Ring Road Road Trips, your passport to uniquely encountering Iceland by car. Featuring five amazing road trips, plus up-to-date advice on the destinations you'll visit along the way, you'll discover bubbling geothermal springs, see the Golden Circle's exploding geysers and chase the northern lights around Reykjavik; all with your...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Lonely Planet Publications Pty Ltd 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 914.9 ICE

Summary: Chronicles the efforts of nature photographer James Balog to document the receding of the Solheim glacier in Iceland, a consequence of climate change and global warming, in which strategically placed cameras would take one picture every hour for three years.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Docuramafilms 2013

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1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC CHA

Ragnar Jónasson

Summary: "Easter weekend is approaching, and snow is gently falling in Siglufjoerdur, the northernmost town in Iceland, as crowds of tourists arrive to visit the majestic ski slopes. Ari Thor Arason is now a police inspector, but he's separated from his girlfriend, who lives in Sweden with their three-year-old son. A family reunion is planned for the holiday, but a violent blizzard is threatening and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Orenda Books 2020

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC RAG
1 available in Browsing Hot Titles, Call number: HOT TITLE

Summary: In a secluded valley in Iceland, Gummi and Kiddi live side by side, tending to their sheep. Their ancestral sheep-stock is considered one of the country's best and the two brothers are repeatedly awarded for their prized rams who carry an ancient lineage. Although they share the land and a way of life, Gummi and Kiddi have not spoken to each other in four decades. When a lethal disease suddenly...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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1 available in TC Film Fest DVDs, Call number: DVD TCFF RAM

Arnaldur Indriðason

Summary: In a flat near Reykjavik city center, a young man lies dead in a pool of blood although there are no signs of a break-in or any struggle. A purple shawl, found under the bed, gives off a strong and unusual aroma. A vial of narcotics found in the victim's pocket among other clues soon lead Erlendur's colleagues down a trail of hidden violence, psychological brutality and of wrongs that will...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2012

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC ARN

Sigur Rós (Musical group)

Contents: Sigur Rós -- Dögun -- Hún jörð-- -- Leit að lífi -- Myrkur -- 18 sekúndur fyrir sólarupprás -- Hafssól -- Veröld ný og óð -- Von -- Mistur -- Syndir guðs (opinberun frelsarans) -- Rukrym.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Smekkleysa 1997

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD POP/ROCK SIG

Arnaldur Indridason

Summary: "A deeply compassionate story of old crimes and their consequences, The Shadow District is the first in a thrilling new series by internationally bestselling author Arnaldur Indridason. THE PAST In wartime Reykjavik, a young woman is found strangled in 'the shadow district', a rough and dangerous area of the city. An Icelandic detective and a member of the American military police are on the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Minotaur Books, an imprint of St. Martin's Press 2017

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: HOT TITLE

Reid, Eliza

Summary: "Iceland is the best place on earth to be a woman-but why? For the past twelve years, the World Economic Forum's Global Gender Gap Report has ranked Iceland number one on its list of countries closing the gap in equality between men and women. What is itabout Iceland that makes many women's experience there so positive? Why has their society made such meaningful progress in this ongoing battle,...

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2022

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Sjón

Summary: An elusive fox leads a hunter on a transformative quest, while a naturalist endeavors to build a life for a young woman with Down syndrome whom he rescued from a shipwreck years earlier.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2013

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Fufanu (Musical group)

Contents: Sports -- Gone for more -- Tokyo -- White pebbles -- Just me -- Liability -- Bad rockets -- Synching in -- Your pool -- Restart.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD POP/ROCK FUF

Sigur Rós (Musical group)

Contents: Gobbledigook (4:05) -- Inni mer syngur vitleysingur (3:05) -- Góðan daginn (5:15) -- Við spilum endalaust (3:33) -- Festival (9:24) -- Með suð i eyrum (4:56) -- Ára bátur (8:57) -- Illgresi (4:13) -- Fljótavik (3:49) -- Straumnes (2:01) -- All alright (6:21).

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: XL Records 2008

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2 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD POP/ROCK SIG

Gottlieb, Jenna

Summary: "Iceland resident Jenna Gottlieb reveals the local secrets of her adopted country, from the colorful galleries and humming restaurants of Reykjavik the stunning fjords of East Iceland. Gottlieb recommends unique trip ideas like 'Reykjavik: The Urban Experience,' 'Long Weekend in Iceland,' and 'Countryside Adventures.' Complete with detailed information on glacier hiking in Skaftafell national...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Avalon Travel 2016

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 914 ICE

Kaleo (Musical group : Iceland)

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Summary: Firmly a phenomenon in their home country of Iceland, the four-piece band Kaleo is set to descend upon foreign shores in 2015, bringing their gorgeous blend of folk, blues, country, and rock to a wider mainstream audience in America. Their isolated heritage inspires a unique take on familiar sonic elements, resulting in diversity and freedom on each and every breathtaking track.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD POP/ROCK KAL

Ragnar Jónasson

Summary: "Young policeman Ari Thór tries to solve a 50-year-old murder when new evidence surfaces. But the case proves difficult in a town where no one wants to know the truth, where secrets are a way of life. He's assisted by Ísrún, a news reporter in Reykjavik who is investigating an increasingly chilling case of her own. Things take a sinister turn when a child goes missing in broad daylight. With a...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Minotaur Books 2019

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC RAG

Ridpath, Michael.

Summary: On loan to the Icelandic Police Force, former Boston detective Magnus Jonson is forced to confront difficult truths about his father's murder while investigating rumors about a priceless ancient manuscript.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Minotaur Books 2010

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC RID

Summary: Halla is a fifty-year-old independent woman. But behind the scenes of a quiet routine, she leads a double life as a passionate environmental activist. Known to others only by her alias 'The Woman of the Mountain,' Halla secretly wages a one-woman-war on the local aluminum industry.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

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1 available in Foreign DVDs, Call number: DVD FOREIGN WOM

Bilski, Tory

Summary: "A wondrous story of adventure and friendship featuring a group of women who ride Icelandic horses. Each June, Tory Bilski meets up with fellow women travelers in Reykjavik where they head to northern Iceland, near the Greenland Sea. They escape their ordinary lives to live an extraordinary one at a horse farm perched at the edge of the world. If only for a short while. When they first came to...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Large Print 2019

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP 636.16 BIL

Ragnar Jónasson

Summary: The body of a young Russian woman washes up on an Icelandic shore. After a cursory investigation, the death is declared a suicide and the case is quietly closed. Over a year later Detective Inspector Hulda Hermannsdóttir of the Reykjavík police is forced into early retirement at 64. She dreads the loneliness, and the memories of her dark past that threaten to come back to haunt her. But before...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Minotaur Books 2018

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC RAG

Ragnar Jónasson

Summary: "With the dark arctic winter closing in on a quiet fishing village in Northern Iceland, a policeman is murdered and it falls to Ari Thór Arason to piece together a puzzle that involves tangled local politics, a compromised new mayor, and a psychiatric ward in Reykjavik where someone is being held against their will"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: LP FIC JON

Ridpath, Michael.

Summary: Generations after two boys witness a haunting act in the Icelandic lava fields, a grassroots revolution sparked by the economic crisis of 2009 challenges Magnus Jonson to unravel a web of conspirators who are killing off bankers and politicians.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Minotaur Books 2012

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC RID

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