Posts tagged with ‘Norway’

The Ice Palace by Tarjei Vesaas

I’ve just read two books for the Read The World challenge; one of them,¬†Life in the Republic of the Marshall Islands, represents the downside¬†of the challenge. It was somewhat interesting, but to be honest, reading it felt like doing homework. And there have been quite a few books which were either boring or just embarrassingly […]


BBC NEWS | UK | Scotland | Edinburgh, East and Fife | New military honour for penguin 'A penguin who is a Colonel-in-Chief of the Norwegian Army is set to be bestowed with a new military honour.' ( tags: penguins Norway army )