On the Christmas Eve 2007 All Things Considered
radio program, reviewer Lynn Neary spoke with Laura Miller of Salon.com and blogger Mark Sarvas of The Elegant Variation
about which books from 2007 should not be missed. Included was The Far Traveler
by Nancy Marie Brown.
The book tells the story of Gudred, a female Viking explorer who traveled to Greenland, Iceland, Rome and Newfoundland and eventually settled in Iceland.
To read the review, follow the "original article" link below, then scroll down to the bottom of the page.