The tradition of reading Gunnar Gunnarsson's story about Benedikt searching for sheeps and for himself in the mountains is growing. As usually Advent (The Good Shepherd) will be read at Skriðuklaustur on 15th December at 14.00. Svanhildur Óskarsdóttir will do the reading in Icelandic and guests can enjoy the afternoon with beautiful story, coffee and cookies. At the same time the story will be read in Reykjavik by the Writer's association at Dyngjuvegur 8. The reading starts there at 13.30. In Moscow, at the Icelandic embassy the Russian actor Veniamin Smekhov will read Advent on Saturday 14th December. And the traditional reading by the German actor Matthias Scherwenikas at the Icelandic embassy in Berlin was on 1st December.