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Heads Above Water: Staying Afloat in France
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,990. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Heads Above Water is the lively account of our first years as expats in France. With three kids aged 5, 12 and 14 we arrived full of excitement from Ireland ready to get to grips with living in our new country. The plan was to run a gite and carp fishery but somehow we got sidetracked into llama trekking too. Follow our adventures in tackling schools, bureaucracy, the weather and Frenchness!
Letters Home: The Story of an Air Force Wife
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 56,010. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » War
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In the 1970's, Glenda met the love of her life, Michael, a Sgt. in the Air Force. She left her family and all that was familiar to follow him to Italy where they married. During the next eight years, they were sent to Italy and Germany where their lives were filled with adventure, travel, hardships, and homesickness as they experienced the magic of Europe together.
Letters From Paris
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,980. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » Family history
This is a short personal history in the form of letters written by my mother while we lived in France for a year and a half in 1959 and '60. As the editor, I've added a few comments and clarifications, but for the most part, the letters tell, all by themselves, an interesting narrative of a young woman, wife, and mother struggling to raise a family of three young children in an unfamiliar setting.
Journey To: Europe - 10 Days on a $2,000 Budget
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,500. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Budget
Travel to Europe for 10 days on a $2,000 (USD) budget. This book is for the self-motivated traveler who wants to plan their own trip and travel their own way. By using the information in this book you can easily take a 10 day trip to Europe, enjoy clean and comfortable lodging, have wonderful dining experiences, see museums, cathedrals, and historic sites all within a $2,000 (USD) budget.
Study Abroad: The Book of Jobe
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 53,180. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Multicultural education
Somewhere along the line the critics labeled "Study Abroad: The Book of Jobe" entertaining and a "Must Read". Universities across the country have begun requiring all students who wish to apply for a study abroad program to pick up this book. Although I do not think my work should be the only resource, I do know the anxiety and feelings that capture us before traveling overseas.
Where's Koszalin? Teaching English Abroad
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 64,160. Language: Canadian English. Published: June 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European
Join a mature woman’s journey first year teaching English. The writer says, 'this is the book I would have loved to read before I began my teaching journey overseas.' Single with an empty nest seeking adventure and travel; teaching English in foreign lands seemed exciting. Was it?
The Buddhist Coffee House
Price: Free! Words: 37,850. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / existentialism
Trying to escape troubles at home, the author searches for a calm tea drinking place where he thinks everyone speak his language. What he finds, however, are dangerous roundabout, Buddhists women, wizards, drunk elves, 100 women in wedding dresses, pagans obsessed with rock circles, a strange language called English and some very expensive coffee...
Sylvia and the Gender-bending Detectives
Price: Free! Words: 20,070. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The sequel to The Strangely Surreal Adventures of Sylvia Smetana, Sylvia and the Gender-bending Detectives follows the mysterious trail of the Etruscans to Tuscany in Italy, tracing their origins outside Italy and their lasting impact on the layout of some of Europe's most beautiful cities, including Prague. This quest is also one of personal liberation for Cole and his uncle.