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Waiting for the Lady
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 111,690. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2012 by HeavenLakePress. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » Asian
Sloan Wolcott, an American expat in Bangkok, a part-time art dealer and smuggler and a full-time rogue, comes into possession of a camera belonging to a Japanese newspaper reporter killed in a suspicious car crash. Inside the camera, he finds several images of the Lady, Aung San Suu Kyi, one of her riding in an automobile with a bullet hole in the rear window and one lone picture of a mysterious..
Thoughtful Holiday Shopping for Expats Just Got Easier
Price: Free! Words: 2,230. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Weddings » Wedding planning and checklists, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
Just because you've moved overseas doesn't mean you don't face the holidays back home. In fact, you now probably have two sets of holidays. Despite the urge to just forget those birthdays, anniversaries, weddings and showers back home, you know they must be recognized. With the onset of Etsy, a unique source of handmade gifts worldwide, shopping from a distance just became a whole lot easier!
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!
To Hellas and Back
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 90,620. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
My Modern-Day Greek Tragedy: A funny, moving true story of a woman following the love of her life to the ends of the earth, only to lose her mind!
How To Survive Reverse Culture Shock: Understand It, Feel Better and Get Your Life Back! Workbook Edition
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,040. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Essay » Sociology
the guide to making your transition back home easier, full of resources for you to know exactly how reverse culture shock works and what to do about it, to feel better with stories of people who returned home and to empower you to feel good and normal again. more than 42 ideas that helped others and 19 exercises for a hands on approach to your re-adaptation.
Kickstart My Heart
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 72,770. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A Carnival of Dating Disasters: An hilarious, raw account of separation and divorce en route to new love.
We 're off to Cyprus
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 27,300. Language: British English. Published: December 1, 2012 by POWER PUBLISHING. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
The pleasant adventures of a retiring couple that decide to live their best years of their remaining lives on a wonderful island in the mediterranean. Cyprus. They were familiar with the place. They went there for vacations in the past. But to relocate there? That was a dream...
A Broad Abroad in Iran, An Expat's Misadventures in the Land of Male Dominance
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 85,490. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
It’s July 1977, in Esfahan, Iran, one year before the bloody start of the revolution, and two years before the U.S. Embassy take-over, when expatriate Dodie Cross finds herself in a strange world, some­where between the Old Testament and the Space Age. Her life takes on twists and turns as she tries to acclimate to the soaring changes in temperature and altitude, culture and attitude.
People Like Us (Part II)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,050. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
"And then I shot him in the face. It was pretty ugly." Pause. "The scene, I mean, not his face..." Following a series of bad judgements, Nicolas Keszthelyi finds himself alone and pursued by the police in the depths of the French countryside. In a final attempt to secure his freedom, he writes to the police and lays out his side of the story.
How to Become a Nomadpreneur: An introduction to an uncommon lifestyle
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,150. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Small business and entrepreneurship
What if you could have the freedom to travel the world AND make money at the same time? What if your source of income didn’t depend on where you were physically located? Well, according to author and nomadpreneur, Walt Goodridge, that freedom is achievable! “Nomadpreneurs” have that freedom. A nomadpreneur is an individual whose income strategy allows him or her the freedom to travel and roam