Books tagged: expatriates

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Africa, Africa!
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,020. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2011 by Cune Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » History » Africa
Africa, Africa! is a tour de force by a distinguished writer. It is powerful and sometimes chilling in its emotional landscapes, accurately conveying the disorientation and dislocation of Africa during the consolidation of local rule. Yet the book is also filled with one-of-a-kind characters and jaw-dropping events thinly disguised as fiction.
Delicate Wedding
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 50,890. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
With his younger son's wedding approaching, Frederick Adelson decides to try and persuade his dissolute and detached older son, Elias, to join the family at the wedding after a long separation. Frederick sends two old friends of Elias, who ineffectively try to work on Elias while the rest of the family prepares for the upcoming celebration.
Sparrow Swift Wind (personal sovereignty)
Series: Escaping Tyranny eXpat ePulps, Book 7. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 5,420. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Educational, Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
Finding a new country can have highs and lows. Sparrow Swift, an expatriation consultant, knows and tells expat stories. Escape before your human rights are denied. Escape just before doom. Escape to have fun. Escape with Sparrow Swift.
Sparrow Swift Twist (personal sovereignty)
Series: Escaping Tyranny eXpat ePulps, Book 8. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 5,200. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Escape with Sparrow Swift. "Our knowledge is limited, our abilities seem inadequate, we see ourselves as small insects -- we cope by being serious about the crack in the sidewalk where we were born. We ignore limitless potential within a wondrous world. Exit and fly, you are the dragon. Dragon!" Allan R. Wallace
The Real Midnight In Paris: A History of the Expatriate Writers in Paris That Made Up the Lost Generation
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,570. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Woody Allen made the glamour of Paris in the twenties magical in Midnight In Paris—but was that really the case? The Lost Generation made up one of the most fascinating, eccentric, and diverse group of writers ever known—Ernest Hemmingway, James Joyce, F. Scott Fitzgerald, Ezra Pound, and so many more collectively made up this artistic period in time.
Home Business For Expat Wives: Building a Successful Home Business Even While Living Overseas
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 30,300. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Professional development, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Home-based businesses
Home Business For Expat Wives: Building a Successful Home Business Even While Living Overseas - A complete guide for expatriate wives to starting and growing a successful home-based business Work through manual of 19 legitimate ways you can make money from home even while living overseas. Each fulfills the needs of the expatriate family and is completely portable should you need to relocate again
A Farewell in Paris
Series: European Political Novels, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 74,080. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Literature » War
"In this lively novel, Myers clearly demonstrates his familiarity with the intellectual culture of Paris in the 1920s." - Publishers Weekly Select review *** "Few places evoke nostalgia like the City of Light in the 1920s, and Myers doesn't skimp on the literary and historical details in his latest novel...encounters a bevy of famous writers and artists..." - Kirkus Reviews
Harajuku (+)
Price: Free! Words: 54,830. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » Literary
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Ritchie Ufuo, recent graduate of a Pennsylvania university, moves to Tokyo where he runs into the champagne-and-cocaine Soren Soutern. The louche, high-spending, high-octane group of Japan expats introduce a new world to him, but at what cost and to what outcome? Japan around the turn of the century, with ecstasy and cocaine flowing, and the future apparently limitless...
Oh Boy, It's Hot!
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 78,770. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2013 by The von Raesfeld Agency. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The mid 1970s witnessed huge wealth being amassed from the extraction of oil from deep below the shifting sands of the vast Arabian deserts. The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia underwent an amazing metamorphosis, unparalleled in human history. Chaos ruled! With lily white knees and flapping shorts, Robin Shea appeared in the Red Sea port of Jeddah to stake a claim in the oil boom.
Expats
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 71,250. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban
About EXPATS Every decade or so a previously forgotten tropical backyard flowers unexpectedly thanks to the discovery of gold, oil or cheap labor. Enlightened royals and savvy dictators attract investors and foreign companies to their domains. Growth figures – real or inflated – spread the lore of an economical miracle. Factories replace traditional farming fields. Skyscrapers rise amidst the cou