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Dear Agatha, Bad Advice From Paradise
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 27,740. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Absurd advice columnist Agatha Callie spent years on the Paradise Island of Bali where she wrote a popular satirical column. For over thirty years the island has been a magnet for expats foolishly seeking the ultimate earthly paradise. Being a recovering expat fool in Paradise herself, Agatha knows just the kind of advice these people need.
Trail Magic: Lost in Crawford Notch
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 117,340. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2009. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Teenager Angie Jackson, whose family runs a campground in rugged Crawford Notch in New Hampshire’s White Mountains, must find 4-year old Melanie who is lost in the surrounding wilderness. In a strange twist of fate, she gets help from 1941.
Climbing St. Friday: A Coming-of-Age Story
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,310. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Climbing St. Friday is a poignant, nostalgic look at the 1970s adventures of a young Greek-American girl who is sent by her parents from a small town in the Midwest to Athens, Greece, for a year of college. As she spreads her wings in the land that introduced democratic ideals to the world, she does so against the backdrop of a country recently taken over by an oppressive military regime.
Teaching Abroad: an alternative life
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 69,680. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Teaching Abroad combines travelogue, cultural description and teaching tips into a memoir giving a first hand account of what it's like to teach and earn a living overseas. The journey takes us from Central Europe to Oman, from Micronesia to East Asia. As creative nonfiction, it reminds us that success is not a destination; it is a journey.
Where Are My Children? The True Story of a Mother Who Risked Her Life to Rescue Her Kidnapped Children
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,860. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking
It was a mother's worst nightmare: her husband had kidnapped their children and taken them thousands of miles away to his native Bolivia. Cassie tried to get help from the FBI, the State Department, even the Bolivian government. No one seemed to care. So she decided to take matters into her own hands. This is the dramatic, deeply personal account of her odyssey to bring her children home.
Expatriate Insights - Dissertations on International Living and Deep Comparative Culture Analyses
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 144,020. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Dissertations on Expatriate Living and Comparative Culture Analyses by Ladislav, an Expatriate Expert and Chief Advisor of HappierAbroad.com, considered "The Socrates of Expatriate Living".
Happier Abroad: Why You Will Have A Better Love and Life Beyond America (International Dating, Foreign Women, Expat Living, Travel)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 326,470. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dating
Your Ultimate Inspiration for International Dating and Living. 700+ pages of intellectual essays, compelling arguments, reasons, facts, photos, comparisons, testimonials and quotes from all over the world on the Dating, Social, Mental Health and Freedom benefits beyond America that the US media will never tell you about. An eye-opening oasis of liberating truths you won't find anywhere else!
Journal of Alien #25: A Painter in Pakistan
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 59,650. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
This book is from my journal about setting up house in Islamabad, Pakistan. My husband and I had to register at the Foreigners Police Station and were assigned numbers. I am Canadian Alien # 25. This book tells about my adventures as a woman painter in Pakistan.
Thoughtful Holiday Shopping for Expats Just Got Easier
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Price: Free! Words: 2,230. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Weddings » Wedding planning and checklists
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!
Teaching Abroad: Making the Move To and From ESL Teaching
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 23,240. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
You’re looking at this book because you’re thinking of teaching abroad, are already overseas teaching ESL or TEFL, or you’re back home wondering what to do now. Making the move to being an ESL teacher is great – you’re excited about new people, places and experiences. So what do you need to know to succeed? This book will tell you what you need to know to teach ESL and then come home.