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The Joys and Perils of Serving Abroad: Memoirs of a U.S Foreign Service Family
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 98,990. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2014 by MAP. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Diego's first overseas assignment was to Mexico, where he assisted jailed or troubled Americans and shipped dead Americans home, tasks that were "an effective introduction to the Foreign Service," he opines. Diego went on to assignments in Panama, Portugal, Brazil, and Venezuela, was appointed ambassador to Colombia and Brazil, and also served as Assistant Secretary of State for Consular Affairs.
Art Class and World Domination
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 124,340. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2012 by MAP. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Van Bueren has seen better days. But Miami is a great place to cool his heels and enjoy the benefits of hiding in secret as a party promoter to the hottest clubs. But he's about to learn the hard way what happens when you do a girl a favor. Van's going to need a full tank of high octane and help from a few friends to stay one step ahead of a gallery of goons. Buckle up, this one gets bumpy.
How I Toppled Western Civilization
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 152,800. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2011 by MAP. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
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Van Bueren is a man’s man. He likes scotch, long legs and Die Hard. He paints, he philanders and he loves bacon. The Pantheon has been working on project Paragon for a long time, and they need new talent, like Van. Apparently the math and science folks have got it all wrong. With the help of his bombshell assistant Evette, and his totally boss Mustang GT, Katie, can he save the day, and his car?
The Five Gringas
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,780. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2011 by MAP. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
For five American women associated with the US Embassy in Mexico, camaraderie begins with coffee, chocolate, and art shared in painting sessions during the early 1960's, and kept alive for decades via occasional rendezvous worldwide. A story of love, family, heartbreak, mystery, betrayal, espionage, and grace in the face of tragedy.
Finding Home - A Journey to Belong
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,710. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2011 by MAP. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
For a hungry, cold and lonely street urchin, the terms 'home' and 'belonging' hold little meaning. Journey with young Litenya and his self-appointed companion, Daansar, as the monk brings these words to life, while pursuing a quest to bring balance and harmony to the Universe. Children 9 to 99 will find comfort in Dianne's well written words of wisdom, and Jennifer's brilliant illustrations.
Diplomats & Terrorists - Or: How I Survived a 61-day Cocktail Party
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 103,380. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2011 by MAP. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
American Ambassador Diego Asencio bravely reconstructs his 61 days of captivity in Bogota, Colombia, with many other diplomats who were held by Colombia's M-19 guerrilla organization. This book is a rare look at how the captive diplomats played a large role in securing freedom. It is also testimony that, given time and effort, the honest practice of conflict resolution can bring positive results.


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