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Happier Than A Billionaire: An Acre in Paradise
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 79,910. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Bed & Breakfast, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
As Seen On HGTV. Nadine Hays Pisani—author of the best-selling Happier Than a Billionaire series—takes you on a hilarious journey while trying to build a bed & breakfast in Costa Rica. In her distinct comedic style, she shares her frustrating yet funny experiences of building a home in a country known for taking its sweet time.
A Year of Days
Price: Free! Words: 12,050. Language: American English. Published: November 29, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
Through this evocative collection of poems we spend a year with poet James Just, his wife Irina, and their two dogs in the mountains of Costa Rica.
Sketches of Poás
Price: Free! Words: 930. Language: American English. Published: November 29, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
Sketches of Poás follows James Just's first book of poems, A Year of Days. Sketches of Poás is a collection of whimsical poems about the community living on the slopes of Volcán Poás - birds, reptiles, insects, dogs, humans too - all sharing a magical place of coffee fields and forests, wind and rain, sun and stars, in tropical Costa Rica.
Meanders
Price: Free! Words: 5,450. Language: American English. Published: November 29, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
Forty years in the writing, Jame's Just's poem Meanders takes us on a journey of the heart and spirit. Through Northern California and Oregon, Europe and Central America, we share the adventure of the path to becoming human.
Three Trips to Costa Rica
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 28,330. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Enjoy reliving one couple’s experience with three separate trips to both the Quepos, Manual Antonio and the Arenal, La Fortuna areas of Coast Rica. These trips encompassed both rainy and dry seasons over eight years. Many things stayed the same and many were different, but we always found a friendly country with a lot to say about ecology, peace, and responsibility for the environment.
Hoagie & Katie
Price: Free! Words: 8,050. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Fiction » Children’s books » Readers / Chapter Books
Hoagie finds himself in a strange world after his hamster ball rolls a bit too far from home. Adventure ensues as Hoagie makes an unlikely friendship with Katie, the capybara, who has also wandered away from her family. The two embark on a journey that leads them through wonder, danger, and surprise as they meet a memorable roster of characters as they search for home.
Costa Rica: Remarkable Tales from this Super Vacation Spot
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,430. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2017 by James J. Brodell. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » History » Latin America / Central America
A.M. Costa Rica, the Central American country’s English language newspaper, celebrates its 16th anniversary with a compilation of original news reports geared to the needs of foreigners living here and those elsewhere with personal or business interests in this vacation paradise. Each seeks to tell something new or original about the vacation and retirement mecca.
The Dark Side of Pura Vida: Murder, Betrayal, Abduction and Revenge in the Vacation Paradise
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 26,930. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
Retired baseball player Jack Patterson becomes suspicious after his younger sister dies in a Pacific Ocean rip tide while on vacation in Costa Rica. Jack has to go there to find answers to troubling questions. But soon he is hijacked by a gang of avengers led by an icy Costa Rican-American woman who carries twin pistols strapped to her chest. Jack soon helps uncover a web of corruption and greed.
Interview with an Expat: Costa Rica, Learn About Costa Rica from Real Expats!
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 16,600. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Thinking about Costa Rica as your new home? "Ticos" are some of the nicest people in the world, not surprisingly since Costa Rica has been rated the #1 happiest country in the world by the Happy Planet Index. This book will help you decide whether or not to take the plunge.
Your Complete Costa Rica Expat Retirement Fugitive and Business Guide
You set the price! Words: 10,810. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Personal finance / retirement planning
This Costa Rica guide will help you: Get all the essential up-to-date trends, personal stories from expatriates, an insight of the mentality of the “Tico", profound immigration information, business ideas for Costa Rica, real estate knowledge, from importing products to healthcare, basically all the essential information you need to start over in Costa Rica