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Speaking English with My Father
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 69,340. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
When 27-year-old Eun Pahk moves from Seoul, South Korea to Los Angeles to work and live with her father, a workaholic executive, she’s hoping to get to know him after years of distance between them--before it’s too late. Eun navigates the corporate workplace on her own, making friends among co-workers, discovering romance, and struggling with the complications of being the boss’s daughter
Peace Like a Monkey: And Other Tales of Life in Tanzania
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 30,680. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
In her collection of essays, Peace Like a Monkey, Marya Plotkin brings her experience living and working in Tanzania home to the U.S. Her humor, empathy, tenderness, and insight bring East Africa to life for readers.
Julie & Kishore
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,120. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome, Fiction » Romance » General
Julie – a Kiwi girl, a red headed, freckle faced, plain Jane longed to wear a white wedding dress and see her handsome groom waiting for her as she took her walk up the aisle. She was waiting to find her Mr Right – then she met and fell for Kishore...
Palawan Story
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 70,580. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
Under the cover of darkness, Kim, a young girl, is put by her mother on a crowded fishing boat to escape Vietnam. The derelict boat drifts for two weeks on the South China Sea before reaching Palawan, a refugee camp in the Philippines. There, an American immigration officer mistakes Kim for a sponsored orphan with the same name and sends her to America.
All Relationships and Therapy are Multi-Cultural- Family and Cross-Cultural Complications
Series: Principles of Therapy, Book 10. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,750. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychotherapy / couples & family, Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychotherapy / counseling
Therapy is inherently cross-cultural among clients & w/ therapists. Challenging family experiences are comparable to culture for demographically mismatched AND matched intimates. Problematic approaches, including existential annihilation ignoring culture are presented along w/ practical approaches addressing therapeutic roadblocks using strategies based on expression areas of cultural differences.
Healthcare for Immigrants and Refugees
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,870. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Family health, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This is the second book in the "Dimensions of Culture Healthcare Series." This book looks at what health care professionals need to know to provide culturally responsive care to immigrants and refugees to the United States. The psychosocial experience of immigrants, medical consultation best practices, and special topics related to refugee children are addressed.
The BuddhaPest
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 48,310. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Mafia, Suicide, Murder ... The BuddhaPest mixes a combination of cross-cultural mishaps with a healthy dose of international intrigue to create a teen mystery that only a third culture kid could solve.
Fusion Entrepreneurs: Cross-Cultural Execs and Companies Revolutionizing the Global Economy
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 83,590. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management and human resources, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » International business
Fusion Entrepreneurs explores the many business and cultural mega-forces dramatically changing the 21st century global economy. At the heart of this epic transformation are fusion entrepreneurs, a rising breed of cross-cultural leader that includes JetBlue founder David Neeleman, AT&T Mobility CEO Ralph de la Vega, Renault-Nissan CEO Carlos Ghosn, IBM venture chief Claudia Fan Munce, and others.
Inside The Twilight Zone
You set the price! Words: 61,230. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2009. Categories: Essay » Sociology
Inside The Twilight Zone represents an unorthodox and philosophical view of the world at the beginning of the 21st century, from the unique and austere perspective of someone who has lived through the Nigerian variant of the twilight zone. You will find nuggets of profound wit and latent wisdom in this collection of fascinating back-to-the-future essays, spanning almost a decade.