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The International Student's Guide to Studying in the United States
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 31,710. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2016 by Wayzgoose Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides -- Graduate School Guides, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
This guide addresses the broad range of questions international students ask about the U.S., with information on everything from what to pack for the trip to how to write papers to why networking is important for career success. Includes detailed, practical advice about culture, language, and the American university system. Suitable for undergraduate and graduate students.
Chimamanda Ngozi's Americanah Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 4,580. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes, Fiction » Literary collections » African
This is a summary of Chimamanda Ngozi's Americanah; A powerful, tender story of race and identity, Americanah explores the effects of American culture on the lives of Africans in the United States
Other Means
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,900. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
Caught between the needs of his own superpower, and those of the local tribe he's supposed to coordinate with, Captain Mahli of the Protectorate must find a way to push the war effort forward -- and his own career in the process.
Transitioning Effortlessly Between Cultures
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 34,660. Language: American English. Published: November 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology, Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
This reading will explore Culture Shock and Reverse Culture Shock; helping in detecting the symptoms, and walking through a series of steps for the purpose of overcoming the obstacles that may be felt at different stages. By using personal examples, concepts, and models, travellers will be able to overcome challenging situations and lead them to becoming a multicultural individual.
Jenny's Daughter
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 82,710. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2015 by The Electric Scroll. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Jaqi Wade, raised in depression-era California, wasn’t prepared for life in her new home, Brazil, but she managed. She’d been expecting surprises. The biggest surprise was how hard it was to come home again after twenty years!
A Thailand Diary Volume 2 July - December
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,590. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Essay » Sociology
The diary is a no holds barred account of the lifestyle and customs which you will find in the Land of Smiles. Matt Owens Rees does not hold back any punches in this candid look at the Thais and Thailand. He shows the paradise of Thailand as well as the bits no-one wants to talk about. Because authentic Thai people crop up regularly in the pages of the diary readers get a true view of the country
6th Grade Sound Wave
Price: Free! Words: 14,230. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » People & Places / Asia
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McJone's Foundry School Choir is to represent California in the Children's Choir Tournament in Beijing, China! The girls face challenges from jet lag to chopsticks. Will they be able to get over the culture shock in time to capture the championship in the Tournament?
TIA This Is Africa
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,690. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
In 1986, Peggy Walker and her family arrive in Africa to work for a relief and development organisation based in southern Sudan. Against the backdrop of an accelerating civil war and living in a third world culture, Peggy relates the heartwarming, the horrific and the humorous stories of the every day dramas in her own life and that of her family and co-workers, both expatriate and national.
Welcoming Your Indian Guests: A Practical Guide for Hospitality and Tourism
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 32,890. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business etiquette
“Welcoming Your Indian Guests: A Practical Guide for Hospitality and Tourism” is an easy-to-read introduction to the basics of Indian culture. It is designed for English-speaking audiences – including employers, friends, and hospitality industry professionals from small restaurants to large hotels. * Learn how to greet Indians without offending them, whether they are male or female, Hindu or Musl
Honor's Heir
Series: Erdemen Honor, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 96,410. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
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Back in the Erdemen royal palace, Kemen begins training Elathlo, the young Tarvil heir. His own life and love are finally peaceful. Elathlo, however, is terrified of Kemen and his future on the tundra, making him the perfect target to pressure in a plot against Hakan. Elathlo must face his fears and defy the traditions of his people if he hopes to be the leader his people need.