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Heads Above Water: Staying Afloat in France
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,990. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Heads Above Water is the lively account of our first years as expats in France. With three kids aged 5, 12 and 14 we arrived full of excitement from Ireland ready to get to grips with living in our new country. The plan was to run a gite and carp fishery but somehow we got sidetracked into llama trekking too. Follow our adventures in tackling schools, bureaucracy, the weather and Frenchness!
30,000 B.C. Chronicles: Bordeaux
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 118,040. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Shipwrecked in the wild Paleolithic with their modern tools and weapons turning to dust, time travelers from the year 2233 go native to survive. Matthew Thayer’s 30,000 B.C. Chronicles series begins with Bordeaux, an action tale of love and exploration in a prehistoric world. Strong women, brave men, despicable villains, the characters rise to meet many challenges.
30,000 B.C. Chronicles: Tuscany
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 129,360. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Tuscany is the second book in the 30,000 B.C. Chronicles, an action series of love and exploration in a world dominated by mammoth and wolf pack. Time travelers from the dried-out, over-populated year of 2233 are shipwrecked on a European continent that is a sea of green. Forced to join Cro-Magnon clans to survive, the modern travelers find that many of life’s questions and challenges are eternal.
Letters Home: The Story of an Air Force Wife
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 56,010. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » War
In the 1970's, Glenda met the love of her life, Michael, a Sgt. in the Air Force. She left her family and all that was familiar to follow him to Italy where they married. During the next eight years, they were sent to Italy and Germany where their lives were filled with adventure, travel, hardships, and homesickness as they experienced the magic of Europe together.
Letters From Paris
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,980. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » Family history
This is a short personal history in the form of letters written by my mother while we lived in France for a year and a half in 1959 and '60. As the editor, I've added a few comments and clarifications, but for the most part, the letters tell, all by themselves, an interesting narrative of a young woman, wife, and mother struggling to raise a family of three young children in an unfamiliar setting.
Journey To: Europe - 10 Days on a $2,000 Budget
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,500. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Budget
Travel to Europe for 10 days on a $2,000 (USD) budget. This book is for the self-motivated traveler who wants to plan their own trip and travel their own way. By using the information in this book you can easily take a 10 day trip to Europe, enjoy clean and comfortable lodging, have wonderful dining experiences, see museums, cathedrals, and historic sites all within a $2,000 (USD) budget.
Ireland for Focksakes
Price: Free! Words: 3,550. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
A short trip to Ireland that felt more familiar than foreign to an American observer. A quirky California yard sale prior to the narrator's unlikely move to Bulgaria. These are two stories in a larger collection of humorous travel stories called "Americano Abroad," now available on Amazon.com.
The Cruelty
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 113,560. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
When her father is kidnapped, 17-year-old Gwendolyn Bloom sets off across the dark underbelly of Europe to rescue him. As she journeys from the slums of Paris, to the nightclubs of Berlin, to the violent heart of the most feared crime family in Prague, she finds herself embroiled in a brutal world of arms smuggling and human trafficking.
Study Abroad: The Book of Jobe
Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 53,180. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Multicultural education
Somewhere along the line the critics labeled "Study Abroad: The Book of Jobe" entertaining and a "Must Read". Universities across the country have begun requiring all students who wish to apply for a study abroad program to pick up this book. Although I do not think my work should be the only resource, I do know the anxiety and feelings that capture us before traveling overseas.
Where's Koszalin? Teaching English Abroad
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 64,160. Language: Canadian English. Published: June 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European
Join a mature woman’s journey first year teaching English. The writer says, 'this is the book I would have loved to read before I began my teaching journey overseas.' Single with an empty nest seeking adventure and travel; teaching English in foreign lands seemed exciting. Was it?