Books tagged: expat life

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The Forest of Sincerity
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 23,200. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2011 by Knights Hill Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
The volunteer group JuKyo patrolled Japan’s oldest forest, trying to prevent suicides. Pretty idealistic for a bunch of metalheads. But it all fell apart when one by one, they died mysteriously. Now Lily, an expat American bartender, is the last one left. She thinks she knows what killed her friends. And it’s coming for her. The music she loves may be her last hope... Novella (15,500 words).
More Postcards From Across the Pond
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,180. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
More Postcards From Across the Pond is a welcome continuation of the adventures of an accidental expat. These wry and witty glimpses into the everyday life of an American, who—through no fault of his own—found himself living on the other side of the Atlantic, are certain to delight and amuse.
Sparrow Swift Kick (International Intrigue)
Series: Escaping Tyranny eXpat ePulps, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 5,260. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
Swift Kick is #3 in the intentional Intrigue series. Included are four new Sparrow Swift stories of escape and liberation. One of these stories can be yours. This is pulp fiction: people, places, and events. It's a coincidence these short stories seem familiar and you want to act now while you still have time. Where people are trapped in a web of unjust law, a swift sparrow can break the web.
Singing the Lord’s Songs in a Foreign Land; Biblical Reflections for Expatriates
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 21,220. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
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This book of reflections offers biblical insight into those feelings and questions that expatriates have while living in a foreign land.
Best of Blog in France
Price: Free! Words: 58,940. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(5.00)
Five years ago in 2006 we left our large, brand new house in Co. Cork, which we’d built ourselves, for a two-hundred-year-old hovel in Creuse, France. Why, oh why? We wanted to change our lives and we've certainly done that. I began my blog detailing our experiences in 2009 and it's become very popular. Here's a selection of entries from its first two years arranged January to December.
Love in Japan: Coming Clean and Four More Ways of F**king Up
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 97,960. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2011 by Knights Hill Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
A collection of novellas about women on the wrong side of the world. Felicity Savage's LOVE IN JAPAN draws on the author's experience as an expat in Japan to paint devastating portraits of five women grappling with a foreign culture and their own desires. From a grotty Tokyo hostess club to the hinterlands of China, LOVE IN JAPAN lays bare the seamy underbelly of the Far East. Length: 360 pages.
A Brit in the Boonies
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 6,530. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
A collection of humorous short articles selected from writer and British expat Helen Leggatt’s column in the Malvern News – a local newspaper distributed in rural Canterbury, New Zealand. The 20 articles reveal how life in New Zealand can be a challenge, despite being viewed as "Little Britain".
Expatriate Insights - Dissertations on International Living and Deep Comparative Culture Analyses
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 144,020. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural
Dissertations on Expatriate Living and Comparative Culture Analyses by Ladislav, an Expatriate Expert and Chief Advisor of HappierAbroad.com, considered "The Socrates of Expatriate Living".
On the Move
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 5,370. Language: Canadian English. Published: July 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Canadian Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
This is a collection of some of my most recent poems written from 2007 to 2010 published in 2012, a period of great transition in my life. It includes the four poems created for my first novel, Camelia in Winter. They cover a range of topics and themes but mostly address personal struggle in a sea of change.The January, 2014 version, includes some political poems on the theme of displacement.
Vodkaberg: Nine Years in Russia
Series: English Teacher X: The Burnout Trilogy, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 119,490. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
In the year 2000, English Teacher X moved to the bankrupt, frozen, desolate country of Russia, seeking a quiet life. Instead, he found himself the center of attention of the gorgeous, sexy, amoral, and abundant female population of the city of Vodkaberg. At first bewildered and uncomfortable with the attention, he soon found himself staying far longer than he had planned, and longer than was wise.