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An Endless Procession of Clouds
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 7,930. Language: American English. Published: December 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Female authors, Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
A selection of poems broaching mortality, abuse, redemption and identity, written under the ephemeral bodies of clouds. From the skies above New York to the storms over the west coast, the low, pensive clouds of Scandinavian autumn, to the deep grey twilights of the British Isles, these poems travel, wander, and explore the Self for meaning.
Total Immersion: Ten Years in France
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 80,170. Language: British English. Published: February 17, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Total Immersion shares with you the fun, faux pas and frustrations of the expat experience in rural France whilst running a business, bringing up children and generally grappling with life in a foreign language. It's the sequel to 'Heads Above Water: Staying Afloat in France'.
The Cult of Following Book 3
Price: Free! Words: 77,690. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
In the final book of The Cult of Following trilogy, Percy Field at last finds direction, deciding he has nothing to lose by sharing the opinion of those in awe of him. Raised up to the highest of heights, Singapore's five-foot way is a hard place to fall.
Living in Italy: the Real Deal - Hilarious Expat Adventures - 30% Preview
Price: Free! Words: 23,860. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Italian, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
This is the SNEAK PREVIEW: 30% of the full book! Would you dare to follow your dream and move or retire to Italy? Stef & Nico did, although their dog Sara had her doubts. Now from your comfortable armchair you can share in the hilarious & horrendous adventures they experienced when they moved to Italy to start a bed and breakfast. "A charmingly lighthearted recollection" Kirkus Reviews
Life After My Saucepans, Lifting the Lid on Living in the Dominican Republic
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 66,060. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2017 by Summertime Publishing & Springtime Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
In What About Your Saucepans? Lindsay de Feliz gave up marriage and a successful career in the UK to follow her dreams as a scuba diving instructor in the Dominican Republic. She met and married her Dominican man and went on an incredible adventure involving political corruption and being shot in her own home. Life After My Saucepans continues the incredible story.
Plan and Pack for Your Overseas Move
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 29,500. Language: British English. Published: April 24, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
How to organise your packing and decluttering to make your move abroad a success from the start. Advice and tips to help plan the packing and organisation of your move overseas, including how to help your children prepare for the relocation and moving abroad with pets. And much more!
Uncorked: My year in Provence studying Pétanque, discovering Chagall, drinking Pastis, and mangling French
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 38,260. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
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Will having smoke repeatedly blown in his face deter a foreigner from breaking in to French culture? Find out, as Paul Shore’s evocative story telling, wry wit, and big heart, inspire and entertain you, as he tells the tale of how he gained acceptance inside a charming village in France. Treat yourself today to some laughter and fond reminiscing about your own travels!
Living Abroad: How to handle culture shock, foreign affairs, third culture kids, frequent travel, and other issues of expatriate living
Price: $6.49 USD. Words: 49,990. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2017 by Top Floor Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » International business, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Human resource management
The challenges of living in a foreign country don't begin and end with culture shock. Expatriates face unique pressures and problems, often difficult to anticipate and a challenge to overcome, affecting relationships, children and career. Whether you plan to move, or you've lived abroad 20 years, Living Abroad prepares you to avoid those pitfalls and remedy the problems of life away from home.
Moving to Ibiza - The Essential Guide
Price: $1.23 USD. Words: 12,150. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » General reference » Questions & answers, Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
A comprehensive guide to make your move to Ibiza run as smoothly as possible. Including sections on buying and renting, banking and finance, work and setting up your own business, obtaining your NIE with full links for appointments and documents, Education and childcare, healthcare and motoring.12,000 words you can´t afford to be without!
Misunderstood: The Impact Of Growing Up Overseas In The 21st Century
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 84,630. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2016 by Summertime Publishing & Springtime Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Growing Up, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Social Issues / Emigration & Immigration
Over 200 million people currently live abroad; more than 50 million are temporary residents, intending to return to their country of origin. Misunderstood explores the impact international life can have on the children of such families – while they live overseas, when they return, and as they mature into adults.