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Thoughtful Holiday Shopping for Expats Just Got Easier
Price: Free! Words: 2,230. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Weddings » Wedding planning and checklists, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
Just because you've moved overseas doesn't mean you don't face the holidays back home. In fact, you now probably have two sets of holidays. Despite the urge to just forget those birthdays, anniversaries, weddings and showers back home, you know they must be recognized. With the onset of Etsy, a unique source of handmade gifts worldwide, shopping from a distance just became a whole lot easier!
Mister Danger is my Name
Series: Short stories, Book 18. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,370. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
An American expatriate living in a small town along the Caribbean, an escapee from alimony payments and pesky IRS tax men, becomes the unexpected driver of an ambulance carrying a dying kid through the dark jungle night. Besides a rough dirt road full of pot holes, river crossings, and no headlights, he has to deal with a spooky companion riding shotgun.
So Long, It's Been Good To Know You
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 36,680. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Bert Brun’s restlessness has kept him moving all his life from one occupation to another, sometimes in such far-flung countries as Indonesia and New Zealand. He tells of his life experiences, as well as his checkered personal life. He concludes with his take on how life in America has changed over the last 80 years.
Djinxed
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 106,740. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
When an adventurous young Scottish couple sets out for Indonesia in the 1970's, their remit is to form a joint venture with a local Chinese family business. However, they soon discover they're totally unprepared for the climate, the culture and the Djinx, a playful, deadly demon who romps through the pages of this lively memoir causing everything to go awry.
Colombia's Diversity Problem: a Speech on Tourism
Price: Free! Words: 18,030. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Paris, New York, Peru — they all have a symbol. An icon that draws people from around the world. But what about Colombia? Paris, NY, Perú – todos estos países tienen un símbolo. Un icono que mueve gente alrededor del mundo. Pero que hay acerca de Colombia?
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".
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".
Sparrow Swift (Sparrow Swift Mood)
Series: Escaping Tyranny eXpat ePulps, Book 9. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 5,230. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Urban, Fiction » Adventure » Travel
Sparrow gets some help in this book from his old Sargent. Life is good for Sarge, he's found a new home -- then his adopted country is invaded and his village tainted. A bit of the old Sarge emerges. Sarge also tells a tale of a different way to fight. "If you view change as a problem rather than an opportunity you'll always be too late." - Allan R. Wallace
The White Witch of Bendugu
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,890. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2011 by CV-2 Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
When the rebel leader liberated the town of Bendugu, he made a shocking discovery: a secret clinic, engaged in illicit cloning experiments for the benefit of a global elite. Yet even more disturbing was his encounter with the clinic's proprietress....
Delicate Wedding
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 50,890. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Coming of age
With his younger son's wedding approaching, Frederick Adelson decides to try and persuade his dissolute and detached older son, Elias, to join the family at the wedding after a long separation. Frederick sends two old friends of Elias, who ineffectively try to work on Elias while the rest of the family prepares for the upcoming celebration.