Books tagged: expatriate life

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Moving to the Dominican Republic: The Paradox of Paradise
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 69,020. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Moving to the Dominican Republic and maintaining a USA based job has been an exhilarating experience. I believe most people would love the lifestyle and opportunities of living in the Caribbean. This book explains the ins and outs of making such a transition.
Chickens, Mules and Two Old Fools
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Series: Old Fools, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,600. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2010 by Ant Press. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
If Joe and Vicky had known what relocating to a tiny mountain village in Andalucia would be like, they might have hesitated...  They have no idea of the culture shock in store. No idea they'll become reluctant chicken farmers and own the most dangerous cockerel in Spain. No idea they'll help capture a vulture or be rescued by a mule. Will they stay, or return to the relative sanity of England?
The Awakening of Absalom B Jones
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 130,770. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2010. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Just retired from the Chicago police force, ex detective Absalom B Jones has escaped the crime and mayhem to a small Central American country in pursuit of paradise. So why were government police agents from back home following his every move? Even his private vices are suddenly public. These shocking events opens Abby’s memory to make sense of his nightmare—one that he must awaken from.
The Expat's Pajamas: Barcelona
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Price: Free! Words: 7,860. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A wise person observed that visiting a new place for a day makes you an expert but the longer you stay, the less you seem to know. From 2000 to 2005, I lived with my family in Sant Cugat, a Catalan village on the outskirts of Barcelona, Spain. Most of these essays were written and published while avoiding work on my humorous historical novel, “No Roads Lead to Rome.”
The Great Moghul
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 78,120. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
Four American hospital workers in Saudi Arabia stumble upon a lost treasure. But a shrewd and brutal man is also after the treasure. The Americans attempt a desperate escape as henchmen pursue them across two oceans. Sexual tension builds and greed takes hold - testing the limits of their friendship as they cruise into danger.
English Teacher X Guide To Teaching English Abroad
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Series: English Teacher X, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 58,830. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
English Teacher X has finally collected his essays into book format. This brutally frank, frequently profane, occasionally profound but always insightful look at English teaching abroad in the 21st century is a perfect guide for beginners and those thinking of entering the profession. This 2013 edition includes dozens of pages of new material, including interviews with real teachers of EFL.
The Turncoat Chronicles
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 95,070. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The Turncoat Chronicles is the non-fiction story of a young man, born and raised in the U.S.A., who went looking for a better place to live--and found it in Spain. The narration weaves its way between the human-centered Spanish "estilo de vida" and the American way of life he left behind. It includes a critical look at what the United States has become over the past four decades.
Singing the Lord’s Songs in a Foreign Land; Biblical Reflections for Expatriates
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 21,220. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
This book of reflections offers biblical insight into those feelings and questions that expatriates have while living in a foreign land.
Home Business For Expat Wives: Building a Successful Home Business Even While Living Overseas
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 30,300. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Professional development
Home Business For Expat Wives: Building a Successful Home Business Even While Living Overseas - A complete guide for expatriate wives to starting and growing a successful home-based business Work through manual of 19 legitimate ways you can make money from home even while living overseas. Each fulfills the needs of the expatriate family and is completely portable should you need to relocate again
In the Shade of the Mulberry Tree: A year in Zambia
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,120. Language: British English. Published: March 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Moving to Africa with two young children was not what Catharine had planned to do with her life, particularly given her fear of malaria and tropical diseases. But following her husband to Zambia, she contends with poverty and potholes, motherhood and mosquitoes, and is variously rescued by goats, nuts, lavender and Sherry. Could she ever come to call this home?