Books tagged: expatriate life

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The Expatriate's Roadmap to Successfully Moving Overseas
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 27,040. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
Written by an American expat who lived in Italy and still lives in France, this book gives you the right questions to ask about moving abroad. Better yet, it also gives you the answers. Living in another country can be a wonderful experience, but it is also a daunting one. Avoid the pitfalls the author made by learning how to do the research so you can make a great decision. Includes a case study.
Testimony to Love
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,640. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2016 by Amolibros. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious philosophy
This book is fascinating on many levels. It is a glimpse, through her own words, into the life of a woman, Gwen, born in the nineteenth century into a life of privilege. Gwen's words show a woman deeply in love with a husband who was controlling, selfish and often heartless to his wife and children. It is a vivid glimpse into a long-vanished world which holds the reader in thrall.
Living in Shanghai (notes from an expat's wife)
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 22,030. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: January 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
An expat's wife account of living in the most cosmopolitan city of China - Shanghai. Encompassing many aspects of a foreigner's life, each chapter is accompanied by colourful photos for dramatic illustrations. This book is an easy and quick read for anybody who wish to understand life in Shanghai city.
Operation Lotus Sunday
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,050. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
An American couple's troubled marriage is put in further danger when they become embroiled in a CIA operation as they tour China with their children.
Boomer Down: From Fast Lane to Crashed Lane
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 35,890. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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Quintessential Boomer Steve Meltzer was living the limo-licious life of a Mad Men-style ad executive in Hong Kong. Great money, eye-popping travel, blue-chip clients. Teak-paneled suites, top-shelf martinis and speaking gigs all over Asia. When his firm died, he returned, jobless but hopeful, to the US--and crashed. Here is his witty, brutally honest, before-during-after story (some heard on NPR).
In the Shade of the Mulberry Tree: A year in Zambia
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 73,120. Language: British English. Published: March 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
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?
Home Business For Expat Wives: Building a Successful Home Business Even While Living Overseas
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 30,300. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Professional development, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Home-based businesses
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
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?
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.
The Turncoat Chronicles
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 95,070. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
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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.