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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.
Shot: A Couple, a Country, and the Stubborn Quest for Hope
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 83,390. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Inspirational, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
The true story of Peter and Dara DeSoto, a Southern California couple who sells everything they own, uprooting their young family to work as missionaries in El Salvador. Their faith is tested when Pete is shot by a mysterious gunman in the thick of the Salvadoran jungle. After an intense fight to save him, complicated and heartbreaking questions emerge. Saving Pete's life is just the beginning.
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.
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.
Foreign Service Family Style
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,220. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A Narc and his family travel to a foreign land, Paraguay, where he sets up a DEA office in the American Embassy. The family enjoys and experiences new customs. Conflict comes when the Narc's idea of personal responsibility clashes with the Ambassador's policy on collateral damage.
The InterNations Expat Guide to Life Abroad
Series: The InterNations Expat Guide. Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 68,580. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » International business, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
The InterNations Expat Guide series is your window into life abroad! This book offers detailed insights into all aspects relating to the daily lives of expats: be it the administrative steps before departure, the job search and employment opportunities, culture shock, international taxation etc. – we cover it all.
Two Dogs And A Suitcase: Clueless In Charente
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,870. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Parenting / stepparenting
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"Take two dogs, an expat family and eventually some other animals, facing all that France can throw at them, and you have another brutally honest episode in Sarah Jane's travel stories!" French exploits as we endeavour to rebuild our lives in another new country, after spending four and half years in Australia.
Swiss Life
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 35,970. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Life in Switzerland. The not-made-for-TV version. What should you know about Swiss life? How about the fact that you can be hired in one language and fired in another? Or the realization that your Swiss neighbor is not coming over to chat—she is coming over to clean your gutter? Or the reality that cheese is a homeopathic treatment—for lactating boobs? This collection tells all. And more.
Living with Spies
Price: Free! Words: 97,540. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
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From the author of I Married a Pirate, this is a witty romp through expat life in Brussels. Suzie and Lyndon have the perfect marriage, but Suzie just can't help fantasising. Wouldn't it be more fun to be someone else? A WWII spy, a woman of mystery, a dangerous liaison agent? But when she meets an American secret agent, everything shifts gear. Who is he? And a weekend in Paris?
Another Throw of The Dice
Price: Free! Words: 101,640. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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It is the mid-eighties when a group of expatriates from Australia, New Caledonia, New Zealand, the United States and Japan meet and form friendships in a small country in the tropical south Pacific. Developing friendships with local people help to establish familiarity with the culture and lifestyle of the society. Over time, past lives are glimpsed and are woven into the fabric of the narrative.