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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.
To Travel Hopelessly
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Series: English Teacher X, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,040. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
English Teacher X follows up his debut book with this raw and vivid memoir of his first five years teaching English abroad. In 1995 a young backpacker answered a newspaper ad and inadvertently became English Teacher X, working between 1995 and 2000 in seven different cities in five different countries, encountering exploitative employers, degenerate colleagues, and eager "foreigner groupies."
How To Survive Living Abroad
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Series: English Teacher X, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 52,090. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
The good news? It's now easier than ever to move abroad to live and work. The bad news? It's now easier than ever to move abroad to live and work. In response to the mass exodus of the disaffected from Western countries, English Teacher X is back again, to cast his cynical but always perceptive eye on the concept of life abroad, with this hilarious survival guide for once and future expats.
Doofus and Valiant: A Short Comic Collection
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Series: English Teacher X, Book 5. Price: Free! Words: 1,520. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Those two lovable scamps, Doofus and Valiant, are back again, in order to demonstrate what makes a good teacher of English a foreign language; and more importantly, what makes a lazy, stupid, shiftless, dirty, drunken, lecherous mess of an English teacher.
Vodkaberg: Nine Years in Russia
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Series: English Teacher X, Book 7. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 119,500. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
In the year 2000, English Teacher X moved to the bankrupt, frozen, desolate country of Russia, seeking a quiet life. Instead, he found himself the center of attention of the gorgeous, sexy, amoral, and abundant female population of the city of Vodkaberg. At first bewildered and uncomfortable with the attention, he soon found himself staying far longer than he had planned, and longer than was wise.
Two Old Fools on a Camel ~ From Spain to Bahrain and back again
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Series: Old Fools, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,100. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2012 by Ant Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
*New York Times Bestseller* Vicky and Joe leave their Spanish mountain village to work for a year in Bahrain. How could they know that the Arab Spring was poised to erupt, throwing them into violent events? Teaching Arab kids, working with crazy teachers, forming life-long friendships and being placed under house arrest, Vicky and Joe laugh and lurch through their year in Bahrain.
Ride the Wings of Morning: Letters to and from Africa
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 108,510. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A conventional English girl arrived in South Africa, to help a friend run horseback safaris on a game reserve in the Northern Transvaal. It was 1992. There were yellow road signs declaring "Dit is die Volkstaat". Sophie had heard of "biltong" but knew nothing of Afrikaans culture.
The InterNations Expat Guide to Hong Kong
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Series: The InterNations Expat Guide, Book 1. Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 63,470. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The InterNations Expat Guide series is your window into the world’s most exciting and vibrant expat hotspots! The books offer detailed insights into all aspects relating to the daily lives of expats: be it the administrative steps before departure, the housing and job search, employment opportunities, healthcare etc. – we cover it all.
The InterNations Expat Guide to the UK
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Series: The InterNations Expat Guide, Book 4. Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 60,240. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The InterNations Expat Guide series is your window into the world’s most exciting and vibrant expat hotspots! The books offer detailed insights into all aspects relating to the daily lives of expats: be it the administrative steps before departure, the housing and job search, employment opportunities, healthcare etc. – we cover it all.
Teaching Abroad: Making the Move To and From ESL Teaching
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 23,240. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
You’re looking at this book because you’re thinking of teaching abroad, are already overseas teaching ESL or TEFL, or you’re back home wondering what to do now. Making the move to being an ESL teacher is great – you’re excited about new people, places and experiences. So what do you need to know to succeed? This book will tell you what you need to know to teach ESL and then come home.