Steve Rosse

Biography

In 1988 Steve Rosse took a break from a career in the New York City film and television industry for a three-month holiday on Phuket, an island off the Western coast of Thailand in the Andaman Sea.
He decided he liked Phuket more than he liked New York, and without any idea of what he'd do for a living, he took up residence on the island. He supported himself, and eventually his wife and children, for most of the next decade as a freelance journalist and columnist.
His column, "The Rock", apeared in The Nation, Thailand's Independent Newspaper, every Sunday for five years. The stories in this book first appeared in publications around the Pacific Rim, from Honolulu to Christchurch.
In 1997 he quit writing and moved to Iowa for the surfing.

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Books

It’s Still Just Sex, Guys - Absolutely, Positively the Last Word on Thailand
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,260. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2013 by booksmango. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
In 1988 Steve Rosse took a break from a career in the New York City film and television industry for a three-month holiday on Phuket, an island off the Western coast of Thailand in the Andaman Sea. He decided he liked Phuket more than he liked New York, and without any idea of what he'd do for a living, he took up residence on the island. He supported himself, and eventually his wife and children,
It’s Just Sex, Guys - The Final Word on Thailand
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,730. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2013 by booksmango. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
In 1988 Steve Rosse took a break from a career in the New York City film and television industry for a three-month holiday on Phuket, an island off the Western coast of Thailand in the Andaman Sea. He decided he liked Phuket more than he liked New York, and without any idea of what he'd do for a living, he took up residence on the island. He supported himself, and eventually his wife and children,
Thai Vignettes - Phuket and Beyond
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 46,330. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2011 by booksmango. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
Phuket and Beyond Poignant, ironic, heartbreakingly sad, savagely funny. Brims with a host of keenly-observed characters cast adrift on Phuket's sunny shores and beyond.
Expat Days: Making a Life in Thailand
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 58,550. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2011 by booksmango. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
A perceptive insight of expat life in Thailand, with a pleasing blend of humour and shrewd comment. Read stories that shed light on a place that millions of tourists every year find fascinating, puzzling, and infuriating.
She Kept the Bar Between Them - Stories of Thailand
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 44,460. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2011 by booksmango. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
With his eyes still closed he waited while she considered whether to serve him or throw him out. She approached him, and by the slowness of her approach he knew she had not made up her mind. He opened his eyes just as she arrived opposite him; she kept the bar between them.

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asia    bangkok    expat    fiction    phuket    sex    short stories    thai girls    thailand