Helen Ellis joins Sundae Bean on the Expat Happy Hour to share her personal story, professional experience, and thought-provoking research on grandparenting from afar. A writer, scholar, and proud grandma, Helen’s Distance Families project brings the grandparent’s perspective to light.
Some of the best expat books about education abroad
Expat, author, Lindsay de Feliz, was cruelly murdered in December 2019 near her home in the Dominican Republic. Lindsay wrote about her extraordinary life in her witty and candid best-selling memoirs What About Your Saucepans and Life After My Saucepans. To honour Lindsay, Summertime Publishing and Springtime Books have introduced the 2020 Lindsay de Feliz… Read More Introducing the Lindsay de Feliz New Writer of Expat Memoir Award
Moving abroad can be particularly disorientating for children – leaving behind all that is familiar and adapting to new surroundings, new home, new school, new friends, new culture. Fortunately, there are a number of books which can help younger children through the transition. Books for Younger Kids
Sign up to Jacqueline’s Falcomer’s Tuscan Snippets – wonderful stories from her magical corner of Italy – and receive a FREE e-Book of Tuscan Snippets: July 2018-August 2019. Storyteller Jacqueline, writes of yearning, loss and forgiveness across three generations and four continents in her thrilling novels, ‘Forget Me Not’ and ‘Love Me Not’. Check them… Read More Tuscan Snippets – FREE e-Book
Moving abroad can be an unsettling, sometimes traumatic experience for children. Here are five excellent books from Summertime Publishing that can help them through the transition. I’m Moving | My Moving Booklet | Slurping Soup and Other Confusions | The Mission of Detective Mike | B at Home
As recommended by Expatability “Raising children in a globally nomadic lifestyle is hard work, full of hidden pitfalls and often stressful – but it’s rewarding too. You’re giving your child an edge like no other – cultural understanding, multilingual communication and an open mindedness that surpasses the norm for their age groups. Here are our… Read More Five Books for Raising Expat Kids
Pictures tell a thousand words and none more so than two wonderfully illustrated books about the expat experience from Springtime Books – Greetings from Abroadland and Living Elsewhere.