As recommended by Expatibility “Very often an overseas move is driven by an irresistible employment prospect – for one half of a couple, one parent in a family. It’s a fantastic opportunity and everyone gets on board but in the heat of the excitement and the whirlwind of planning, it can be easy to overlook the needs… Read More Five Books for the Travelling Expat Partner
Insights and Interviews from the 2018 Families in Global Transition Conference: Diverse Voices Celebrating the Past, Present and Future of Globally Mobile Lives When a conference is as great as FIGT you want to remember all that you learned and were inspired by during the Keynotes, the Concurrents, the fast-paced Lightning Sessions and at… Read More Insights and Interviews from #FIGT18 – Out Now!
It’s that time of year again when Expat Nest, Counselling Without Borders, asks us here at the Expat Bookshop to list our favourite titles written by or for expats published during the year. Expat life remains a hot topic for writers – the books just keep coming. In no particular order, here is our top… Read More The Expat Bookshop’s 2018 Top Ten
Misunderstood comprehensively explores the impact international life can have on children growing up overseas in the 21st century. It is written for two main audiences: traditional Third Culture Kids (TCKs) – “children of expatriates, growing up in families that live as foreigners abroad,” and those who care for them – parents, educators, youth workers, extracurricular coaches… Read More Jane Barron Reviews Misunderstood
“As with any food rich in nutrition, this book is best sampled regularly and digested slowly.” Douglas Ota ‘Expatland’, that vast unknown, often represents great opportunity tempered with challenge. In The Emotionally Resilient Expat, Linda combines deep research with professional insight and numerous and varied anecdotes, to demonstrate everyone has a baseline of emotional resilience.… Read More Ginny Philps Reviews The Emotionally Resilient Expat
Once again, Expat Nest, Counselling Without Borders, asked the Expat Bookshop to list our favourite titles for 2017. Life in a foreign field has always been fertile ground for writers. This year 2017 has been no exception. In no particular order, here is the Expat Bookshop’s top 10 for 2017. There’s something here for the movers… Read More The Expat Bookshop Top Ten for 2017