Joyce Agee The Newcomer’s Dictionary is an A to Z of words that explore aspects of relocating. Whether you have moved or are considering a move, this dictionary will help to identify and describe the experience of being a newcomer. Filtered through Joyce Agee’s memories and illustrated by her sister, Ellen Agee, this book identifies the… Read More The Newcomer’s Dictionary – Out Now!
How to Get Your Expat Shift Together Claire Hauxwell Meet Dandelion, our author’s alter ego – a flailing spouse and dedicated mom of two who’s a decade into her expat life and doesn’t know who the hell she is anymore. Dandelion’s schtick is getting old. Dandelion’s feeling uncomfortable in her own skin. Dandelion’s longing for… Read More Badass Abroad – Out Now!
Vida en Movimiento Crecer a través de las Transiciones La vida está llena de transiciones. A veces suceden en un lugar geográfico. Pasamos de la niñez a la edad adulta, de la soltería al matrimonio, de la salud a la enfermedad crónica. Otras veces se dan cuando nos trasladamos de un lugar a otro. En… Read More Life in Motion – Spanish Edition Out Now!
Perking the Pansies, Jack Scott’s bitter-sweet tragi-comedy recalling the first year of a British gay couple living in a Muslim land was published just over ten years ago by Summertime Publishing. And now it’s back in the top ten on Amazon. Congratulations, Jack!
Once again when Expat Nest, Counselling Without Borders, asked us here at the Expat Bookshop to list our favourite titles published during 2021. In no particular order, here is our top 10 – books to inform and entertain, inspire and admire.
Addressing the Dual Career Dilemma with CARE An essential book for professional couples. Will help you make the decisions that are right for you and your family. Dorie Clark, Duke and Columbia Business Professor A real gift to couples who want to think generatively, productively and deliberately about their future careers together. Samantha Rockey, Associate Fellow, SAID… Read More Whose Career – Yours, Mine or Ours? Reviews from the Experts
The perfect Christmas gift for children The Twelve Days of Christmas is a traditional English Christmas carol of French origin which details the gifts received from a true love beginning on the day after Christmas. But what gifts would one receive if the twelve days were spent on a magical safari through the African savanna?… Read More The Twelve Days of Christmas Safari – a Perfect Gift
Goodbye Again is a poem for children – to be read aloud by parents or by the children themselves. It tells the story of little Emma and her siblings, Bruno and Anne, who have to move to another country – yet again! Emma is devastated at having to leave her life behind, having to say goodbye… Read More Goodbye Again – Out Now
A perfect gift for children Third Edition, written by Wakanyi Hoffman, illustrated by Milena Weichelt The Twelve Days of Christmas is a traditional English Christmas carol of French origin which details the gifts received from a true love beginning on the day after Christmas. But what gifts would one receive if the twelve days were spent on a… Read More The Twelve Days of Christmas Safari
When will my turn come? Didn’t we agree that both our careers were equally important? Sound familiar? All too often, one career takes precedence over the other, and the dreams of a dual career marriage disintegrate into dust. And it’s even more complicated if you are globally mobile. Juggling two careers with multiple moves –… Read More Whose Career – Yours, Mine or Ours? Out Now
Expat Life Stripped Bare Nine women share the emotional and practical realities of life away from ‘home’. Edited by Carrie Frais of MumAbroad. “Divorce, death, alcoholism… these are women’s real stories about what lies beneath the Facebook veneer of life abroad. They may be a harsh wake-up call in many cases, but their stories are also refreshing,… Read More #LivingTheDream – 2nd Ed, Revised and Expanded