Category: Library

15 January 2013
Book Reviewers Needed
Alongside our unique archive of expat life stories, photographs, and documents, we also hold a supplementary library of expat-related books and DVDs. These... read more
22 October 2012
Book Review: “China Cuckoo” by Mark Kitto
Englishman Mark Kitto was once a well-known Shanghai entrepreneur, and then became a hermit in rural China. His book, as a vivid biography of his anecdotes,... read more
10 September 2012
Expat Poem at the European Life I Live Festival
When we were invited to take part in a “two minutes of fame” segment during The Hague’s European Life I Live Festival, we started searching... read more
28 August 2012
DVD Review: Neither Here Nor There, a Short Documentary About ‘Third Culture Kids’
I had never heard of the term ‘Third Culture Kids’ (TCKs) before, but since I’m researching a film about expats myself I wanted to know more.... read more
24 July 2012
Book Review: “Ein Topf Heimat” (A Pot of Home)
German expatriate in The Hague and home cook Kathi Thomas has reviewed Barbara Steinbauer-Grötsch’s wonderful cookery book entitled Ein Topf Heimat (A... read more
8 May 2012
Book Review: “The Woman Who Fell From the Sky” by Jennifer Steil
In The Woman Who Fell From the Sky, American Jennifer Steil takes the reader with her on a textbook example of the roller-coaster ride that is every... read more