Third Culture Kids: Growing Up Among Worlds

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Nicholas Brealey Publishing, Nov 26, 2010 - Social Science - 320 pages
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An enlightening look at the challenges of children of expatriates, missionaries, and others who grow up outside their home culture.

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I found the premise of this one pretty intriguing. - Goodreads
I picked it up for some research I'm doing. - Goodreads
Good advice no matter where you live. - Goodreads

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User Review  - Louise - Goodreads

This book is quite repetitive so it did take me a while to get through it BUT I finally have found a book that explains who I am (well sort of)! TCKs and ATCKs are those who grew up in a country that ... Read full review

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User Review  - Timothy Fluegge - Goodreads

Absolutely, 100 %, must-read for missionary parents or other parents of third-culture children. Myself, a third-culture kid, based on my teenage years in Moscow, Russia, this book describes me perfectly. Read full review

About the author (2010)

Ruth E. Van Reken, herself an adult TCK and a parent and grandparent of TCKs, is author of one of the first books written about the TCK experience, Letters Never Sent. She lives in Indianapolis, Indiana.

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