Recommended Resources





  • Ahmad, M.A., Emigh, C., Gemmer, U., Menezes, B., Tonges, K. & Willshire, L. (2010) Slurping Soup and Other Confusions: True stories and activities to help Third Culture Kids through transition. UK: Summertime Publishing.

  • Besanceney, V. (2014) B at Home: Emma Moves AgainUK: Summertime Publishing.

  • Besanceney, V. (2016) My Moving Booklet. UK: Summertime Publishing. 

  • Brew. C. (2018). Life Elsewhere. UK: Summertime Publishing.

  • Brubaker, C. (2016) The Re-Entry Relaunch Roadmap. USA: Thinking Travel Press.

  • Bushong, L. (2013) Belonging Everywhere & Nowhere: Insights into Counseling the Globally Mobile. Indianapolis, USA: Mango Tree Intercultural Services.

  • Carter, T. & Yates, R. (2014) Finding Home Abroad: A Guided Journal for Adapting to Life Overseas. UK: Summertime Publishing.

  • Costa Ericsson, S. T., Serra, A. & Vaz Guimarães, M. I. (2010) The Mission of Detective Mike: Moving AbroadGreat Britain: Summertime Publishing.

  • Crossman, T. (2016) Misunderstood: The Impact of Growing Overseas in the 21st Century. UK: Summertime Publishing.

  • Dalton-Bradford, M. (2013). Global Mom: A Memoir. USA: Familius, LLC.

  • Evans, L. (2016) Kids on the Move: A Relocation Workbook. San Bernardino, CA: Create Space Independent Publishing Platform.

  • Gardener, M. ( 2014) Between Worlds: Essays on Culture and Belonging. Doorlight Publishing.

  • Gleeson, L. & Blackwood, F. (2007) Amy & Louis. Lisarow, Australia: Scholastic Press.

  • Hogan, C. (2013) Facilitating Cultural Transitions and Change: A Practical Approach. Stillwater,USA: 4Square Books.

  • Iyer, P. (2000) The Global Soul: Jet Lag, Shopping Malls and Searching for Home. NY: Vintage Books.

  • Janssen, L. (2013) The Emotionally Resilient Expat: Engage, Adapt and Thrive Across Cultures. UK: Summertime Publishing.

  • Kobald, I. & Blackwood, F. (2014) My Two Blankets. Richmond, Australia: Little Hare Books​.

  • Kofod Techow, M., Frijs Due, E. & Skovby Burke, B. (2018) GO! My personal guide and diary before, during and after moving abroad. Copenhagen, Denmark: Center for Family Development.

  • László-Herbert, E. & Parfitt, J.(ed), (2014) The Worlds Within: An Anthology of TCK Art and Writing: Young, Global and Between Cultures. UK: Summertime Publishing.

  • Maffini, H. & Swain, M. ( 2011) Sammy’s Next Move. Lexington, KY: Third Culture Kids Press.

  • Markus, H.R. and Conner, A.(2013) CLASH! 8 Cultural Conflicts that Make US Who We Are. New York: Hudson Street Press.

  • Murray, T. (2013) Hidden in My Heart: A TCKs Journey Through Cultural Transition. Bottom Line Media.

  • O’Shaughnessy, C. (2014) Arrivals, Departures and the Adventures In-BetweenUK: Summertime Publishing.

  • Ota, Douglas. (2014) Safe Passage: How mobility affects people & what international schools should do about it. UK: Summertime Publishing.

  • Ottimofiore, M. (2019) This Messy Mobile Life. UK: Summertime Publishing.

  • Pascoe, R. (2006) Raising Global Nomads: Parenting Abroad in an On-Demand World. Vancouver: Expatriate Press

  • Pittman, L. and Smit, D. (2012) Expat Teens Talk, UK: Summertime Publishing.

  • Pollock, D. C., Van Reken, R. E. & Pollock, M.V. (2017) Third Culture Kids: Growing Up Among Worlds 3rd Ed, Boston: Nicholas Brealey Publishing.

  • Puren, B.A. (2018). A Family Just Like Mine. UK: Summertime Publishing.

  • Rader, D. & Harris Sittig, L. (2003), New Kid in School: Using Literature to Help Children in Transition. New York, NY: Teachers College Press.

  • Saunders, S. & Pierce, M. (2012) Swirly. Hagerstown, MD: Review & Herald Pub Assn.

  • Simens, J. (2011) Emotional Resilience and the Expat Child: Practical Storytelling Techniques That Will Strengthen the Global Family. UK: Summertime Publishing.

  • Quick, T. (2010 ). The Global Nomad's Guide to University Transition. UK: Summertime Publishing.

  • Quick, T. (2017) Survive and Thrive: The International Student’s Guide to Succeeding in the U.S. USA: International Family Transitions.

  • Van Reken, R. (2012) Letters Never Sent: A Global Nomad’s Journey from Hurt to HealingUK: Summertime Publishing.

  • Zoe, M. & Christensen, M. ( 2007) The Kids’ Guide to Living Abroad. Washington, DC: Foreign Service Youth Foundation.



  • Inside Out  (2015) by Pixar

  • Neither Here nor There  (2011) by Ema Ryan Yamazaki

  • The Interpreter (2005) by Universal Pictures

  • The Karate Kid (1984 & 2010) by Columbia Pictures

  • The Road Home (2012) by Rahul Gandotra