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Four Sides to the Core By Tiija Rinta
Paperback: $20.40
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‘Four Sides to the Core’ brings you stories from far away, fascinating countries. The book is a semi-autobiographical novel that consists of small self-contained stories from Nepal,... More > Kenya, Jordan and Pakistan. These stories form a bigger narrative that touch human rights, universal values and daily realities in these different cultures. It is a book based on the author’s travels in different countries as a development aid worker and researcher. The book is divided into four parts. Each part consists of small stories from a specific country (i.e. Nepal, Kenya, Pakistan and Jordan) in the form of the author’s firsthand experiences followed by fictitious stories that are based on real life. The firsthand experiences are based on the author’s diary that she kept while working abroad, whilst the fictitious part is based on stories that she heard and people that she met during her travels.< Less
Four Sides to the Core By Tiija Rinta
eBook (ePub): $9.29
‘Four Sides to the Core’ brings you stories from far away, fascinating countries. The book is a semi-autobiographical novel that consists of small self-contained stories from Nepal,... More > Kenya, Jordan and Pakistan. These stories form a bigger narrative that touch human rights, universal values and daily realities in these different cultures. It is a book based on the author’s travels in different countries as a development aid worker and researcher. The book is divided into four parts. Each part consists of small stories from a specific country (i.e. Nepal, Kenya, Pakistan and Jordan) in the form of the author’s firsthand experiences followed by fictitious stories that are based on real life. The firsthand experiences are based on the author’s diary that she kept while working abroad, whilst the fictitious part is based on stories that she heard and people that she met during her travels.< Less
Four Sides to the Core (Hardback) By Tiija Rinta
eBook (PDF): $6.19
‘Four Sides to the Core’ brings you stories from far away, fascinating countries. The book is a semi-autobiographical novel that consists of small self-contained stories from Nepal,... More > Kenya, Jordan and Pakistan. These stories form a bigger narrative that touch human rights, universal values and daily realities in these different cultures. It is a book based on the author’s travels in different countries as a development aid worker and researcher. The book is divided into four parts. Each part consists of small stories from a specific country (i.e. Nepal, Kenya, Pakistan and Jordan) in the form of the author’s firsthand experiences followed by fictitious stories that are based on real life. The firsthand experiences are based on the author’s diary that she kept while working abroad, whilst the fictitious part is based on stories that she heard and people that she met during her travels.< Less
The Joyland By Text by: Tiija Rinta, Illustrated by: Emily Miles
Paperback: $10.34
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Enjoy reading about the adventures of Jack the Rabbit in Europe and in Africa! Join the journeys of Jack and his friends in different countries, their experiences of new cultures and their beautiful... More > friendship with one another. The Joyland is ultimately a children's book that touches on the core of our humanity and highlights how the values we have are essentially the same wherever you go in this world. It talks on the value of friendship, open-mindedness and being there for one another. All profits from the sales will go into supporting the work of Volunteer East, a local NGO that send volunteers and donations to developing countries.< Less
Nuttie - the Under Water Survivor By Tiija Rinta
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Enjoy the adventures of Nuttie, the cookie that becomes alive and experiences the world for the first time through his own ears and eyes. Join Nuttie on his adventures in Africa and learn about the... More > local culture, how it feels to live in an orphanage and how animals communicate with one another and with people. Discover what a soft toy rabbit does when he becomes alive and travels all the way to a different continent!< Less
Momentary Trail By Tiija Rinta
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‘Momentary Trail’ is a product of the author's journey on self-discovery. The poems found in the book have been written during Tiija Rinta's times of self-exploration in the Far East and... More > East Africa. Each location that she travelled to inspired her to write unique poems through self-reflection and from having achieved a deeper understanding of herself as well as of her place in the universe. Tiija Rinta is an educationist, development worker and writer based in London, UK. Tiija has worked for several international NGOs,Government Agencies and universities. Such work has taken her to various countries (such as Nepal and Uganda) where she has been able to use her knowledge and skills for the benefit of locals. Tiija has recently written a novel and two children's books. Nowadays, she also runs a small NGO, Volunteer East (www.volunteereast.org.uk).< Less
Four Sides to the Core (Hardback) By Tiija Rinta
Hardcover: $34.25
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‘Four Sides to the Core’ brings you stories from far away, fascinating countries. The book is a semi-autobiographical novel that consists of small self-contained stories from Nepal,... More > Kenya, Jordan and Pakistan. These stories form a bigger narrative that touch human rights, universal values and daily realities in these different cultures. It is a book based on the author’s travels in different countries as a development aid worker and researcher. The book is divided into four parts. Each part consists of small stories from a specific country (i.e. Nepal, Kenya, Pakistan and Jordan) in the form of the author’s firsthand experiences followed by fictitious stories that are based on real life. The firsthand experiences are based on the author’s diary that she kept while working abroad, whilst the fictitious part is based on stories that she heard and people that she met during her travels.< Less