by Jacqueline Jannotta

Book cover of "Let's Leave the Country! A Guide to Your Family Year Abroad"

Jacqueline Jannotta leads you through the practical and emotional hurdles of orchestrating an adventure beyond the border. The guidance in Let’s Leave the Country! A Guide to Your Family Year Abroad is based on her family's year-long experience in Genoa, Italy, and offers insights from dozens of others. It shows how extended time outside the country is both possible, and a rewarding way to gain a fresh perspective and renewed vitality.


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