Whether you met in a bar, in a university, or at work, and whether you met last night or decades ago, Thailand Fever covers your issues:
Trusting Each Other Sex It's My Money! The Parents The Dowry
Privacy Independence Saving Face Living in “Paradise"
Thailand Fever is the must-have relationship guidebook which lets each of you finally express complex issues by just pointing across the page! Everything in the book is in both English and Thai, on facing pages:
See for yourself in detail: Click here to look at the first 35 pages of the book, including the Table of Contents and the first two chapters.
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Post and prolific author James Eckardt of The Nation.
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Dutch and German Translations
We also offer a Dutch Translation,
Our German Translation is currently
out of print.
Where to Buy Thailand Fever
Flash: New Printing Available Now!
We are thrilled to announce that our new printing of Thailand Fever completed in October 2014.
If you are in Thailand: You can find our book immediately at
Asia Books, Bookazine, and Kinokunia locations throughout Thailand,
including Asia Books racks found at Thailand's major airports.
If you are outside Thailand: We are waiting for the newly
printed books to reach international distributors and expect to have
online purchase from Amazon and this website in November 2014. Tune
into this website for updates!
About the Authors
Vitida Vasant is the pen-name of Supatra Chowchuvech.
She received her BA in Architecture from Chulalongkorn University, her
MA in Cultural Anthropology from the University of Pennsylvania, and
her MA in Counseling Psychology from the Institute of Transpersonal
Psychology. She moved to California in 1981 and frequently returns to
her homeland. After a divorce from her first American husband, she
raised her now-grown daughter as a single mom. She has since
remarried, to a Jewish American of Finnish descent. Supatra teaches
Thai language and culture at University of California at Berkeley, and
is a certified Thai interpreter, contracting for legal, medical, and
social service clients. Since 2006, she has offered relationship
coaching to couples and families of mixed (East-West) culture. More
information on her services is available
Chris Pirazzi has been traveling in Thailand
and Southeast Asia since 1999. He currently lives in Mae Hong Son
province. He has chronicled Thai culture extensively and he
co-developed the Thai–English software dictionary from Paiboon
Publishing. His multi-year relationship with a Thai woman, and his
contact with other Westerners in Thailand and students of the Thai
language in the United States, have provided a broad view of the
cross-cultural problems faced by Thai–Western romantic couples.
He received a BSE from Princeton University.
About the Publisher
The latest printing of Thailand Fever is
distributed throughout Thailand at Asia Books, Bookazine, and
Kinokunia stores and will soon be available internationally.
For any questions or comments,
please contact us.
Previous printings of
Thailand Fever came from Paiboon
world's leading producer of Thai and Lao language learning materials,
including the famous Thai for Beginners and the
Speak Like a Thai series.
There's even an audio companion
to the learning books and a guide to pronunciation. For more
information on Paiboon Publishing products, see www.paiboonpublishing.com.