Do you recommend any books or movies about this city/country for those who are interested in learning more?

The Edge of Paradise gives a good, well researched, and sweeping view of the area and its political and cultural history. The Sex Lives of Cannibals, which is about Kribati, will give you a taste of life on a Pacific island. - Mar 2020


A Guide to Pohnpei: An Island Argosy (Gene Ashby), The Island of the Colorblind (Sacks), Ethnobotany of Pohnpei: Plants, People, and Island Culture, Reef Creature Identification Tropical Pacific, Micronesian Reef Fishes: A Practical Guide to the Identification of the Coral Reef Fishes of the Tropical Central and Western Pacific, The Happy Isles of Oceania: Paddling the Pacific (Theroux - though not about Micronesia, the book will set you in the mode of expectations for the Pacific) - Feb 2013


New book from Talesmag! Honest and courageous stories of life abroad with special needs.

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