Road Trip

“All I wanted was to go somewheres; all I wanted was a change.” And with this simple statement, the chain of events leading to Huck Finn’s trip down the Mississippi River begins.
However, if we’re settling down with a contemporary book, chances are that our travels aren’t going to happen on a river, but rather out on the open highway.
But what is a road trip novel? What makes one book a road tale and another a vacation story? Dictionary.com says a road trip is “a journey via automobile, sometimes unplanned or impromptu.” Well…yes and no. A road trip novel does not always need to be in a car (som
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New Releases Tagged "Road Trip"

How Moon Fuentez Fell in Love with the Universe
Me (Moth)
Role Model (Game Changers, #5)
The Final Girl Support Group
While We Were Dating (The Wedding Date, #6)
Together We Will Go
The Road Trip
West with Giraffes
When Stars Collide (Chicago Stars, #9)
I Thought You Said This Would Work
Float Plan (Beck Sisters, #1)
Good Girl (Wicked, #1)
Five Total Strangers
Drive
The Mother Road
The Summer Seekers
He Started It
The Remarkable Journey of Coyote Sunrise
Love & Luck (Love & Gelato, #2)
The Empty Nesters
Rockaway Bride (Girl Band #3)
Amy & Roger's Epic Detour by Morgan MatsonThe Girl She Used to Be by David CristofanoSecond to No One by Natalie PalmerTake Me There by Carolee DeanLeaving Unknown by Kerry Reichs
Up a Road Slowly
16 books — 8 voters
84, Charing Cross Road by Helene HanffCannery Row by John SteinbeckAnd to Think That I Saw It on Mulberry Street by Dr. SeussSunset Boulevard by Billy WilderThe Good Husband of Zebra Drive by Alexander McCall Smith
City Streets
684 books — 82 voters

The Dead I Know by Scot GardnerDogtripping by David RosenfeltWaiting for Normal by Leslie ConnorRV There Yet? by Travis CaseyItch by Michelle D. Kwasney
Campers
24 books — 12 voters
Pack Your Bags and Get Out! by Dave ClarkeNotes from a Small Island by Bill BrysonFive Hundred Mile Walkies by Mark WallingtonMud, Sweat & Gears by Ellie BennettNarrow Boat by L.T.C. Rolt
Best UK Travel Books
25 books — 13 voters

Amy & Roger's Epic Detour
Paper Towns
An Abundance of Katherines
The Edge of Never (The Edge of Never, #1)
Saving June
Two-Way Street
In Honor
Open Road Summer
On the Road
Mosquitoland
The Disenchantments
Let's Get Lost
How My Summer Went Up in Flames
13 Little Blue Envelopes (Little Blue Envelope, #1)
A Week to Be Wicked (Spindle Cove, #2)

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Vera Nazarian
If Music is a Place -- then Jazz is the City, Folk is the Wilderness, Rock is the Road, Classical is a Temple.
Vera Nazarian

Hyeonseo Lee
I hope you remember that if you encounter an obstacle on the road, don’t think of it as an obstacle at all… think of it as a challenge to find a new path on the road less traveled.
Hyeonseo Lee, The Girl with Seven Names: A North Korean Defector’s Story

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