Hit the Road: 5 Teen Fiction Road Trips

Nothing says summer to me like hitting the road with the windows rolled down and the sun shining. Even when I can’t take my own cross-country drive, there's always a good teen fiction road trip story to turn to, especially these titles.

Amy & Roger's Epic DetourAmy Curry needs to get her family car from California to Connecticut, but she hasn’t driven since her dad died in a car accident. She’ll need the help of her old friend Roger, and all the baggage he brings, to get the job done.

Let's Get LostLeila careens into the lives of four different teenagers as she speeds across the country. Each one will be changed forever, but Leila keeps searching for a change of her own.

A Love Story Starring My Dead Best FriendCass is supposed to be driving across the country with her best friend, Julia, this summer. Instead, she’s making the trip on a bicycle, facing rain, exhaustion and grief, with Julia’s ashes in her backpack.

The DisenchantmentsColby and Bev have always planned to go on tour with Bev’s band after graduating. What they didn’t plan on was Bev’s sudden decision to go to college or the growing distance it puts between them.

Paper TownsQuentin has loved Margo from afar all his life. When she sneaks into his room one night and disappears the next morning, he can’t help but begin the search for the girl he loves, but perhaps doesn’t really know.

What's your favorite road trip book?

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