Books tagged: hitchhiking

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Choices: An Indecisive Collection
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,870. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General
CHOICES is a collection of four short stories, each one about the implementation - or consequences thereof - of bad decisions. From sci-fi to suspense to fantasy to drama, each story tells a different lesson. Sometimes, you make the wrong decisions. Sometimes, there are consequences. Sometimes, you fail.
Dirty Kids, Filthy Secrets
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,780. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes, Nonfiction » Travel » Budget
This true story reveals the often-filthy secrets behind the make-shift society of Dirty Kids, taking you inside this counter-culture movement that is always on the move. Despite their deep disillusionment, these millennial migrants talk of wanderlust and freedom, embracing the idealistic ethos of the open road, just like Woody Guthrie and Jack Kerouac before them. But it's a hard life on the road.
Car Trouble
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,040. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2016 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Duff Pringle has bought his first car. (Used.) He's got six days to drive 3,000 miles cross-country to California and start a new hi-tech job that will make him wealthy. (Sort of.) Nothing can stop him. (Or can it?) Uh-oh . . . CAR TROUBLE. Using his laptop and some quick thinking, he pieces together a way to continue his trip. What he doesn't plan on are the people he meets along the road.
Epic Sh*t with Baby
Price: Free! Words: 9,430. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
Back from a hitchhiking trip around the world with his two dumb parents, Petit Bibi, 2 years old, goes into detail about how to travel with very young children.
On the Road
Series: Contemporary Fantasy Tales. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,720. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2015 by EuroMark. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Meet Tod Kwan, a man whose life of landscape painting no longer fulfills the urge driving each and every one of us. Long ago Tod Kwan made a promise, a promise to one day return to visit a woman of his youthful passionate filled days. Deciding to take a little trip, Tom Kwan is going to find himself keeping that promise if only through a little trip in William Wu’s tale On the Road.
Feral Tracks
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 73,410. Language: American English. Published: February 3, 2015 by OverDog Press. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
Feral Tracks is based on the true story of a sixteen-year-old schoolboy who ran away from home with four dollars and hitchhiked around Australia. "Mitchell's debut novel is stunning in its breadth of locations, vibrant characterizations and intelligent handling of contemporary issues ... this is an impressive, clever and entirely satisfying book." Viewpoint
Swinging Beef
Price: Free! Words: 5,180. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Two colorful truckers befriend our hitchhiker, Lolita, and teach her some lessons she won't soon forget.
Price: Free! Words: 47,990. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Flailing follows Derry as he couch crashes his way through his post grad year. With a greed for adventure and an abhorrence of boredom, he tries to answer the question, “What do you do with a degree in English Literature?” Seeking experiences odd and uncomfortable, raw and uncut, Derry travels the world in search of stories to tell.
Andy Falcone
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 51,310. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Andy Falcone is a university student during the uproarious sixties. There was the Vietnam War, civil rights marches, student anti-war protests, drugs, and revolutionary music. Andy was not into much of this. He just wanted to get his degree, and see the world. He decided to hitch-hike cross country, where he met some incredible, and unusual characters, that changed his life.
Wanderlust - an Anthology of Best Extracts from the Round-the-World Trilogy: Scot Free, A Scot Goes South & A Scot Returns
Series: Roughing It Round the World. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 162,100. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » Budget
Alastair Scott's epic five-year sojourn roughing it round the world was originally (and still is) published in three volumes. Wanderlust brings together a 'best' collection of his writings from this journey. He writes with deep insight and caustic humour; diverse, bizarre, beautiful and poignant impressions of our world and humanity in all its forms. This is a delight from start to finish.