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Summary: Buckle up for the next installment in our 'Epic' series and the follow-up to Epic Bike Rides of the World. Epic Drives of the World, a beautiful hardback, showcases 50 of the greatest road trips on Earth, from classic routes in America, Australia and Europe, to incredible adventures in Asia and Africa. Organised by continent, each route features a first-hand account, awe-inspiring photographs,...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Lonely Planet Global Limited 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 910 EPI

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Publisher / Publication Date: AAA Publishing 0000

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 917.5

Summary: "Discover the freedom of the open road." Loire Valley: Bring history to life with a tour of the region's castles. Provence: Discover the finest cuisine and a different pace of life. The Alps: Incredible mountain roads and lush valleys. 39 amazing road trips inside. Inspirational Trip Ideas. 2-day escapes to week-long adventures. See it like a local. Packed with regional trips and exciting...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Lonely Planet 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 914.4 FRA

Dixon, Belinda

Summary: Discover the freedom of open roads while touring Europe with Lonely Planet Europe's Best Trips , your passport to up-to-date advice. Featuring 40 amazing road trips, from 2-day escapes to 2-week adventures, you can discover Italy following our Grand Tour or wind your way along Ireland's Ring of Kerry, all with your trusted travel companion. Get to Europe, rent a car, and hit the road!

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Publisher / Publication Date: Lonely Planet 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 914 EUR

Feiffer, Kate.

Summary: Sadie and her father have been planning a trip to the zoo for a long time but something always gets in the way, so when they finally start out and her father sees some raindrops, Sadie insists there is no rain on her side of the car.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 2011

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE FEI

Brody, Jessica

Summary: When Ali Collins's estranged father passes away and leaves her his only prized possession-- a 1968 Firebird convertible-- it reminds her too much of all her father's unfulfilled promises. A buyer three hundred miles up the Pacific coast is offering enough money for the car to save her childhood home from foreclosure. There's only one problem: she has no idea how to drive a stick shift. But her...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Simon Pulse 2018

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1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC BRO

Cerato, Mattia

Summary: A young boy is reluctant to accept his mom's new friend, Dan. However, when they all go on a road trip together, he finds that Dan is not as bad as he imagined.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Red Chair Press 2015

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2 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE CER

Benson, Sara.

Summary: Presents itineraries for thirty-five road trips in California, including trips along Pacific Coast highways, through Napa and Sonoma Valleys, and around Santa Barbara wine country.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Lonely Planet 2017

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Patterson, James

Summary: Axi Moore is a good girl. When Axi invites her best friend, Robinson, with whom she's secretly in love, to come with her on a cross country road trip, she's finally breaking all the rules. They soon find that, however far they run, they can't escape the heartbreaking troubles that brought them together in the first place.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Hachette Audio 2014

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC PAT

Davenport, Fionn

Summary: Discover the freedom of the open road. Ring of Kerry: Drive through Ireland s most scenic landscapeGiant s Causeway: See Ireland s greatest geological wonderKinvara: Explore Dunguaire Castle and Galway Bay 34 amazing road trips inside Inspirational Trip Ideas. 2-day escapes to week-long adventuresSee it Like a Local. Packed with regional trips and exciting detoursRoad Trips Made Easy.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Lonely Planet 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 914.9 IRE

Jacobson, Abbi

Summary: When Broad City star Abbi Jacobson announced that she planned to drive across the country alone, she was met with lots of questions and opinions. Why wasn't she going with friends? Wouldn't it be incredibly lonely? The North route is better! Was it safe for a woman? The Southern route is the way to go! You should bring mace! And a common one: Why? But Abbi had always found comfort in solitude...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Grand Central Publishing 2018

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 814 JAC

Harding, Paul

Summary: Whether exploring your own backyard or somewhere new, discover the freedom of the open road with Lonely Planets Australias Best Trips. Follow the Great Barrier Reef along the Capricorn Coast, explore the dramatic landforms and wildlife-rich Kakadu National Park, and surf famous beaches along the Great Ocean Road with the 38 amazing road trips in this trusted travel companion. Jump in the car,...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Lonely Planet Publications 2019

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 919.404 LON

Marsh, Sarah Glenn

Summary: "The inspiring true story of Alice Ramsey, the first woman to drive a car across America in 1909."

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Publisher / Publication Date: Henry Holt and Company 2020

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 RAM

Malcolm, Timothy

Summary: "Whether you're stopping for a day trek or taking a weekend getaway, hit the road and hit the legendary trail with Moon Drive & Hike Appalachian Trail. Make your escape on shorter trips from major cities or drive the entire three-week route from Georgia to Maine. Find your hike along the Appalachian Trail with detailed trail descriptions, mileage, difficulty ratings, and tips for picking the...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Avalon Travel/Hachette Book Group 2019

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Proudfit, Benjamin

Summary: "For more than three decades in the mid-1800s, the Oregon Trail was the main way settlers traveled west. Today, people can visit parts of this historic trail, and even walk where pioneers did as they made their way to new lives in the Pacific Northwest and California. Complemented by full-color photographs, the main content addresses the historical context of the trail to supplement the social...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Gareth Stevens Publishing 2016

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 978 PRO

Sorin, Gretchen Sullivan

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Summary: "How the automobile fundamentally changed African American life-the true history beyond the Best Picture-winning movie. The ultimate symbol of independence and possibility, the automobile has shaped this country from the moment the first Model T rolled off Henry Ford's assembly line. Yet cars have always held distinct importance for African Americans, allowing black families to evade the many...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Liveright Publishing Corporation, a division of W.W. Norton & Company 2020

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 323.1196 SOR

Summary: Chronicling the riveting history and personal experiences, at once liberating and challenging, harrowing and inspiring, deeply revealing and profoundly transforming, of African Americans on the road from the advent of the automobile through the seismic changes of the 1960s and beyond, it explores the deep background of a recent phrase rooted in realities that have been an indelible part of the...

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2021

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1 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV DRI

Summary: Take a trip across the country and back in time and re-discover the America of years gone by on the historic Route 66. Called the Main Street of America, it linked east and west for nearly 60 memorable years and became part of our national folklore in the process. More than 2400 miles of roadside diners, small towns, tepee-shaped motels and frozen custard stands helped thread the fabric of...

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Publisher / Publication Date: RLJ Entertainment 2015

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD 917.3 ROU

Yogerst, Joseph R

Contents: West Coast -- Rocky Mountains -- Pan-Regional -- Northeast -- Midwest -- Southern -- Tropical -- Canada.

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2020

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Summary: Comedy about a pair of dim-witted friends on a cross-country trip to return a case full of money.

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Publisher / Publication Date: New Line Home Entertainment 2006

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1 available in Comedy DVDs, Call number: DVD COMEDY DUM

Downing, Samantha

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Summary: "In the latest thrillingly savage stand-alone from the twisted mind behind mega hit My Lovely Wife comes the story of a family--not unlike your own--just with a few more violent tendencies thrown in.... Beth, Portia, and Eddie Morgan haven't all been together in years. And for very good reasons--we'll get to those later. But when their wealthy grandfather dies and leaves a cryptic final message...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Berkley 2020

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC DOW

Friesen, Jonathan.

Summary: Plagued by Tourette's syndrome and a stepfather who despises him, Sam meets an old man in his small Minnesota town who sends him on a road trip designed to help him discover the truth about his life.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Speak 2008

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1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC FRI

Slater, Shirley.

Summary: Provides practical advice for RV travel in the United States, including detailed maps and information on trip-planning, itineraries, and attractions and campgrounds.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Wiley 2011

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Summary: Horatio Nelson Jackson, an eccentric Vermont doctor, drove from San Francisco to New York City, in 1903 to became the first person to drive an automobile across the continent - a feat never before accomplished. It would mark the beginning of a new era in America and the end of another. It took Lewis & Clark over two years to go from the Atlantic to the Pacific - Horatio went the opposite...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Home Video 2003

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1 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV HOR

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