12 Books About Road Trips Books to nourish a wandering soul Buckle up with these road-trip reads 1. Stephen Fry in America Stephen Fry 2. The Borrower Rebecca Makkai 3. The Motorcycle Diaries Ernesto 'Che' Guevara 4. The Motel Life Willy Vlautin 5. Amy & Roger's Epic Detour Morgan Matson 6. On the Road Jack Kerouac 7. The Ossians Doug Johnstone 8. All the Pretty Horses Cormac McCarthy 9. As I Walked Out One Midsummer Morning Laurie Lee 10. Travels with Charley John Steinbeck 11. Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas Hunter S. Thompson 12. An Abundance of Katherines John Green Tags: road trip, travel, holiday View the discussion thread.