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. All the Pretty Horses Cormac McCarthy 8. As I Walked Out One Midsummer Morning Laurie Lee 9. Travels with Charley John Steinbeck 10. Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas Hunter S. Thompson 11. An Abundance of Katherines John Green 12. The Ossians Doug Johnstone Tags: road trip, travel, holiday View the discussion thread.