As you might imagine - once you decide to take a significant road trip your interest in movies and books suddenly changes. For me the short murder mysteries and Alfred Hitchcock type anthologies on my nightstand are giving way to books with a travel theme. While many of them are purely factual - the top 20 National Parks, How to Full Time in Your RV, etc - MsBoyink also picked up a copy of Harry Truman’s Excellent Adventure:Read More >>
In preparing for this trip MsBoyink and I have read a number of books. Most of these have been of the “how-to” variety—how to finance a year long road trip, how to choose the right RV, how to find places to stay, etc.
I’ve just finished a book that stands apart from that group however - and that book is John Steinbeck’s Travels with Charley, subtitled In Search of America.Read More >>