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Where To?

Where are you going next? The teens in these books have traveled around the world and had many adventures -- good and bad.


What I Saw and How I Lied
What I Saw and How I Lied

In 1947, with her jovial stepfather Joe back from the war and family life returning to normal, teenage Evie, smitten by the handsome young ex-GI who seems to have a secret hold on Joe, finds herself caught in a complicated web of lies whose devastating outcome change her life and that of her family forever.


Spanish Holiday
Spanish Holiday

After months of planning a summer vacation in Spain with her friends Yaz and Ruth, Laura finds the "perfect getaway" marred by the presence of Ruth's obnoxious boyfriend who insists on sticking to the well-beaten tourist track.


How to Ruin a Summer Vacation
How to Ruin a Summer Vacation

When sixteen-year-old Amy, a spoiled American, goes to Israel for a three-month summer vacation with a father she barely knows, she is not prepared for his Jewish family and the changes they bring about in her life.


Deep and Dark and Dangerous : a Ghost Story
Deep and Dark and Dangerous : a Ghost Story

When thirteen-year-old Ali spends the summer with her aunt and cousin at the family's vacation home, she stumbles upon a secret that her mother and aunt have been hiding for over thirty years.


Four Things My Geeky-Jock-of-a-Best-Friend Must Do in Europe
Four Things My Geeky-Jock-of-a-Best-Friend Must Do in Europe

Written in the form of letters to her best friend, Delia, back home, Brady tells of her adventures while on a Mediterranean cruise with her mother, and her progress on Delia's list of things she must do, including the search for a "code-red Euro-hottie."


Bad Kitty
Bad Kitty

While vacationing with her family in Las Vegas, seventeen-year-old Jasmine stumbles upon a murder mystery that she attempts to solve with the help of her friends, recently arrived from California.


Girl at Sea
Girl at Sea

High-school junior Clio Ford reluctantly gives up her dream job and a potential first kiss to take a working vacation with her estranged father on a yacht in Italy.


Strange Relations
Strange Relations

Fifteen-year-old Marne is excited to be able to spend her summer vacation in Hawaii, not realizing the change in her lifestyle it would bring staying with her aunt, seven cousins, and uncle who is a Chasidic rabbi.


Are We There Yet?
Are We There Yet?

Tricked by their parents into taking a trip to Italy together, two brothers--one in high school and the other recently graduated from college--reflect on the directions of their own lives and on the distance that has grown between them.


Heart and Salsa
Heart and Salsa

Cat Wilcox is going to study abroad for the summer in Mexico with her best friend Sabrina, but Sabrina complicates matters by bringing along her boyfriend.


Twenty Boy Summer
Twenty Boy Summer

While on vacation in California, sixteen-year-old best friends Anna and Frankie conspire to find a boy for Anna's first kiss, but Anna harbors a painful secret that threatens their lighthearted plan and their friendship.


Open Your Eyes
Open Your Eyes

A collection of memoirs and stories about a variety of travel experiences that changed the lives of some of today's most popular writers, including Lois Lowry, Susie Morgenstern and Harry Mazer.


Captives
Captives

When two families are kidnapped while vacationing on a Caribbean island, they come to understand something of the island's political backdrop and the events that fuel their captors' actions.


Surface Tension
Surface Tension

During the summer vacations of his thirteenth through his sixteenth year at the family's lake cottage, Luke realizes that although some things stay the same over the years that many more change.


I Conquer Britain
I Conquer Britain


High Dive
High Dive

With her mother stationed in Iraq as an Army nurse, Vanderbilt University student Arden Vogel, whose father was killed in a traffic accident a few years earlier, impulsively ends up on a tour of Europe with a group of college girls she meets on her way to attend to some family business in Sardinia.


Vacations from Hell
Vacations from Hell

Five short stories in which a vacation takes a supernatural turn.