Ever since Vas mom dumped her with her grandparents, sheas bounced from guy to guy. That is, until a fateful hockey puck lands her in the lap of Sam Almond, who is different from the start. But V makes an irreversible mistake at her graduation party and risks losing Sam forever, spurring her on a crosscountry road trip to visit her mom in hopes of putting two thousand miles between herself, Sam, and the wreckage of that night. With humor and compassion, Carolyn Mackler takes readers on an unforgettable ride of missed exits, misadventures, and the kind of epiphanies that come only when youare on a route youave never taken before.Before I leave Maraa#39;s, I study my atlas and mark the route down I-55 with a yellow high- lighter. I even write ... Once Ia#39;m in my car, I plug my iPod into the stereo, sip the first Coke, and sing along with the music when I know the words. As I leaveanbsp;...
|Publisher||:||Candlewick Press - 2012-02-28|