How much: Free - registration requested; VIP ticket with signed book - $40; VIP Couple ticket (inc RSVP for 2 + 1 signed book) - $40; Book only (inc tax + shipping) - $45
Please help author Theresa Goodrich celebrate the launch of "Two Lane Gems, Vol. 1: Turkeys are jerks and other observations from an American road trip"
Celebrate the launch of The Local Tourist founder's first book! There will be booze and bites, and you can meet the author, have your book signed, and hear about her unforgettable American road trip through 13 states and 6,479.5 miles of nature and quirky adventures.
Two Lane Gems, Vol. 1 is a road trip romp from the Chicago area to San Diego and back. Theresa Goodrich grabs her laptop, her camera, and her journal and makes (asks, she means, asks) her husband, Jim, to drive 6,479.5 miles through thirteen states so she can fulfill a childhood dream.
Starting at the most important archaeological site in North America, their journey takes them through sand dunes, forests, plains, and mountains. They stayed in haunted hotels, a rustic cabin, charming bed and breakfasts, and the oldest motel in Arizona.
met a World War II vet
learned how to grow a date
made a wish at the Center of the World
drank a beer in the lowest bar in the Western hemisphere
toured an abandoned mountain lion zoo
rode a vintage train with a singing engineer
did not get blown up by unexploded ordnance
did not kill each other
Two Lane Gems, Vol. 1 is an uplifting, inspirational, and often humorous love letter to America. From cliff dwellings to buried cars to more hoodoos than you can shake a switchback at, this tale follows their round-about journey to find the country’s treasures.
266-page, Full color, 8.5x11, Paperback, $39.99
Attendance is free, but registration is requested. VIP Tickets include a signed copy of the book. Signed copies at launch party are only guaranteed for preorders*.
If you can't make it to the launch party, you can pre-order your signed copy of Two Lane Gems, Vol. 1 for $45 (includes tax and shipping - contiguous US states only).
Free - registration requested
VIP ticket with signed book: $40
VIP Couple ticket (inc RSVP for 2 people + 1 signed book): $40
Book Only** (includes tax & shipping): $45
*Attendance is required to pick up your VIP signed copy. .