* Author, American Road: The Story of an Epic Transcontinental Journey at the Dawn of the Motor Age (Henry Holt & Company, Inc., 2002)
* Author, Road Trip USA: Cross-Country Adventures on America's Two Lane Highways, 3rd Edition (Avalon Trade Publishing, 2002)
* Co-authour of Roadfood: The Coast-to-Coast Guide to 500 of the Best Barbeque Joints, Lobster Shacks, Ice Cream Parlors, Highway Diners, and Much More with her husband Michael Stern
* Arts and Entertainment Writer, The Augusta Chronicle
You've got your big Gulp, your favorite tunes and a map ... or maybe not. You're ready to hit the road. Road trips are an American rite of passage. The legends, the best routes, a look back at the first cross country road trip ...and, of course, your stories. You, your car and the open road ...