Hitting the Road
In Hitting the Road, Cody wants to get away from his new stepdad, but Matt doesn’t want to let him go alone. A ride with a drunk driver, a night on the streets and a treacherous trip across a railway bridge make the boys decide to try to work things out at home.
Author: Paul Kropp
Reading level: Grade 3.2 (Lexile 680)
Interest level: Grades 6-12