Vacation Gone Wrong

Vacation gone wrong

In real life, unforeseen complications are seldom welcome on vacation.  It's supposed to be a time of relaxation or rejuvenation, not a sequence of things gone wrong.  Even the most easy-going, free-form vacationers tend to prefer their vacations free of disaster and drama.

But in's another story.

Join us on a journey through vacations gone wrong, from spine-tingling thrillers to hilarious romantic comedies and more.


Mysteries & Thrillers

Be careful — these vacations may turn deadly...

Book cover Book cover Book coverBook cover Book cover Book cover Book cover Book cover book cover Bad Summer People by Emma Rosenblum The Cabin at the End of the World by Paul TremblayDevice Free Weekend by Sean Doolittle In a Dark Dark Wood by Ruth Ware The Only Survivors by Megan Miranda Rock Paper Scissors by Alice Feeney They All Fall Down by Rachel Howzell Hall The Villa by Rachel Hawkins We Were Never Here by Andrea Bartz



Romantic Comedies & Family Dramas

For those less interested in life or death, there is plenty interpersonal drama to enjoy...

Book cover Book cover Book cover Book cover Book cover Book coverBear with Me Now by Katie Shepard The Five-Star Weekend by Elin Hilderbrand Malibu Rising by Taylor Jenkins Reid People We Meet on Vacation by Emily Henry The Road Trip by Beth O'Leary The Summer Place by Jennifer Weiner A Thousand Miles by Bridget Morrissey The Unhoneymooners by Christina Lauren


Weird, Wacky, & Wonderful

Looking for something else?  These vacation-gone-wrong books are literary wild cards...

Book cover Book cover Book cover Book cover Book cover Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas by Hunter S. Thompson The Maltese Iguana by Tim Dorsey The Road to Roswell by Connie Willis Supbar Parks: America's Most Extraordinary Parks and Their Least Impressed Visitors by Amber Share The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle by Haruki Murakami Your Guide to Not Getting Murdered in a Quaint English Village by Maureen Johnson & Jay Cooper