The Vanderbeekers on the Road

The Vanderbeekers


Author: Karina Yan Glaser


Our beloved Harlem family is putting the VAN in Vanderbeekers as they hit the highway to give their dad the best birthday surprise EVER! Setting off on a road trip Papa never got the chance to take with his own father, the whole crew is packed and ready for a cross-country adventure. Things get off to a rocky start when the car breaks down on their way to pick up Papa. But they really veer off course when Laney discovers that Jessie and Orlando are interviewing at a college once they get to California. How can they even think about leaving New York? Wouldn’t that change their family? And how can she and her other siblings stop them? Your young travelers will love hitting the road with the Vanderbeekers in this sixth unforgettable adventure!

Ages 8–12. 352pp