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Road Map + Giveaway: We Are the Ghosts | The Heart of a Book Blogger
I loved reading Vicky Skinner’s debut last year (read my review of How to Breathe Underwater) so I have been excited for We Are the Ghosts! To celebrate its release, I’ve collaborated with Vicky to create a map of the road trip featured in the book. I hope you enjoy the map and Vicky’s research for each spot! The Road Map of We Are the Ghosts In We Are the Ghosts, our main character, Ellie, receives a map from a mysterious sender and decides to hit the road with a group of her friends to discover who sent it. Starting in Texas, they drive all the way to Michigan, and every stop has a life of its own, its own story, its own meaning, its own symbolism. So I wanted to talk a little bit about every stop and the research I did for them. Eaton, TX-Eaton is where the story begins. Based on a real town in Texas that goes by a different name, Eaton is a small town where Ellie and her brother, Luke, have grown up. Eaton is a college town, built around Tate University, with one high school and a population of twenty thousand people. While charming to …