The road to Roswell : a novel

Book Cover
Average Rating
New York : Del Rey, [2023].
9780593499856, 0593499859
Appears on list
Acorn Public Library District - Stacks
1 available


Loading Description...

Also in this Series

Checking series information...


LocationCall NumberStatus
Acorn Public Library District - StacksFIC WILLIS, C.On Shelf
LocationCall NumberStatus
Addison Public Library - 2nd Floor - Adult BooksSF WILLIS C.On Shelf
Alsip-Merrionette Park Public Library District - StacksSF WILLISOn Shelf
Batavia Public Library District - Adult FictionFIC Willis, ConnieOn Shelf
Bedford Park Public Library District - StacksF WILLISOn Shelf
Bensenville Community Public Library District - FictionWILLISOn Shelf
Show All Copies

More Like This

Loading more titles like this title...

More Details

New York : Del Rey, [2023].
Physical Desc
399 pages ; 25 cm
9780593499856, 0593499859


"A delightful novel about alien invasions, conspiracies, and the incredibly silly things people are willing to believe--some of which may actually be true--from the Nebula and Hugo award-winning author of Blackout and All Clear. When level-headed Francie arrives in Roswell, New Mexico, for her college roommate's UFO-themed wedding--complete with a true-believer bridegroom--she can't help but roll her eyes at all the wide-eyed talk of aliens, which obviously don't exist. Imagine her surprise, then, when she is abducted by one. Odder still, her abductor is far from what the popular media have led her to expect, with a body like a tumbleweed and a mass of lightning-fast tentacles. Nor is Francie the only victim of the alien's abduction spree. Before long, he has acquired a charming con man named Wade, a sweet little old lady with a casino addiction, a retiree with a huge RV and a love for old Westerns, and a UFO-chasing nutjob who is thoroughly convinced the alien intends to probe them and/or take over the planet. But the more Francie gets to know the alien, the more convinced she becomes that he's not an invader. That he's in trouble and she has to help him. Only she doesn't know how--or even what the trouble is. Part alien-abduction adventure, part road trip saga, part romantic comedy, The Road to Roswell is packed full of Men in Black, Elvis impersonators, tourist traps, rattlesnakes, chemtrails, and Close Encounters of the Third, Fourth, and Fifth kind. Can Francie, stuck in a neon green bridesmaid's dress, save the world--and still make it back for the wedding?"--,Provided by publisher.


APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Willis, C. (2023). The road to Roswell: a novel (First edition.). Del Rey.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Willis, Connie. 2023. The Road to Roswell: A Novel. Del Rey.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Willis, Connie. The Road to Roswell: A Novel Del Rey, 2023.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Willis, Connie. The Road to Roswell: A Novel First edition., Del Rey, 2023.

Note! Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy. Citation formats are based on standards as of August 2021.

Staff View

Loading Staff View.