Four high school students, Lena Kaligaris, Tibby Rollins, Bridget Vreeland, and Carmen Lowell are best friends since they were young. Carmen buys jeans which fits the four girls perfectly even they all have different shapes of body. During the summer vacation, they pass the pants along to keep in touch with each other; also passing letters with. The pants go to Lena first, Tibby next, Carmen, and then Bridget. This rotation goes on and on. Lena was spending summer vacation in Greece with her grandparents. Tibby was spending at her house most of the days, but became friends with a 12 years old girl named Bailey which has leukemia. Carmen went to South Carolina to meet her divorced father, and be shocked because he had a new family. Bridget was at soccer camp with the pants, and she gets raised by the people around her. When each girl wears the pants, their life change in many ways. The story goes on with the pants traveling the four girls.
This book was very interesting. There are more series of “Traveling Pants,” so I want to read the other series next time!