3 Books to Take On Flight (and 13 More to Devour)

These new reads will make you look forward to a few hours stuck on a crowded plane or at an airport. Bonus: The hardcover versions also block out the sneezes of your fellow passengers.
Country Girl: A Memoir

Country Girl: A Memoir

368 pages; Plume
This memoir by one of Ireland's greatest fiction writers has the grit of Angela's Ashes and the sensuality of a D.H. Lawrence novel. All the juicy gossip is a fabulous bonus.