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.
The Good Lord Bird by James McBride

The Good Lord Bird

336 pages
From the author of The Color of Water comes a gut-wrenching and suspenseful fictional tale inspired by real events—starring a slave boy who, along with the abolitionist John Brown, helps change the course of American history.
— Abbe Wright