12 Books to Devour On a Long Flight
Need an addictive read for your next trip? We asked our favorite authors (including Lesley Lokko and Erin Morgenstern) to name one mesmerizing book that got them through multiple time zones.
"It was one of Jilly Cooper's wickedly funny British novels about the upper class—Riders
, a send-up of the rich, sex-made world of show-jumping equestrians. A stewardess asked if I would sit with an unaccompanied 10-year-old, and even though I had stopped every 15 minutes to chat, I was stuck to that book for 7 hours, all the way from Rome to New York."
—Eloisa James, author of Seduced by a Pirate