It hasn’t been a great summer for air travel. Unexpected delays, cancelled flights, lost bags, understaffed airlines – your best bet, if you want to enjoy your vacation, is to stay home. Thanks a lot, Orville and Wilbur.
And then there are the tantrums from volatile passengers. You know William Shatner in that old Twilight Zone episode? The one where he freaks out and keeps yelling at the window and has to be restrained by everyone else on the plane? Nowadays, flight crews just call that Tuesday.
So if you find yourself stranded near a departure gate, or waiting forlornly next to an empty baggage carousel, maybe you might want to take your mind off your misery by reading about travelers who are having even worse luck than you. Here are ten books that are emphatically not endorsed by the TSA.