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Hot air balloons fly overhead during a morning ascent at the Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta in Albuquerque, N.M., on Oct. 8, 2005. (Getty Images)

On The Rise: Hot Air Balloon Books About Soaring Flights And Sobering Falls

Jun 17, 2014

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Who needs destinations? This summer, we're focusing on the journey. All these books — some old, some new — will transport you: by train, plane, car, bike, boat, foot, city transit, horse, balloon, rocket ship, time machine and even the odd giant peach. Bon voyage! (Taxes and fees not included).

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