Langoliers By: Stephen King Lost References: Damon Lindelof has referenced this book as a source of influence in LOST. The Langoliers depicts a group of strangers who are on a flight that travels into a time rip, into a new dimension.
Damon Lindelof on Lost - On The Verge. Tip for interviewers everywhere: don’t tell the showrunner you didn’t like the ending if you didn’t even understand it. Lindelof, of course, handles it like a champ.