On the Shelf
Novels a Waste of Time, Says Noel Gallagher, and Other News
October 22, 2013 | by Sadie Stein
Cheryl Strayed’s Wild is apparently igniting fresh interest in hiking the Pacific Crest Trail. “She had relationship issues, and I was in the same boat,” one hiker and Strayed fan tells the New York Times.
A baby boy was born in a California Barnes & Noble. Mother and child are reportedly doing well.
“Novels are just a waste of fucking time,” says Noel Gallagher.
His remarks, declares the Guardian, are “a valuable contribution to the debate around books and literature’s role in modern society.”