"Fans tend for some reason to send me copies of this book The Prophet by Khali Gibrain. I've got about 14 copies and I don't know why but it seems to be their favourite for me."
- The Edge on what he's reading, 1989
did you know
The final track on the Boy album, "Shadows and Tall Trees", gives a nod to William Golding's novel Lord of the Flies; it shares its name with a chapter from the book.