Yes, I'm afraid it is, although there are other forms of reading these days. I now read a lot fewer hard copy books, and am reading a lot more E-Books these days. Thanks to the E-book reader my spouse brought for me for Xmas in
A boy left his bike chained to a tree when he went away to war in 1914. He never returned, leaving the tree no choice but to grow around the bike. Incredible that this bike has been there for 98 years now!