Bookshelf

Every week we invite someone from the creative industries to share a rundown of their five favourite books in the whole ruddy world, which have inspired, excited or educated them.

  1. Mike_alderson_bookshelf_int_list Bookshelf Founder and creative director of ManvsMachine, Mike Alderson on his most-loved books
  2. Max_barnett_kodak_int_list Bookshelf Editor-in-chief of Pylot magazine Max Barnett on his favourite books
  3. Steve_watson_mushpit_int_list Bookshelf Stack founder Steven Watson shares five of his top magazines
  4. Linda_brownlee_baldessari_int_list Bookshelf Photographer Linda Brownlee on the books she always comes back to
  5. Brutus_wonderwall_int_list Bookshelf Owner of iconic shirt brand Brutus, Jonathan Freedman’s punk and DIY-infused bookshelf
  6. Annie_atkins_bookshelf_int_list Bookshelf Grand Budapest Hotel graphic designer Annie Atkins on her favourite books
  7. Julius_wiedemann_bookshelf_int_list Bookshelf Taschen editor Julius Wiedemann on the books that inspire him
  8. Studio_psk_press_int_list Bookshelf Design agency Studio PSK shares its most-loved books
  9. Dave_trott_bookshelf_int_list Bookshelf Advertising guru Dave Trott and his inspirational Bookshelf
  10. Morag_myerscough_int_list Bookshelf Designer Morag Myerscough gives us a peek at her bookshelf
  11. Tomas_leach_humphrey_jennings_int_list Bookshelf Filmmaker Tomas Leach shares some of his favourite books
  12. The-guardian-purple-int-list Bookshelf The Guardian design team reveals its favourite books
  13. Dan_wilton_duty_int_list2 Bookshelf Photographer Dan Wilton on his most-loved books
  14. Wayne_daly_kiesler_int_list Bookshelf Bedford Press co-founder Wayne Daly on his favourite books
  15. Shem_law_bauhaus_int_list Bookshelf Radio Times art director Shem Law shows us what’s on his bookshelf
  16. Tpg_bookshelf_int_list Bookshelf The Photographer’s Gallery shows us their favourite books
  17. Jamie_reid_bookshelf_int_list Bookshelf Dazed art director Jamie Reid shares his favourite books
  18. Marcus_fairs_bookshelf_int_list Bookshelf Dezeen founder and editor-in-chief Marcus Fairs talks us through his bookshelf
  19. Kim_hastreiter_ads_int_list Bookshelf New York indie institution Paper magazine's Kim Hastreiter shows us her bookshelf
  20. Handsome_frank_intersection_int_list2 Bookshelf Co-founder of illustration agency Handsome Frank, Jon Cockley’s bookshelf
  21. Gym_class_int_list Bookshelf Gym Class mag creator Steven Gregor shows us what’s on his bookshelf
  22. Pitchfork_bookshelf_int_list3 Bookshelf The Pitchfork design team gives us a sneaky peek at their bookshelf
  23. Rob_meyers_rbpm_int_list2 Bookshelf Creative director of Clash magazine Rob Meyers shares his favourite books
  24. Fiell_int_list2 Bookshelf Renowned design writers Charlotte and Peter Fiell show us what's on their bookshelf
  25. H_i_sams_sanwich_int_list Bookshelf Set design duo Isabel + Helen's beautifully bright, childhood-inspired bookshelf
  26. She_was_only_itten_int_list Bookshelf London design studio She Was Only gives us a gander at their bookshelf
  27. Annie_koyama_bookshelf_int_list Bookshelf Publisher Annie Koyama shows off her illustration-laden Bookshelf
  28. Lydia_garnett_bookshelf_int_list Bookshelf Photographer Lydia Garnett's Bookshelf includes a photo album and a guide to 80s cocktails
  29. Alec-dudson-bookshelf_int_list Bookshelf Founder and editor-in-chief of Intern Magazine Alec Dudson shares his favourite books
  30. Studio_opposite_bookshelf_list Bookshelf Design duo Studio Opposite shows us the books that inspire them
  31. List Bookshelf Designer, art director and book fanatic Ben Branagan shows off his bookshelf
  32. Blair_thomson_bookshelf_list Bookshelf Designer and stamp-collating Instagrammer Blair Thomson's bookshelf
  33. Come-de-bouchony-itsnicethat-pienkowski-list Bookshelf Magazine design and one massive sausage in Côme de Bouchony's Bookshelf
  34. David-luraschi-bookshelf-coveritsnicethat-list Bookshelf Photographer of nudes and Parisian passers-by David Luraschi's Bookshelf
  35. Charlotte-mei-list Bookshelf Ceramicist and illustrator Charlotte Mei's Bookshelf unites Picasso and Akira
  36. Parterre_de_rois_list Bookshelf The editors of Parterre de Rois show us their favourite books
  37. Studio-toogood-bookshelf-itsnicethat-list Bookshelf Here's Faye Toogood on the books which most inspire her
  38. Sh_books-itsnicethat-list-2 Bookshelf Sunny, funny, California cool-oozing artist Steven Harrington on his fav books
  39. Laurabradley-bookshelf-itsnicethat-list Bookshelf Anothermag.com editor Laura Bradley shares her "fur and food shelf"
  40. Ng_inside_2bookshelf-itsnicethat-list Bookshelf Wakako Kishimoto, one half of Eley Kishimoto, shares her favourite books
  41. Alex-tieghi-walker-itsnicethat-list Bookshelf The founder of The Anonymous Sex Journal, Alex Tieghi-Walker's bookshelf
  42. Book-shelf-list Bookshelf London shop One Good Deed Today's owners on their favourite books
  43. Spuren_cover_00-int-list Bookshelf We spoke to studio Brighten the Corners about their fave books
  44. Allbook_spines-teal-triggs-int Bookshelf Publishing, graphic design and feminism expert Teal Triggs on her Bookshelf
  45. Laserigraphie_cover-int-list Bookshelf Pure joy! French studio Atelier Bingo share their favourite books
  46. Main-books Bookshelf The It's Nice That team's favourite books, in honour of World Book Day
  47. Just_kids_cover-list-int Bookshelf COS heads of design on the books which inspire them and their designs
  48. Dominic-wilcox-bookshelf-list-int Bookshelf We speak to inventor Dominic Wilcox about his most inspiring books
  49. 4_int_bookshelf_americasfav2-list Bookshelf Gratuitous Type creator and designer Elana Schlenker on her fave books!
  50. Stevie-gee-rumble-fish-list Bookshelf Illustrator Stevie Gee is newly crowned king of the Bookshelf
  51. Gourmand-list-int Bookshelf The Gourmand co-founder David Lane shares his top five books!
  52. Teoconnor-bookshelf-list-int Bookshelf Here's designer and The W Project co-founder Teo Connor, on her books
  53. Fonshickmann-bookshelf-2 Bookshelf Fons Hickmann selects a vintage atlas and a found collection of X-rated mags
  54. List Bookshelf Memphis group founding member Nathalie Du Pasquier on her books
  55. New-omar-list_ Bookshelf Apartamento co-founder Omar Sosa shows us around his bookshelves
  56. Lenka-list Bookshelf Artist Lenka Clayton gives us a peek at her favourite books
  57. Unnamed Bookshelf Typography lovers, listen up! It's Hamish Muir's well-stocked Bookshelf
  58. List Bookshelf Independent bookshop Antenne Books share five out-of-print titles
  59. List Bookshelf Ewen Spencer gives us a lesson in British youth culture via his Bookshelf
  60. List Bookshelf We celebrate the new issue of Twin with founder Becky Smith's Bookshelf
  61. List Bookshelf Pentagram designer Jessica Svendsen chooses five books that inspire her
  62. Lisst Bookshelf Chaz Bundick of Toro Y Moi and Les Sins shares his favourite books
  63. List-2 Bookshelf The editor of LAW magazine John Holt shows us around his book collection
  64. List Bookshelf Studio Build's creative director Michael C. Place on his favourite books
  65. Main1 Bookshelf Graphic novelist Matilda Tristram shows us her five favourite books
  66. Main Bookshelf The Bookshelf of London-Based printers/publishers/creatives Hato Press
  67. List Bookshelf Satirical artist and very funny woman Miriam Elia shows us her bookshelf
  68. List Bookshelf Here's the founder of The Garden Edit, John Tebbs on his favourite books
  69. Main1 Bookshelf The top five books of Dazed and Confused Editor, Isabella Burley
  70. List Bookshelf Magazine mogul Jeremy Leslie shares his bookshelf
  71. List Bookshelf Editor-in-chief of Riposte Danielle Pender shows us her favourite books
  72. Main Bookshelf The top five books of European managing editor of Vice, Bruno Bayley
  73. List Bookshelf Photographer Catherine Losing shares her five favourite books
  74. Listdie-tollen-hefte-01 Bookshelf An education in European publishing and playtime on Golden Cosmos' bookshelf
  75. New_list_animade Bookshelf Interactive design and animation studio Animade share their bookshelf!
  76. List Bookshelf Bloc Party's Kele Okereke shows us his amazing graphic novel collection
  77. Main5 Bookshelf i-D's editor in chief Holly Shackleton shows us her top five books!
  78. Main Bookshelf Five inspiring books from the shelves of illustrator Joe Cruz
  79. Bookshelflist Bookshelf The top five books of POST magazine’s Louise Benson
  80. Main Bookshelf The top five books of designer and psychedelic art enthusiast Leif Podhajsky