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. Main Bookshelf Patrick Woodroffe, the genius behind the Olympic lighting displays, shows us his top five books
  2. List Bookshelf Bookshelf: "I found it very hard." Brecht Vandenbroucke selects his five favourite books
  3. Kev Bookshelf Bookshelf: Kev F Sutherland, comic illustrator for The Beano, Marvel Comics and more shows us his five fave books!
  4. Smmain Bookshelf Bookshelf: Prolific photographer Spencer Murphy shares with us his impeccably neat bookshelf
  5. Ian2 Bookshelf Bookshelf: Ian Stevenson's guide to life via the bizarre contents of his bookshelf
  6. Main Bookshelf Bookshelf: Photographer Jaimie Warren's Bookshelf may just be the weirdest and most wonderful one yet
  7. Main Bookshelf Bookshelf: Celebrity portrait photographer and filmmaker Jamie-James Medina shows us his literary inspiration
  8. List Advertising Bookshelf: Ben Kay, ad-man and one of the best bloggers around shares his Bookshelf
  9. Cpmain Bookshelf Bookshelf: Fashion's favourite blogger Charlie Porter on Snoopy, Ulysses, and the science of the suit...
  10. Hattie Bookshelf Bookshelf: Illustrator Hattie Stewart takes us on a tour of her Bookshelf
  11. Max-fenton-list Writing Bookshelf this week comes out of Brooklyn and the library of The Believer's online editor, Max Fenton
  12. Suzimain Bookshelf Bookshelf: Adrian Mole vs. Rebel Youth! It can only be the Bookshelf of illustrator, Suzi Kemp
  13. Charles-atlas-bookshelf-list Bookshelf This week's bookshelf is from Charles Atlas, video artist and director of TURNING with Antony & the Johnsons
  14. Wayne-hemingway-design-list Bookshelf This weeks Bookshelf courtesy of Vintage Festival and HemingwayDesign founder, Wayne Hemingway
  15. Sam-asbhy-list Film Bookshelf: Subversive cinema and the characters therein, all on the Bookshelf of Sam Ashby
  16. We-are-pi-list Bookshelf A Bookshelf special from the members of WE ARE Pi, an agency full of "ideas worth doing"
  17. Theo_int_bookshelf-list Bookshelf Bookshelf courtesy of James Théophane, a creative director at Clemenger BBDO "when he's not dabbling"
  18. Bookshelf-list Bookshelf Illustrator, designer and DJ Margot Bowman gives us a cheeky peek at her Bookshelf
  19. Laura-pannack-list Bookshelf This week the award-winning portrait photographer Laura Pannack shows us her Bookshelf
  20. Emiliano-ponzo-list Bookshelf Top-notch illustrator Emiliano Ponzi gives us a guided tour of his Bookshelf and five favourite tomes
  21. Chris-floydlist Film Photographer and filmmaker Chris Floyd guides us through his Bookshelf
  22. Mark-lazenby-bookshelf-list Bookshelf Revealing volumes - literally, hypothetically - Mark Lazenby shows us his Bookshelf
  23. Bookshelf-list Bookshelf This week's Bookshelf comes courtesy New York-based photographer Marcelo Gomes
  24. List-sarah-illenberger Bookshelf Much like her work, Sarah Illenberger's Bookshelf is beautifully bright and charming
  25. Tim-blare-list Writing Stand-up poet and creator of the Poetry Takeaway, Tim Clare's Bookshelf
  26. Bompaspar-list Miscellaneous What culinary curiosities sit on the shelves of wonder food luminaries Bompas & Parr?
  27. List-achim-borchardt-humebookshelf Bookshelf Bookshelf: Chief Curator of the Whitechapel Gallery, London, Achim Borchardt-Hume
  28. Apfel-bookshelf-small Bookshelf Bookshelf: APFEL
  29. Nexus_bookshelf-small Film Bookshelf: Chris O'Reilly
  30. Be-small Writing Bookshelf: Benjamin Eastham
  31. Tgsmall Bookshelf Bookshelf: Tom Gauld
  32. Cbs Publication Bookshelf: Christiane Bördner
  33. Rr_small Bookshelf Bookshelf: Rob Ryan
  34. Bookshelflead Film Bookshelf: Grant Orchard
  35. Jeff-small Bookshelf Bookshelf: Jeff Mermelstein
  36. Dean-small Film Bookshelf: Dean Chalkley
  37. Markbooksmall Bookshelf Bookshelf: Mark Mulroney
  38. Jim-small Bookshelf Bookshelf: Jim Stoten
  39. Rose-small Bookshelf Bookshelf: Rose Blake
  40. Js_small Miscellaneous Bookshelf: Jason Silva
  41. Samllshelf_andreas Bookshelf Bookshelf: Andreas Samuelsson
  42. Alain_small Writing Bookshelf: Alain de Botton
  43. Luke-best-small Bookshelf Bookshelf: Luke Best
  44. Rsfront Advertising Bookshelf: Rory Sutherland
  45. Sw-small Product Design Bookshelf: Samuel Wilkinson
  46. Max-lamb-small Product Design Bookshelf: Max Lamb
  47. Mari1 Bookshelf Bookshelf: Peter Marigold
  48. Ab-rogers-small Architecture Bookshelf: Ab Rogers
  49. Michael-marriott-small Bookshelf Bookshelf: Michael Marriott
  50. Lucy_small Writing Bookshelf: Lucy Caldwell
  51. Lb_small Writing Bookshelf: Louisa Bailey
  52. Garth-small Film Bookshelf: Garth Jennings
  53. Richard-embray-small Writing Bookshelf: Richard Embray
  54. Austin_small Writing Bookshelf: Austin Kleon
  55. Sw-small Bookshelf Bookshelf: Sam Winston
  56. Joel-small Miscellaneous Bookshelf: Joel Speasmaker
  57. Jv_small Writing Bookshelf: Julie Verhoeven
  58. Justin-small Writing Bookshelf: Justin Taylor
  59. Dc-small-1 Writing Bookshelf: Dallas Clayton
  60. Micah-big Miscellaneous Bookshelf: Micah Lidberg
  61. Jg_small Writing Bookshelf: Jochen Gerner
  62. Fred-butler-small Fashion Bookshelf: Fred Butler
  63. Df_small Writing Bookshelf: Daniel Frost
  64. Sarah-small Writing Bookshelf: Sarah Gottlieb
  65. Sean_small Writing Bookshelf: Sean Pecknold
  66. Josh-small Writing Bookshelf: Josh Cochran
  67. Bs_small Publication Bookshelf: Aslak Gurholt Rønsen
  68. Hilary-greenbaum-small Writing Bookshelf: Hilary Greenbaum
  69. Lzsmall Writing Bookshelf: Lawrence Zeegen
  70. Fatema-small Writing Bookshelf: Fatema Ahmed
  71. Rr-web-small Writing Bookshelf: Rafaël Rozendaal
  72. Mikeypleasesmall Writing Bookshelf: Mikey Please
  73. Andybssmall Writing Bookshelf: Andy Rementer
  74. Pbbookshelfsmall Music Bookshelf: Paul Burgess
  75. Bookshelf-small Writing Bookshelf: Visual Editions
  76. Rgbooks Writing Bookshelf: Rob Giampietro
  77. Hollysmall Writing Bookshelf: R. Gerald Nelson
  78. Kgm_small Writing Bookshelf: Kendra Grant Malone
  79. Hollysmall Publication Bookshelf: NoBrow
  80. Hollysmall Writing Bookshelf: Peter Nencini