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. Wendt-list Bookshelf Bookshelf: Designer Bianca Wendt is a big-time Dr Seuss fan – see her top five reads!
  2. Main2 Bookshelf Bookshelf: Fantastic photographer Maya Fuhr lets us glimpse her top five reads
  3. Main Bookshelf Bookshelf: Read the top five books of Haw-Lin founders Nathan and Jacob
  4. Main Bookshelf Bookshelf: Artist and illustrator Nathaniel Russell shows us his fascinating bookshelf
  5. Main Bookshelf Bookshelf: Booooooom founder Jeff Hamada shows us his top five reads
  6. Lit Bookshelf Bookshelf: Designer Claude d'Avoine tells us about his colour-coded book collection
  7. Main Bookshelf Bookshelf: Animator Julia Pott treats us with her funny, sweet book selection
  8. Main Bookshelf Bookshelf: The top 5 reads of top artist and furniture maker, Anton Alvarez
  9. Almain Bookshelf Bookshelf: Extraordinary set designer Anna Lomax shows us her top 5 reads
  10. Main2 Bookshelf Bookshelf: What a treat! Marc Allum of Antiques Roadshow fame shows us his top five
  11. Main Bookshelf Bookshelf: Jim'll Paint It shows us which books inspire his strange, magical brain
  12. Main Bookshelf Bookshelf: The top five books of one of our favourite photographers, Osma Harvilahti
  13. Main Bookshelf Bookshelf: Let Tom Edwards teach you about the days of yore via his brilliant books!
  14. Main Bookshelf Bookshelf: Pop-up books and a seriously cute dog in the fun-filled bookshelf of Jen Stark
  15. Main Bookshelf Bookshelf: Get ready...it's Matt Furie's Bookshelf, complete with rats!
  16. Main Bookshelf Bookshelf: Tim Noakes, Editor-in-Chief at Dazed & Confused shows us his Bookshelf
  17. Main Bookshelf Bookshelf: A suitably hilarious, collaborative Bookshelf from the marvellous Layzell Bros
  18. Main Bookshelf Bookshelf: The witty and aesthetically pleasing bookshelf of designer Patrick Fry
  19. Main Bookshelf Bookshelf: Huzzah! A look at the bookshelf of famed illustrator James Jarvis
  20. Main Bookshelf Bookshelf: A very special hand drawn bookshelf from the very special Simon Hanselmann
  21. Bertie Bookshelf Bookshelf: The bookshelf of the seriously sharp Bertie Brandes
  22. Main Bookshelf Bookshelf: The books that inspire the brain of Oscar Bolton Green
  23. Main Bookshelf Bookshelf: Teenage sensation The Do Not Enter Diaries show us their bookshelf!
  24. Main Bookshelf Bookshelf: Short but definitely sweet! Sergio Membrillas' ace bookshelf
  25. Main Bookshelf Bookshelf: Will Sanders' bookshelf is as weird and as wonderful as his photography!
  26. Thmain Bookshelf Bookshelf: The fittingly photogenic bookshelf of the brilliant Tom Hines!
  27. Main Bookshelf Bookshelf: The inimitable Jean Jullien tells us his top 5 books!
  28. Main Bookshelf Bookshelf: Your new favourite photographer Jane Stockdale shows us her bookshelf!
  29. Main Fashion Bookshelf: The lovely Marie My shows her her impressive fashion-based bookshelf!
  30. Main Bookshelf Bookshelf: The brimming bookshelf of one of our favourite illustrators, Robert Hunter
  31. Main Bookshelf Bookshelf: Print legend Anthony Burrill lets us delve into his intriguing book collection...
  32. Main Bookshelf Bookshelf: Super-fun film makers We Are From L.A show us their very French bookshelf!
  33. Main Bookshelf Bookshelf: Submarine author Joe Dunthorne shows us his brilliant book collection
  34. Jesse Bookshelf Bookshelf: Hilariously well-written bookshelf here from Adventure Time story-boarder Jesse Moynihan!
  35. Main Bookshelf Check out illustrator Matthew Bromley's very impressive collection of children's books!
  36. Main Bookshelf Patrick Woodroffe, the genius behind the Olympic lighting displays, shows us his top five books
  37. List Bookshelf Bookshelf: "I found it very hard." Brecht Vandenbroucke selects his five favourite books
  38. Kev Bookshelf Bookshelf: Kev F Sutherland, comic illustrator for The Beano, Marvel Comics and more shows us his five fave books!
  39. Smmain Bookshelf Bookshelf: Prolific photographer Spencer Murphy shares with us his impeccably neat bookshelf
  40. Ian2 Bookshelf Bookshelf: Ian Stevenson's guide to life via the bizarre contents of his bookshelf
  41. Main Bookshelf Bookshelf: Photographer Jaimie Warren's Bookshelf may just be the weirdest and most wonderful one yet
  42. Main Bookshelf Bookshelf: Celebrity portrait photographer and filmmaker Jamie-James Medina shows us his literary inspiration
  43. List Advertising Bookshelf: Ben Kay, ad-man and one of the best bloggers around shares his Bookshelf
  44. Cpmain Bookshelf Bookshelf: Fashion's favourite blogger Charlie Porter on Snoopy, Ulysses, and the science of the suit...
  45. Hattie Bookshelf Bookshelf: Illustrator Hattie Stewart takes us on a tour of her Bookshelf
  46. Max-fenton-list Writing Bookshelf this week comes out of Brooklyn and the library of The Believer's online editor, Max Fenton
  47. Suzimain Bookshelf Bookshelf: Adrian Mole vs. Rebel Youth! It can only be the Bookshelf of illustrator, Suzi Kemp
  48. Charles-atlas-bookshelf-list Bookshelf This week's bookshelf is from Charles Atlas, video artist and director of TURNING with Antony & the Johnsons
  49. Wayne-hemingway-design-list Bookshelf This weeks Bookshelf courtesy of Vintage Festival and HemingwayDesign founder, Wayne Hemingway
  50. Sam-asbhy-list Film Bookshelf: Subversive cinema and the characters therein, all on the Bookshelf of Sam Ashby
  51. We-are-pi-list Bookshelf A Bookshelf special from the members of WE ARE Pi, an agency full of "ideas worth doing"
  52. Theo_int_bookshelf-list Bookshelf Bookshelf courtesy of James Théophane, a creative director at Clemenger BBDO "when he's not dabbling"
  53. Bookshelf-list Bookshelf Illustrator, designer and DJ Margot Bowman gives us a cheeky peek at her Bookshelf
  54. Laura-pannack-list Bookshelf This week the award-winning portrait photographer Laura Pannack shows us her Bookshelf
  55. Emiliano-ponzo-list Bookshelf Top-notch illustrator Emiliano Ponzi gives us a guided tour of his Bookshelf and five favourite tomes
  56. Chris-floydlist Film Photographer and filmmaker Chris Floyd guides us through his Bookshelf
  57. Mark-lazenby-bookshelf-list Bookshelf Revealing volumes - literally, hypothetically - Mark Lazenby shows us his Bookshelf
  58. Bookshelf-list Bookshelf This week's Bookshelf comes courtesy New York-based photographer Marcelo Gomes
  59. List-sarah-illenberger Bookshelf Much like her work, Sarah Illenberger's Bookshelf is beautifully bright and charming
  60. Tim-blare-list Writing Stand-up poet and creator of the Poetry Takeaway, Tim Clare's Bookshelf
  61. Bompaspar-list Miscellaneous What culinary curiosities sit on the shelves of wonder food luminaries Bompas & Parr?
  62. List-achim-borchardt-humebookshelf Bookshelf Bookshelf: Chief Curator of the Whitechapel Gallery, London, Achim Borchardt-Hume
  63. Apfel-bookshelf-small Bookshelf Bookshelf: APFEL
  64. Nexus_bookshelf-small Film Bookshelf: Chris O'Reilly
  65. Be-small Writing Bookshelf: Benjamin Eastham
  66. Tgsmall Bookshelf Bookshelf: Tom Gauld
  67. Cbs Publication Bookshelf: Christiane Bördner
  68. Rr_small Bookshelf Bookshelf: Rob Ryan
  69. Bookshelflead Film Bookshelf: Grant Orchard
  70. Jeff-small Bookshelf Bookshelf: Jeff Mermelstein
  71. Dean-small Film Bookshelf: Dean Chalkley
  72. Markbooksmall Bookshelf Bookshelf: Mark Mulroney
  73. Jim-small Bookshelf Bookshelf: Jim Stoten
  74. Rose-small Bookshelf Bookshelf: Rose Blake
  75. Js_small Miscellaneous Bookshelf: Jason Silva
  76. Samllshelf_andreas Bookshelf Bookshelf: Andreas Samuelsson
  77. Alain_small Writing Bookshelf: Alain de Botton
  78. Luke-best-small Bookshelf Bookshelf: Luke Best
  79. Rsfront Advertising Bookshelf: Rory Sutherland
  80. Sw-small Product Design Bookshelf: Samuel Wilkinson