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 Bookshelf: Animator Julia Pott treats us with her funny, sweet book selection
  2. Main Bookshelf Bookshelf: The top 5 reads of top artist and furniture maker, Anton Alvarez
  3. Almain Bookshelf Bookshelf: Extraordinary set designer Anna Lomax shows us her top 5 reads
  4. Main2 Bookshelf Bookshelf: What a treat! Marc Allum of Antiques Roadshow fame shows us his top five
  5. Main Bookshelf Bookshelf: Jim'll Paint It shows us which books inspire his strange, magical brain
  6. Main Bookshelf Bookshelf: The top five books of one of our favourite photographers, Osma Harvilahti
  7. Main Bookshelf Bookshelf: Let Tom Edwards teach you about the days of yore via his brilliant books!
  8. Main Bookshelf Bookshelf: Pop-up books and a seriously cute dog in the fun-filled bookshelf of Jen Stark
  9. Main Bookshelf Bookshelf: Get ready...it's Matt Furie's Bookshelf, complete with rats!
  10. Main Bookshelf Bookshelf: Tim Noakes, Editor-in-Chief at Dazed & Confused shows us his Bookshelf
  11. Main Bookshelf Bookshelf: A suitably hilarious, collaborative Bookshelf from the marvellous Layzell Bros
  12. Main Bookshelf Bookshelf: The witty and aesthetically pleasing bookshelf of designer Patrick Fry
  13. Main Bookshelf Bookshelf: Huzzah! A look at the bookshelf of famed illustrator James Jarvis
  14. Main Bookshelf Bookshelf: A very special hand drawn bookshelf from the very special Simon Hanselmann
  15. Bertie Bookshelf Bookshelf: The bookshelf of the seriously sharp Bertie Brandes
  16. Main Bookshelf Bookshelf: The books that inspire the brain of Oscar Bolton Green
  17. Main Bookshelf Bookshelf: Teenage sensation The Do Not Enter Diaries show us their bookshelf!
  18. Main Bookshelf Bookshelf: Short but definitely sweet! Sergio Membrillas' ace bookshelf
  19. Main Bookshelf Bookshelf: Will Sanders' bookshelf is as weird and as wonderful as his photography!
  20. Thmain Bookshelf Bookshelf: The fittingly photogenic bookshelf of the brilliant Tom Hines!
  21. Main Bookshelf Bookshelf: The inimitable Jean Jullien tells us his top 5 books!
  22. Main Bookshelf Bookshelf: Your new favourite photographer Jane Stockdale shows us her bookshelf!
  23. Main Fashion Bookshelf: The lovely Marie My shows her her impressive fashion-based bookshelf!
  24. Main Bookshelf Bookshelf: The brimming bookshelf of one of our favourite illustrators, Robert Hunter
  25. Main Bookshelf Bookshelf: Print legend Anthony Burrill lets us delve into his intriguing book collection...
  26. Main Bookshelf Bookshelf: Super-fun film makers We Are From L.A show us their very French bookshelf!
  27. Main Bookshelf Bookshelf: Submarine author Joe Dunthorne shows us his brilliant book collection
  28. Jesse Bookshelf Bookshelf: Hilariously well-written bookshelf here from Adventure Time story-boarder Jesse Moynihan!
  29. Main Bookshelf Check out illustrator Matthew Bromley's very impressive collection of children's books!
  30. Main Bookshelf Patrick Woodroffe, the genius behind the Olympic lighting displays, shows us his top five books
  31. List Bookshelf Bookshelf: "I found it very hard." Brecht Vandenbroucke selects his five favourite books
  32. Kev Bookshelf Bookshelf: Kev F Sutherland, comic illustrator for The Beano, Marvel Comics and more shows us his five fave books!
  33. Smmain Bookshelf Bookshelf: Prolific photographer Spencer Murphy shares with us his impeccably neat bookshelf
  34. Ian2 Bookshelf Bookshelf: Ian Stevenson's guide to life via the bizarre contents of his bookshelf
  35. Main Bookshelf Bookshelf: Photographer Jaimie Warren's Bookshelf may just be the weirdest and most wonderful one yet
  36. Main Bookshelf Bookshelf: Celebrity portrait photographer and filmmaker Jamie-James Medina shows us his literary inspiration
  37. List Advertising Bookshelf: Ben Kay, ad-man and one of the best bloggers around shares his Bookshelf
  38. Cpmain Bookshelf Bookshelf: Fashion's favourite blogger Charlie Porter on Snoopy, Ulysses, and the science of the suit...
  39. Hattie Bookshelf Bookshelf: Illustrator Hattie Stewart takes us on a tour of her Bookshelf
  40. Max-fenton-list Writing Bookshelf this week comes out of Brooklyn and the library of The Believer's online editor, Max Fenton
  41. Suzimain Bookshelf Bookshelf: Adrian Mole vs. Rebel Youth! It can only be the Bookshelf of illustrator, Suzi Kemp
  42. Charles-atlas-bookshelf-list Bookshelf This week's bookshelf is from Charles Atlas, video artist and director of TURNING with Antony & the Johnsons
  43. Wayne-hemingway-design-list Bookshelf This weeks Bookshelf courtesy of Vintage Festival and HemingwayDesign founder, Wayne Hemingway
  44. Sam-asbhy-list Film Bookshelf: Subversive cinema and the characters therein, all on the Bookshelf of Sam Ashby
  45. We-are-pi-list Bookshelf A Bookshelf special from the members of WE ARE Pi, an agency full of "ideas worth doing"
  46. Theo_int_bookshelf-list Bookshelf Bookshelf courtesy of James Théophane, a creative director at Clemenger BBDO "when he's not dabbling"
  47. Bookshelf-list Bookshelf Illustrator, designer and DJ Margot Bowman gives us a cheeky peek at her Bookshelf
  48. Laura-pannack-list Bookshelf This week the award-winning portrait photographer Laura Pannack shows us her Bookshelf
  49. Emiliano-ponzo-list Bookshelf Top-notch illustrator Emiliano Ponzi gives us a guided tour of his Bookshelf and five favourite tomes
  50. Chris-floydlist Film Photographer and filmmaker Chris Floyd guides us through his Bookshelf
  51. Mark-lazenby-bookshelf-list Bookshelf Revealing volumes - literally, hypothetically - Mark Lazenby shows us his Bookshelf
  52. Bookshelf-list Bookshelf This week's Bookshelf comes courtesy New York-based photographer Marcelo Gomes
  53. List-sarah-illenberger Bookshelf Much like her work, Sarah Illenberger's Bookshelf is beautifully bright and charming
  54. Tim-blare-list Writing Stand-up poet and creator of the Poetry Takeaway, Tim Clare's Bookshelf
  55. Bompaspar-list Miscellaneous What culinary curiosities sit on the shelves of wonder food luminaries Bompas & Parr?
  56. List-achim-borchardt-humebookshelf Bookshelf Bookshelf: Chief Curator of the Whitechapel Gallery, London, Achim Borchardt-Hume
  57. Apfel-bookshelf-small Bookshelf Bookshelf: APFEL
  58. Nexus_bookshelf-small Film Bookshelf: Chris O'Reilly
  59. Be-small Writing Bookshelf: Benjamin Eastham
  60. Tgsmall Bookshelf Bookshelf: Tom Gauld
  61. Cbs Publication Bookshelf: Christiane Bördner
  62. Rr_small Bookshelf Bookshelf: Rob Ryan
  63. Bookshelflead Film Bookshelf: Grant Orchard
  64. Jeff-small Bookshelf Bookshelf: Jeff Mermelstein
  65. Dean-small Film Bookshelf: Dean Chalkley
  66. Markbooksmall Bookshelf Bookshelf: Mark Mulroney
  67. Jim-small Bookshelf Bookshelf: Jim Stoten
  68. Rose-small Bookshelf Bookshelf: Rose Blake
  69. Js_small Miscellaneous Bookshelf: Jason Silva
  70. Samllshelf_andreas Bookshelf Bookshelf: Andreas Samuelsson
  71. Alain_small Writing Bookshelf: Alain de Botton
  72. Luke-best-small Bookshelf Bookshelf: Luke Best
  73. Rsfront Advertising Bookshelf: Rory Sutherland
  74. Sw-small Product Design Bookshelf: Samuel Wilkinson
  75. Max-lamb-small Product Design Bookshelf: Max Lamb
  76. Mari1 Bookshelf Bookshelf: Peter Marigold
  77. Ab-rogers-small Architecture Bookshelf: Ab Rogers
  78. Michael-marriott-small Bookshelf Bookshelf: Michael Marriott
  79. Lucy_small Writing Bookshelf: Lucy Caldwell
  80. Lb_small Writing Bookshelf: Louisa Bailey