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Every other 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. Seb_emina_bookshelf_int_list Bookshelf The ultimate reading list from The Happy Reader’s Seb Emina
  2. Sarah_hyndan_aiga_int_list Bookshelf Designer and type fanatic Sarah Hyndman shares her most-cherished books
  3. Frasermuggeridgestudio_itsnicethat_bookshelf.home Bookshelf Graphic designer Fraser Muggeridge talks to us about his favourite books
  4. Deyan_sudjic_bookshelf_int_list Bookshelf Design Museum director Deyan Sudjic shares his most-loved books
  5. 1_(2) Bookshelf Informational Affairs travel the globe in this week's bookshelf
  6. Nobrow_thecowwhofellinthecanal_int_list Bookshelf Nobrow co-founder Sam Arthur shares his favourite books
  7. Int_bookshelf_svd_schotts_original_1 Bookshelf The Gentlewoman’s art director, Veronica Ditting gives us a peek at her bookshelf
  8. Giles_duley_avedon_baldwin_int_list Bookshelf Humanist photographer Giles Duley on his favourite photo books
  9. Andy_baker_bookshelf_int_list Bookshelf Animator Andy Baker on the books that still inspire him
  10. Charlotte_strick_int_list2 Bookshelf Art editor of The Paris Review, Charlotte Strick on her most-treasured tomes
  11. Mirko_borsche_neville_brody_int_list Bookshelf Mirko Borsche on the books and legendary designers that inspire him
  12. Ben_parker_madethought_bookshelf_int_list Bookshelf Made Thought co-founder Ben Parker shares the books he always comes back to
  13. Ustwo_bookshelf_int_list Bookshelf Monument Valley creator ustwo gives us a peek at its bookshelf
  14. Julian_glander_bookshelf_int_list2 Bookshelf Illustrator and animator Julian Glander shares some of his favourite books
  15. Designstudio_bookshelf_zerro_int_list Bookshelf DesignStudio shares its favourite tomes in a transatlantic bookshelf
  16. Mike_alderson_bookshelf_int_list Bookshelf Founder and creative director of ManvsMachine, Mike Alderson on his most-loved books
  17. Max_barnett_kodak_int_list Bookshelf Editor-in-chief of Pylot magazine Max Barnett on his favourite books
  18. Steve_watson_mushpit_int_list Bookshelf Stack founder Steven Watson shares five of his top magazines
  19. Linda_brownlee_baldessari_int_list Bookshelf Photographer Linda Brownlee on the books she always comes back to
  20. Brutus_wonderwall_int_list Bookshelf Owner of iconic shirt brand Brutus, Jonathan Freedman’s punk and DIY-infused bookshelf
  21. Annie_atkins_bookshelf_int_list Bookshelf Grand Budapest Hotel graphic designer Annie Atkins on her favourite books
  22. Julius_wiedemann_bookshelf_int_list Bookshelf Taschen editor Julius Wiedemann on the books that inspire him
  23. Studio_psk_press_int_list Bookshelf Design agency Studio PSK shares its most-loved books
  24. Dave_trott_bookshelf_int_list Bookshelf Advertising guru Dave Trott and his inspirational Bookshelf
  25. Morag_myerscough_int_list Bookshelf Designer Morag Myerscough gives us a peek at her bookshelf
  26. Tomas_leach_humphrey_jennings_int_list Bookshelf Filmmaker Tomas Leach shares some of his favourite books
  27. The-guardian-purple-int-list Bookshelf The Guardian design team reveals its favourite books
  28. Dan_wilton_duty_int_list2 Bookshelf Photographer Dan Wilton on his most-loved books
  29. Wayne_daly_kiesler_int_list Bookshelf Bedford Press co-founder Wayne Daly on his favourite books
  30. Shem_law_bauhaus_int_list Bookshelf Radio Times art director Shem Law shows us what’s on his bookshelf
  31. Tpg_bookshelf_int_list Bookshelf The Photographer’s Gallery shows us their favourite books
  32. Jamie_reid_bookshelf_int_list Bookshelf Dazed art director Jamie Reid shares his favourite books
  33. Marcus_fairs_bookshelf_int_list Bookshelf Dezeen founder and editor-in-chief Marcus Fairs talks us through his bookshelf
  34. Kim_hastreiter_ads_int_list Bookshelf New York indie institution Paper magazine's Kim Hastreiter shows us her bookshelf
  35. Handsome_frank_intersection_int_list2 Bookshelf Co-founder of illustration agency Handsome Frank, Jon Cockley’s bookshelf
  36. Gym_class_int_list Bookshelf Gym Class mag creator Steven Gregor shows us what’s on his bookshelf
  37. Pitchfork_bookshelf_int_list3 Bookshelf The Pitchfork design team gives us a sneaky peek at their bookshelf
  38. Rob_meyers_rbpm_int_list2 Bookshelf Creative director of Clash magazine Rob Meyers shares his favourite books
  39. Fiell_int_list2 Bookshelf Renowned design writers Charlotte and Peter Fiell show us what's on their bookshelf
  40. H_i_sams_sanwich_int_list Bookshelf Set design duo Isabel + Helen's beautifully bright, childhood-inspired bookshelf
  41. She_was_only_itten_int_list Bookshelf London design studio She Was Only gives us a gander at their bookshelf
  42. Annie_koyama_bookshelf_int_list Bookshelf Publisher Annie Koyama shows off her illustration-laden Bookshelf
  43. Lydia_garnett_bookshelf_int_list Bookshelf Photographer Lydia Garnett's Bookshelf includes a photo album and a guide to 80s cocktails
  44. Alec-dudson-bookshelf_int_list Bookshelf Founder and editor-in-chief of Intern Magazine Alec Dudson shares his favourite books
  45. Studio_opposite_bookshelf_list Bookshelf Design duo Studio Opposite shows us the books that inspire them
  46. List Bookshelf Designer, art director and book fanatic Ben Branagan shows off his bookshelf
  47. Blair_thomson_bookshelf_list Bookshelf Designer and stamp-collating Instagrammer Blair Thomson's bookshelf
  48. Come-de-bouchony-itsnicethat-pienkowski-list Bookshelf Magazine design and one massive sausage in Côme de Bouchony's Bookshelf
  49. David-luraschi-bookshelf-coveritsnicethat-list Bookshelf Photographer of nudes and Parisian passers-by David Luraschi's Bookshelf
  50. Charlotte-mei-list Bookshelf Ceramicist and illustrator Charlotte Mei's Bookshelf unites Picasso and Akira
  51. Parterre_de_rois_list Bookshelf The editors of Parterre de Rois show us their favourite books
  52. Studio-toogood-bookshelf-itsnicethat-list Bookshelf Here's Faye Toogood on the books which most inspire her
  53. Sh_books-itsnicethat-list-2 Bookshelf Sunny, funny, California cool-oozing artist Steven Harrington on his fav books
  54. Laurabradley-bookshelf-itsnicethat-list Bookshelf Anothermag.com editor Laura Bradley shares her "fur and food shelf"
  55. Ng_inside_2bookshelf-itsnicethat-list Bookshelf Wakako Kishimoto, one half of Eley Kishimoto, shares her favourite books
  56. Alex-tieghi-walker-itsnicethat-list Bookshelf The founder of The Anonymous Sex Journal, Alex Tieghi-Walker's bookshelf
  57. Book-shelf-list Bookshelf London shop One Good Deed Today's owners on their favourite books
  58. Spuren_cover_00-int-list Bookshelf We spoke to studio Brighten the Corners about their fave books
  59. Allbook_spines-teal-triggs-int Bookshelf Publishing, graphic design and feminism expert Teal Triggs on her Bookshelf
  60. Laserigraphie_cover-int-list Bookshelf Pure joy! French studio Atelier Bingo share their favourite books
  61. Main-books Bookshelf The It's Nice That team's favourite books, in honour of World Book Day
  62. Just_kids_cover-list-int Bookshelf COS heads of design on the books which inspire them and their designs
  63. Dominic-wilcox-bookshelf-list-int Bookshelf We speak to inventor Dominic Wilcox about his most inspiring books
  64. 4_int_bookshelf_americasfav2-list Bookshelf Gratuitous Type creator and designer Elana Schlenker on her fave books!
  65. Stevie-gee-rumble-fish-list Bookshelf Illustrator Stevie Gee is newly crowned king of the Bookshelf
  66. Gourmand-list-int Bookshelf The Gourmand co-founder David Lane shares his top five books!
  67. Teoconnor-bookshelf-list-int Bookshelf Here's designer and The W Project co-founder Teo Connor, on her books
  68. Fonshickmann-bookshelf-2 Bookshelf Fons Hickmann selects a vintage atlas and a found collection of X-rated mags
  69. List Bookshelf Memphis group founding member Nathalie Du Pasquier on her books
  70. New-omar-list_ Bookshelf Apartamento co-founder Omar Sosa shows us around his bookshelves
  71. Lenka-list Bookshelf Artist Lenka Clayton gives us a peek at her favourite books
  72. Unnamed Bookshelf Typography lovers, listen up! It's Hamish Muir's well-stocked Bookshelf
  73. List Bookshelf Independent bookshop Antenne Books share five out-of-print titles
  74. List Bookshelf Ewen Spencer gives us a lesson in British youth culture via his Bookshelf
  75. List Bookshelf We celebrate the new issue of Twin with founder Becky Smith's Bookshelf
  76. List Bookshelf Pentagram designer Jessica Svendsen chooses five books that inspire her
  77. Lisst Bookshelf Chaz Bundick of Toro Y Moi and Les Sins shares his favourite books
  78. List-2 Bookshelf The editor of LAW magazine John Holt shows us around his book collection
  79. List Bookshelf Studio Build's creative director Michael C. Place on his favourite books
  80. Main1 Bookshelf Graphic novelist Matilda Tristram shows us her five favourite books