I’m always trying to expand my understanding of the world around me. Reading is one of the ways I do so. Here are some of my favorite books, in no particular order.
An Anatomy of Thought, by Ian Glynn.
Creativity, Inc., by Amy Wallace and Ed Catmull.
Designing Your Life, by Bill Burnett and Dave Evans.
Don’t Make Me Think, by Steve Krug.
Drunk Tank Pink, by Adam Alter.
Elements of Typographic Style, by Robert Bringhurst.
Grid Systems in Graphic Design, by Josef Müller-Brockmann.
How Not to Die: Discover the Foods Scientifically Proven to Prevent and Reverse Disease, by Josef Müller-Brockmann.
The Intelligent Investor, by Benjamin Graham.
The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up, by Marie Kondō.
The Shape of Design, by Frank Chimero.
Siddharta, by Hermann Hesse and Hilda Rosner.
The Visual Display of Quantitative Information, by Edward R. Tufte.
Wabi-Sabi for Artists, Designers, Poets & Philosophers, by Leonard Koren.
Web form Design, by Luke Wroblewski.
When Strangers Meet, by Kio Stark.