Chosen Books

Invited designers and commentators have chosen these as the books that inspire them and that have shaped their worldview or their ideas about design.
36 books
The Wonderful Story of Henry Sugar and Six More Dahl, Roald Comments:
A Wonder-Book for Girls and Boys Hawthorne, Nathaniel
Winnie the Pooh Milne, A. A.
What Pete Ate Kalman, Maira
The Very Hungry Caterpillar Carle, Eric
The Velvet Room Snyder, Zilpha Keatley
Tintin in Tibet Hergé,
Tanglewood Tales Hawthorne, Nathaniel
The Story of Ferdinand Leaf, Munro
Sparkle and Spin: A Book About Words Rand, Ann et al.
Schellen-Ursli: A Bell for Ursli Chönz, Selina et al.
The Red Shoes Andersen, Hans Christian
Nella Notte Buia (In the Darkness of the Night) Munari, Bruno
Nella Nebbia di Milano (In the Fog of Milan) Munari, Bruno
The Missing Boy Dell, Joan
Miss Piggy’s Guide to Life Beard, Henry
Max in Hollywood, Baby Kalman, Maira
The Little Golden Book of Words Chambers, Selma Lola
Les contes du chat perché Aymé, Marcel
It’s Like This, Cat Neville, Emily Cheney
Horton Hears a Who! Seuss, Dr.
Henri’s Walk to Paris Klein, Leonore et al.
Harriet the Spy Fitzhugh, Louise
Harold and the Purple Crayon Johnson, Crockett
Green Eggs and Ham Seuss, Dr.
Dot for Short Friedman, Frieda
Did I Ever Tell You How Lucky You Are? Seuss, Dr.
Curious George Rides a Bike Rey, H. A.
Curious George Rey, H. A.
A Christmas Memory Capote, Truman
A Child’s Christmas in Wales Thomas, Dylan
Charlotte’s Web White, E. B. et al.
The Black Corsair (Il corsaro nero) Salgari, Emilio
Beyond the Pawpaw Trees Brown, Palmer
Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland Carroll, Lewis
Alice in Wonderland: Illustrated by Ralph Steadman Carroll, Lewis
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