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The following 45 books have been published in the last 60 days, including what's coming up in the weeks ahead:


1. Fries!: An Illustrated History of the World's Favorite Food, by Blake Lingle
ISBN 9781616894580, hardcover binding, $16.95 (04/26/2016)

Imagine a plate of crisp, golden, salted fries, and you'll know why this is the world's favorite food.Who better to write the consummate cultural history ...
2. What Can I Be?, by Ann Rand, Ingrid King
Series: Childrens
ISBN 9781616894726, hardcover binding, $17.95 (04/26/2016)

Unearthed after nearly forty years, What Can I Be?, a stunning concept book written by Ann Rand and illustrated by Ingrid King, is sure to ...
3. Grids & Guides Pencils: A Pencil Set for Visual Thinkers
Series: Paper + Goods
ISBN 9781616894665, 12 single-sided, hexagonal sharpened pencils: 6 black graphite, 6 blue color; includes straight-edge ruler with die-cuts binding, $14.95 (04/26/2016)

A sophisticated new pencil collection from the popular Grids ...
4. Sigrid Calon Memory Game, by Sigrid Calon
Series: Paper + Goods
ISBN 9781616894818, decorative box with lid binding, $18.95 (04/26/2016)

This fresh interpretation of the memory game features Sigrid Calons fluorescent, Risograph- print-inspired patterns.The stylish cube holds fifty-two mesmerizing paired cards and works as a ...
5. Gates of Harvard Yard, by Blair Kamin
Series: Campus Guides
ISBN 9781616894641, paperback w/ flaps binding, $15.95 (05/03/2016)

Offering the complete, never-before-told story of the twenty-five gates that form portals to HarvardYard, this beautiful gift book recounts the aesthetic vision for Americas preeminent ...
6. Paris Changing: Revisiting Eug ne Atget's Paris, by Christopher Rauschenberg
ISBN 9781616894672, paperback binding, $24.95 (05/03/2016)

Between 1888 and 1927 Eugeene Atget meticulously photographed Paris, capturing in thousands of photographs the city's parks, streets, buildings, and diverse inhabitants. His images preserved ...
7. It was so quiet I could hear a pin drop, by Andy Goodman
Series: Childrens
ISBN 9781616894801, hardcover binding, $15.95 (05/17/2016)

The whimsical but simple illustrations of British designer Andy Goodman invite young readers to listen as well as read aloud, hearing and making engaging sounds ...
8. Goat Man: How I Took a Holiday from Being Human, by Thomas Thwaites
ISBN 9781616894054, hardcover binding, $24.95 (05/17/2016)

The dazzling success of The Toaster Project, including TV appearances and an international book tour, leaves Thomas Thwaites in a slump. His friends increasingly ...
9. MIT: The Campus Guide, by Douglass Shand-Tucci
Series: Campus Guides
ISBN 9781616892746, paperback binding, $34.95 (05/24/2016)

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, one of the nation's most beautiful and technologically advanced campuses, is the focus of this colorful cultural and architectural history. Sited ...
10. Twenty Over Eighty: Conversations on a Lifetime in Architecture and Design, by Aileen Kwun, Bryn Smith
ISBN 9781616892814, paperback binding, $35.00 (05/24/2016)

Twenty Over Eighty is a collection of insightful, intimate, and often irreverent interviews with twenty architecture and design luminaries over the age of eighty. Revealing ...
11. Interactive Architecture: Adaptive World, by Michael Fox
Series: Architecture Briefs
ISBN 9781616894061, $24.95 (05/31/2016)

Interactive Architecture: Adaptive World illustrates how structures can process information, make observations, and utilize tools to translate natural systems and create seamlessly integrated environments, from ...
12. Digital Design Theory: Readings from the Field, by Helen Armstrong
Series: Design Briefs
ISBN 9781616893088, paperback binding, $24.95 (06/07/2016)

Digital Design Theory bridges the gap between the discourse of print design and interactive experience by examining the impact of computation on the field of ...
13. Pen to Paper: Artists' Handwritten Letters from the Smithsonian's Archives of American Art, by Mary Savig
ISBN 9781616894627, hardcover binding, $27.50 (06/14/2016)

Even in this age of emails, texts, and tweets, there is an ongoing fascination with the simple act of putting pen to paper. Associations such ...
14. Cartographic Grounds: Projecting the Landscape Imaginary, by Jill Desimini, Charles Waldheim
ISBN 9781616893293, hardcover binding, $50.00 (06/14/2016)

Mapping has been one of the most fertile areas of exploration for architecture and landscape in the past few decades. While documenting this shift in ...
15. Design/Build with Jersey Devil: A Handbook for Education and Practice, by Hailey, Charlie
ISBN 9781616893569, $24.95 (07/19/2016)

Steve Badanes, Jim Adamson, and John Ringel believe an architect's job does not stop at designing a building, but that it extends to constructing it ...
16. Redstone Diary 2017: The Time Diary, by Julian Rothenstein
ISBN 9781616894757, spiral bound includes folded pockets and sections for notes and addresses binding, $24.95 (07/19/2016)

What better theme than time for the devoted followers of the legendary Redstone Diary, hailed by Time Out as "the company whose name has become ...
17. Edifices de Rome Moderne, by Paul Letarouilly
Series: Student Classics
ISBN 9781616894832, paperback binding, $45.00 (07/26/2016)

Paul Letarouilly's masterpiece, Edifices de Rome Moderne, has been hailed as the most beautiful book on Renaissance architecture ever published. Letarouilly (1795--1855) devoted thirty-five years ...
18. Draw Like an Artist: A Self-Portrait Sketchbook, by Patricia Geis
Series: Children's
ISBN 9781616895105, paperback binding, $12.99 (09/06/2016)

How would you draw yourself if you were Vincent van Gogh? Pablo Picasso? Or Frida Kahlo? Draw Like an Artist offers examples of self-portraits from ...
19. Dear Data: A Friendship in 52 Weeks of Postcards, by Giorgia Lupi, Stefanie Posavec
ISBN 9781616895327, paperback binding, $35.00 (09/06/2016)

Equal parts mail art, data visualization, and affectionate correspondence, Dear Data celebrates the infinitesimal, incomplete, imperfect, yet exquisitely human details of life, in the words ...
20. Pablo and His Chair, by Delphine Perret
Series: Children's
ISBN 9781616894900, hardcover binding, $17.95 (09/06/2016)

For his birthday, Pablo receives exactly what he doesn't want: a chair. Disappointed and angry, he locks himself in his room, determined not to sit ...
21. Psychobook: Games, Tests, Questionnaires, Histories, by Julian Rothenstein
ISBN 9781616894924, hardcover (flexi) binding, $40.00 (09/06/2016)

Who knew a trip to the therapist could be so much fun, even aesthetically rewarding? Beyond sharing feelings or complaining about your mother, Psychobook ...
22. The Blind Photographer, by Julian Rothenstein, Mel Gooding
ISBN 9781616895235, hardcover binding, $45.00 (09/06/2016)

The blind photographer cannot see a butterfly perched perfectly still on a flower, a bowl of sweet-smelling fruit, or a child's rattle on a darkened ...
23. Buddha Notecards
Series: Paper + Goods
ISBN 9781616895198, 12 notecards (4 quotes repeating 3 times) with full-color envelopes binding, $14.95 (09/20/2016)

Mindfulness, yoga, meditation, simple living---many paths lead back to Buddha, the timeless spiritual icon whose enlightened worldview has inspired countless followers around the world. This ...
24. William Morris Notecards
Series: Paper + Goods
ISBN 9781616895259, 12 notecards (4 quotes repeating 3 times) with full-color envelopes binding, $14.95 (09/20/2016)

Best known for his stunning textiles and furniture, William Morris, the influential arts-and-crafts designer, is also the author of iconic quotes on the enduring themes ...
25. Grids & Guides: Gray: A Notebook for Visual Thinkers
Series: Paper + Goods
ISBN 9781616895273, $16.95 (09/20/2016)

Like its black and red predecessors, this deluxe, cloth-covered Grids ...
26. The Olivetti Pattern Series Notecards
Series: Paper + Goods
ISBN 9781616895341, 12 notecards with envelopes (4 designs repeating 3 times) binding, $15.95 (10/04/2016)

The Olivetti typewriter is an icon, both as design object and as the favorite writing tool of authors as diverse as John Cheever, Leonard Cohen, ...
27. People Knitting: A Century of Photographs, by Levine
ISBN 9781616893927, hardcover binding, $16.95 (10/04/2016)

People Knitting is a charming tribute in vintage photographs and printed ephemera to the ever-popular, often all-consuming, craft of knitting. When women posed with their ...
28. Finding Home Notecards, by Traer Scott
Series: Paper + Goods
ISBN 9781616895228, 12 notecards, 12 different breeds with envelopes, soft-touch box binding, $14.95 (10/04/2016)

Twelve shelter dogs, twelve adoptions. Traer Scott's luminous portraits capture each dog's personality, serious or animated, quirky or reserved, and each card is accompanied by ...
29. Sticker Shape Create: A Sticker Art Activity Book, by Thereza Rowe
Series: Children's
ISBN 9781616895211, paperback binding, $14.95 (10/04/2016)

Sticker, Shape, Create is the first in a new series of activity book for creative children, combining stickers and drawing. With just a few shapes ...
30. Observer's Notebook: Trees
Series: Paper + Goods
ISBN 9781616895372, hardcover binding, $18.95 (10/04/2016)

Whether you want to make a tree map of your yard, identify a tree by its leaves and bark, or create your own naturalist's notebook, ...
31. Observer's Notebook: Astronomy
Series: Paper + Goods
ISBN 9781616895389, hardcover binding, $18.95 (10/04/2016)

A star-filled sky is as mysterious as it is sublime. What are we looking at? How far away and from when?! How do I tell ...
32. Brillante Pencils, by Louise Fili
Series: Paper + Goods
ISBN 9781616895136, $14.95 (10/04/2016)

Legendary designer Louise Fili brings a sparkle to her stationery collection with this set of twelve double-sided pencils in six metallic shades. A shimmering twist ...
33. Woodcut Memory Game, by Bryan Nash Gill
Series: Paper + Goods
ISBN 9781616895433, decorative box with lid, 52 cards total (26 pairs) binding, $18.95 (10/04/2016)

If there is, indeed, nothing lovelier than a tree, artist Bryan Nash Gill reminds us why. This fun memory game based on his best-selling book, ...
34. Local Code: 3659 Proposals about Data, Design, and the Nature of Cities, by Nicholas de Monchaux
ISBN 9781616893804, paperback binding, $40.00 (10/11/2016)

With three billion more humans projected to be living in cities by 2050, all design is increasingly urban design. And with as much data now ...
35. Who Built That? Bridges: An Introduction to Ten Great Bridges and Their Designers, by Didier Cornille
Series: Children's
ISBN 9781616895167, hardcover binding, $17.95 (10/18/2016)

In this latest addition to his popular Who Built That? series, Didier Cornille presents ten of the most important bridges in the world, from the ...
36. Fredericks & Mae Paper Games: Tic Tac Toe - Hedron - Dots and Boxes - Nim - Hex, by Fredericks & Mae
Series: Paper + Goods
ISBN 9781616895310, 5 tear-off pads: 150 sheets per pad; 750 sheets total binding, $18.95 (10/18/2016)

Put down your smartphone and pick up a pencil! This fresh interpretation of classic paper-and-pencil games features five tear-off pads with colorful edging and sleek ...
37. George Tsypin Opera Factory: Invisible City, by Tsypin, George
ISBN 9781616895242, hardcover binding, $60.00 (10/18/2016)

Based in New York City---in the grit, steel girders, and graffiti of the metropolis---George Tsypin's Opera Factory creates visions of towering gods, underwater kingdoms, constructivist ...
38. Thinking the Contemporary Landscape, by Christopher Girot, Dora Imhof
ISBN 9781616895204, paperback binding, $45.00 (10/25/2016)

On the heels of our groundbreaking books in landscape architecture, James Corner's Recovering Landscape and Charles Waldheim's Landscape Urbanism Reader, comes another essential reader, Thinking ...
39. Manual of Section, by Paul Lewis, Marc Tsurumaki, and David J. Lewis
ISBN 9781616892555, $29.95 (11/1/2016)

Along with plan and elevation, section is one of the essential representational techniques of architectural design; among architects and educators, debates about a project's section ...
40. Palazzos of Power: Central Stations of the Philadelphia Electric Company, 1900-1930, by Joseph E. Elliott, Aaron V. Wunsch
ISBN 9781616895006, hardcover binding, $29.95 (11/01/2016)

"If it isn't Electric, it isn't Modern." Such was the slogan of the Philadelphia Electric Company, developer of an unprecedented network of massive metropolitan power ...
41. Paul Rand: A Designer's Art, by Paul Rand
ISBN 9781616894863, hardcover binding, $50.00 (11/01/2016)

If Paul Rand was the most influential American graphic designer of the twentieth century, then Paul Rand: A Designer's Art is the most important on ...
42. You Are Here: NYC: Mapping the Soul of the City, by Katharine Harmon
ISBN 9781616895266, paperback binding, $24.95 (11/01/2016)

Maps are magical. Every graphic, like every story, has a point of view, and New York is rife with mapmaking possibilities, thick with mythology, and ...
43. Odyssey Works: Transformative Experiences for an Audience of One, by Abraham Burickson, Ayden LeRoux
ISBN 9781616895150, paperback binding, $35.00 (11/08/2016)

Odyssey Works infiltrates the life of one person at a time to create a custom-tailored, life-altering performance. It may last for one day or a ...
44. Labyrinths & Mazes: A Journey Through Art, Architecture, and Landscape, by Tatarella, Francesca
ISBN 9781616895129, paperback binding, $39.95 (11/22/2016)

The labyrinth is one of the world's oldest symbols, and its meaning is often shrouded in myth and mystery or ties to religious rites. Today, ...
45. The Business of Creativity: How to Build the Right Team for Success, by Keith Granet
ISBN 9781616893941, hardcover binding, $40.00 (12/06/2016)

Long known as the go-to management consultant of the design world, Keith Granet reveals more of his clear-eyed insights about running a creative business in ...
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