BOOKS YOU’LL LOVE: 27 MUST-READS

August 23 2012

While most of what we read is now online, the WY? team loves the touch, feel and smell of books! There is nothing better than curling up in bed and getting lost in a great book… and the best reads are mostly found via recommendation.

We asked the WY? team to recommend their picks across our key categories. So get ready to read…

 

Art & Culture

Louis Vuitton: Art, Fashion and Architecture 
by Jill Gasparina, Glenn O’Brien, Taro Igarashi, Ian Luna, Valerie Steele

Desert Flower: The Extraordinary Journey of a Desert Nomad 
by Waris Dirie and Cathleen Miller

The Bolter 
by Frances Osborne

Beauty

The Perricone Prescription: A Physician’s 28-Day Program for Total Body and Face Rejuvenation 
by Nicholas Perricone

Amazing Face 
by Zoe Foster

Lauren Conrad Style 
by Lauren Conrad

Business & Finance

FISH! A Proven Way to Boost Morale and Improve Results
by Stephen C. Lundin (Author), Harry Paul (Author), John Christensen (Author), Ken Blanchard (Foreword)

Delivering Happiness: A Path to Profits, Passion, and Purpose 
by Tony Hsieh.

Multipliers: How the Best Leaders Make Everyone Smarter
by Liz Wiseman

Fashion

Style A to Zoe: The Art of Fashion, Beauty, & Everything Glamour 
by Rachel Zoe and Rose Apodaca

In Vogue: An Illustrated History of the World’s Most Famous Fashion Magazine 
by Alberto Oliva (Author), Norberto Angeletti (Author), Anna Wintour (Contributor), Steven Klein (Contributor), Grace Coddington (Contributor)

Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty (Metropolitan Museum of Art) 
by Andrew Bolton (Author), Solve Sundsbo (Photographer), Tim Blanks (Contributor), Susannah Frankel (Contributor)

Food

Super Natural Cooking: Five Delicious Ways to Incorporate Whole and Natural Foods into Your Cooking 
by Heidi Swanson

The Cook’s Companion 
by Stephanie Alexander

Ottolenghi: The Cookbook 
by Yotam Ottolenghi and Sami Tamimi

Health & Medicine

In defense of food: The Myth of Nutrition and the Pleasures of Eating 
by Micheal Pollan

Sweet Poison: Why Sugar Is Making Us Fat 
by David Gillespie

Joshi’s Holistic Life Plan 
by Dr. Joshi

Home

The Queen of Clean: Clean Like the Queen 
by Linda Cobb

The Penguin Book of Etiquette: The Complete Australian Guide to Modern Manners 
by Marion Von Adlerstein

Parisian Chic: A Style Guide 
by Ines de la Fressange

Travel
Here and There: Collected travel writing 
by A.A. Gill

The Stylists guide to NYC 
by Sibella Court

Monumental India 
by Amin Nath, Amit Pasricha and William Dalrymple

Wellbeing

Happiness Project 
by Gretchen Rubin

Treasure Yourself: Power Thoughts for My Generation 
by Miranda Kerr

The Optimum Nutrition Bible 
by Patrick Holford