These are books we recommend (in no particular order):

  • The Happiness of Architecture by Alain de Botton
  • In Praise of Shadows by Jun’ichirĊ Tanizaki
  • The Poetics of Space by Gaston Bachelard
  • A Pattern Language by Christopher Alexander
  • The Not So Big House by Sarah Susanka
  • The Shock of the New by Robert Hughes