Let's start with September and October.
So.... here are the awesome assortment of books I discovered over the course of those two months (the ones that I want to get to read; the ones I want to add to my library)....
Inside and Out: New York by Josh Cochran.
What To Bake & How To Bake It by Jane Hornby.
The Designer's Cookbook: 12 Colors, 12 Menus by Tatjana Reimann, Caro Mantke, and Tim Schober.
Note-by-Note Cooking: The Future of Food by Herve This / Flour + Water: Pasta by Thomas McNaughton / Sugar Rush: Master Tips, Techniques, and Recipes for Sweet Baking by Johnny Iuzzini and Wes Martin / Top with Cinnamon: Stylish Sweet and Savoury Recipes by Izy HossackHide and Seek: The Architecture of Cabins and Hideouts by Sofia Borges, Sven Ehmann, and Robert Klanten.
Hug Me by Simona Ciraolo.
Take Away the A by Michael Escoffier and Kris Di Giacomo.
Styling the Stars: Lost Treasures from the Twentieth Century Fox Archive by Angela Cartwright and Tom McLaren.
American Musicals: The Complete Books and Lyrics of 16 Broadway Classics by Laurence Maslon / Lanvin: I Love You by Alber Elbaz / A Load of Hooey by Bob Odenkirk
Work: An Occupational ABC by Kellen Hatanaka.(In A Sense) Lost and Found by Roman Muradov.
Before After by Matthias Aregui and Anne-Margot Ramstein / Three Little Owls by Emanuele Luzzati, Quentin Blake, and John Yeoman / The Jacket by Kirsten Hall and Dasha Tolstikova
A World Of Your Own by Laura Carlin.
Pie School: Lessons in Fruit, Flour & Butter by Kate Lebo.
My Favorite Things by Maira Kalman.
The Zoo's Grand Opening: An ABC and Counting Book by Judith Drews / Up & Down by Britta Teckentrup / Sometimes You Barf by Nancy L. Carlson / Where Can I Go? - Big City Explorer: Amazing World City Maps and Facts by Maggie Li
Adventure Time: The Art of Ooo by Chris McDonnell.
An Age of License: A Travelogue by Lucy Knisley.
The Original Folk and Fairy Tales of the Brothers Grimm - translated by Jack Zipes, illustrated by Andrea Dezso.
Megahex by Simon Hanselmann / Film Noir 101: The 101 Best Film Noir Posters from the 1940s-1950s by Mark Fertig / Who Built That? Skyscrapers: An Introduction to Skyscrapers and Their Architects by Didier Cornille / Classics Reimagined: Grimm's Fairy Tales by Wilhelm Grimm, Jacob Grimm, and Yann LegendreMr. Brown's Fantastic Hat by Ayano Imai.
No Such Thing by Ella Bailey.
Andy Warhol: The Complete Commissioned Magazine Work by Paul Marechal / Collage: Contemporary Artists Hunt and Gather, Cut and Paste, Mash Up and Transform by Danielle Krysa / Fashion Print Design: From the Idea to the Final Fabric by Angel Fernandez and Daniela Santos Quartino / Marimekko: In Patterns
The Library: A World History by James W.P. Campbell and Will Pryce.
Pairs: Twins and Other Twosomes by Evan Welty and Hsinping Pan.
Ariol: Bizzbilla Hits the Bullseye by Emmanuel Guibert and Marc Boutavant.
The Making of Gone with the Wind by Steve Wilson and Robert Osborne / Warner Bros.: Hollywood's Ultimate Backlot by Steven Bingen / Tinseltown: Murder, Morphine, and Madness at the Dawn of Hollywood by William J. Mann / Martin Scorsese: A Retrospective by Tom Shone
Sunrise to High-Rise: A Wallbook of Architecture through the Ages by Lucy Dalzell.
This Equals That by Jason Fulford and Tamara Shopsin.Visual Families: Graphic Storytelling in Design and Illustration by Antonis Antoniou, Robert Klanten, Hendrik Hellige, and Sven Ehmann.
The Kitchn Cookbook: Recipes, Kitchens & Tips to Inspire Your Cooking by Sara Kate Gillingham and Faith Durand / Baked Occasions: Desserts for Leisure Activities, Holidays, and Informal Celebrations by Matt Lewis, Renato Poliafito, and Brian Kennedy / Tasty Express: Simple, Stylish & Delicious Dishes for People on the Go by Sneh Roy / Mexico: The Cookbook by Margarita Carrillo Arronte
Sloth Slept On by Frann Preston-Gannon.Classic Reimagined: The Wonderful Wizard of Oz by L. Frank Baum and Olimpia Zagnoli.
The Yeti Files: Meet the Bigfeet by Kevin Sherry / Dory Fantasmagory by Abby Hanlon / Hansel & Gretel by Neil Gaiman and Lorenzo Mattotti / Ribblestrop by Andy Mulligan
Mid-Century Modern Complete by Dominic Bradbury.
Hook's Revenge by Heidi Schulz and John Hendrix.Frogs Play Cellos and Other Fun Facts by Laura Lyn DiSiena, Hannah Eliot, Pete Oswald, and Aaron Spurgeon / Tin by Chris Judge / This Book Just Ate My Dog by Richard Byrne / The Categorical Universe of Candice Phee by Barry Jonsberg
Chop, Sizzle, Wow: The Silver Spoon Comic Cookbook.
Coming and Going by Isabel Minhos Martins and Bernardo Carvalho.
The Scandalous Sisterhood of Prickwillow Place by Julie Berry / The Princess in Black by Shannon Hale, Dean Hale, and LeUyen Pham / Paper Airplanes by Dawn O'Porter / Unstoppable Octobia May by Sharon G. Flake
Fox's Garden by Princesse Camcam.
Hollywood Frame by Frame: The Unseen Silver Screen in Contact Sheets, 1951-1997 by Karina Longworth.
Women in Clothes by Sheila Heti, Heidi Julavits, and Leanne Shapton / The Daily Face: 25 Makeup Looks For Day, Night and Everything In Between by Annamarie Tendler / By the Book: Writers on Literature and the Literary Life from The New York Times Book Review by Pamela Paul / A Bunch of Pretty Things I Did Not Buy by Sarah Lazarovic
Who Built That? Modern Houses: An Introduction to Modern Houses and Their Architecture by Didier Cornille.Flora and the Penguin by Molly Idle / Telephone by Mac Barnett and Jen Corace / Lion, Lion by Miriam Busch and Larry Day
Ariol: A Beautiful Cow by Emmanuel Guibert and Marc Boutavant.
Pretty Packages: 45 Creative Gift-Wrapping Projects by Sally J. Shim and Madelene Farin / Playful: Fun Projects to Make With + For Kids by Merrilee Liddiard / Harry Potter: The Creature Vault - The Creatures and Plants of the Harry Potter Films by Jody Revenson / The Art of The Boxtrolls by Phil Brotherton
The Witch's Boy by Kelly Barnhill.
A Scream in Soho by John G. Brandon / Us by David Nicholls / You'll Enjoy It When You Get There: The Stories of Elizabeth Taylor / The Anatomy of Dreams by Chloe Benjamin / Wolf in White Van by John Darnielle
Room: Inside Contemporary Interiors by the editors of Phaidon Press.
Fifty Years of Illustration by Lawrence Zeegan and Caroline Roberts.
Clammy Clam by Chris Raschka / Hatch, Little Egg by Edouard Manceau / Matisse's Garden by Samantha Friedman and Christina Amodeo / B. Bear and Lolly: Off to School by A.A. Livingston and Joey Chou
And now for the books I read and enjoyed during September and October. I didn't get to read a lot (my brain was too focused on dealing with moving to New York), but I did read some.
Pen & Ink: Tattoos & The Stories Behind Them by Isaac Fitzgerald and Wendy MacNaughton / The Magician's Land by Lev Grossman / Bad Feminist by Roxane Gay
Wild Things: Acts of Mischief in Children's Literature by Betsy Bird, Julie Danielson, and Peter D. Sieruta / Theodosia and the Last Pharaoh by R.L. Lafevers