Among the many architecture and design books published throughout the year, RECORD receives a number we would like to peruse at leisure or delve into to better understand significant contributions to the discipline. In the slideshow above, four editors briefly highlight books about historic architects (Suzanne Stephens), living ones (Alex Klimoski), interiors (Linda Lentz), and landscape design (Justin Chan) to guide our readers in choosing gifts for architects, clients, students, or interested lay people.