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We have partnered with Laurence King (35% off) and LID Publishing (30% off) to offer discounts on all their books. Use 'FutureRising' at the checkout. Explore some of their best books below to inspire your careers choices and develop your learning.

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The Mindfulness Book

A unique and practical guide to living a more mindful, stress-free life.

By Martyn Newman

££9.99 ££6.99*

*Includes 30% FutureRising discount

100 Years of Architecture

This unique visual history documents in pictures the most exciting and dynamic period of architecture: from the early 20th century to the present day, covering ...

By Alan Powers

£30 £19.50*

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Saul Bass: A Life in Film & Design

This is the first book to be published on one of the greatest American designers of the 20th century, who was as famous for his work in film as for his corporat...

By Jennifer Bass & Pat Kirkham

£50 £32.50*

*Includes 35% FutureRising discount

Read Me: 10 Lessons for Writing a Great Copy

Think of this book as a rocket-assisted launch for your writing career, structured over ten distinct lessons and illustrated with classic and contemporary inter...

By Roger Horberry & Gyles Lingwood

£18.95 £12.32*

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Film: A Critical Introduction (3rd Edition)

Updated and expanded for a new edition, this is the perfect starter text for students of film studies. The book illustrates basic film concepts in context and i...

By Maria Pramaggiore & Tom Wallis

£28 £18.20*

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The Smart Thinking Book

A savvy and practical guide to help you stand out at work and in your career.

By Kevin Duncan

££9.99 ££6.99*

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Creative Advertising: An Introduction

Creative Advertising: An Introduction explores the fundamentals of advertising and branding, providing an indispensable overview of creative thinking in adverti...

By Miriam Sorrentino

£22.5 £14.63*

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The New Garconne: How to Be a Modern Gentlewoman

The New Garconne is a non-prescriptive guide for today’s modern, independent and stylish woman. It espouses a grown-up style and attitude with a masculine-fem...

By Navaz Batliwalla

£16.95 £11.02*

*Includes 35% FutureRising discount

The Typography Idea Book: Inspiration from 50 Masters

Geared towards helping you evolve different typographic styles, the book contains none of the technical jargon or tired old rules found in traditional tutorials...

By Gail Anderson & Steven Heller

£12.95 £8.42*

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100 Ideas That Changed Advertising

A chronicle of the key ideas that have shaped the adverts we see everyday, 100 Ideas That Changed Advertising offers a fascinating insight into an ever-changing...

By Simon Veksner

£19.95 £12.97*

*Includes 35% FutureRising discount

So You Want to Publish A Magazine?

This guide shows you how to take your concept from idea to proper publication, step by step. It covers all the nuts and bolts of indie magazine publishing, from...

By Angharad Lewis

£19.95 £12.97*

*Includes 35% FutureRising discount

Graphic Design: A History (2nd edition)

Now in its second edition, this wide-ranging, seminal text offers an accessible account of the history of graphic design from the nineteenth century to the pres...

By Stephen J. Eskilson

£50 £32.50*

*Includes 35% FutureRising discount

How to Write Art History (2nd Edition)

An invaluable handbook for art history students, How to Write Art History enables students to get the most from their course. In a clear and engaging style, Ann...

By Anne D’Alleva

£9.95 £6.47*

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100 Ideas That Changed Architecture

This inspiring book chronicles the most influential ideas that have shaped architecture. Entertainingly written by expert on architecture Richard Weston, it pro...

By Richard Weston

£19.95 £12.97*

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100 Ideas that Changed the Web

This innovative title looks at the history of the Web from its early roots in the research projects of the US government to the interactive online world we know...

By Jim Boulton

£14.95 £9.72*

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The Storytelling Book

A unique and practical guide to communicating more persuasively through storytelling.

By Anthony Tasgal

££9.99 ££6.99*

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100 Ideas That Changed Photography

This compelling book chronicles the most influential ideas that have shaped photography from the invention of the daguerreotype in the early 19th century up to ...

By Mary Warner Marien

£19.95 £12.97*

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How to Create a Portfolio and Get Hired: A Guide for Graphic Designers and Illustrators (2nd edition)

This book shows those embarking on an illustration or graphic design career how best to put together an effective, professional portfolio. It discusses what to ...

By Fig Taylor

£17.95 £11.67*

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Animation

From scriptwriting through to production, this introduction to animation for students surveys key technical processes and examines a variety of stylistic approa...

By Andrew Selby

£22.5 £14.63*

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The Feedback Book

An easy-to-use guide to providing feedback, to enable managers to improve the performance of individuals and teams.

By Dawn Sillett

££5.00 ££3.50*

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Symbol mini: The Reference Guide to Abstract and Figurative Trademarks

Symbols play an integral role in almost all branding programmes. This book explores the visual language of symbols according to their most basic element: form. ...

By Steven Bateman & Angus Hyland

£12.95 £8.42*

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Smart Textiles for Designers: Inventing the Future of Fabric

We are on the cusp of a revolution, where the intersection of technology, the human body and everyday objects will become completely seamless. Smart textiles ar...

By Rebeccah Pailes-Friedman

£22.5 £14.63*

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Copywriting

Including insightful interviews from leading copywriters, as well as illustrated case studies of major brands that explore the challenges involved in creating c...

By Mark Shaw

£18.95 £12.32*

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Don’t Get a Job… Make a Job: How to Make it as a Creative Graduate

Too often a design or architecture degree is seen as a means to an end. But imagine for one moment that there are no employers, no firms to send your CV to, no ...

By Gem Barton

£12.95 £8.42*

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Strategic Thinking for Advertising Creatives: 11 Essential Steps to Creativity

This accessible, step-by-step guide takes the reader through the 11 key stages of the classic creative brief. Featuring international examples of current and cl...

By Alice Kavounas Taylor

£19.95 £12.97*

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Fashion 150: 150 Years, 150 Designers

Whether you want to know the history behind the most creative designers and successful brands, or understand haute couture and innovative youth countercultures,...

By Arianna Piazza

£40 £26.00*

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How to Use Type

This book is a practical guide to the application of typography in graphic design for print and screen. It provides a creative, informative and practical introd...

By Lindsey Marshall & Lester Meachem

£19.95 £12.97*

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The Business Bullshit Book

Deciphering the jargon and bullshit we all encounter in business today.

By Kevin Duncan

££9.99 ££6.99*

*Includes 30% FutureRising discount

Sketching for Architecture + Interior Design

Sketching for Architecture + Interior Design is an indispensable and practical guide for students wishing to master the art of looking and sketching. Forty-five...

By Stephanie Travis

£16.95 £11.02*

*Includes 35% FutureRising discount

Product Design

Product Design offers a broad and comprehensive introduction to the field of product design and the key role of product designers. Features interviews with and ...

By Paul Rodgers & Alex Milton

£22.5 £14.63*

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The Brain Book

A practical application to improve, enhance and boost your brain performance.

By Phil Dobson

££9.99 ££6.99*

*Includes 30% FutureRising discount

Draw, Paint, Print like the Great Artists

Take your pencil for a walk in the spirit of Paul Klee, experiment with colour and texture like Joan Miró or create your own surrealist-inspired artwork like S...

By Marion Deuchars

£12.95 £8.42*

*Includes 35% FutureRising discount

The Impact Code

The secrets to unlocking your ability to create presence, impact and change at work.

By Simon Tyler

££9.99 ££6.99*

*Includes 30% FutureRising discount

My Life is a Work of Art: The Art World from Start to Finish

How do you navigate the labyrinth of the contemporary art world? The best way is to follow the only ‘witness’ to all these developments: the work of art its...

By Ben Eastham & Katya Tylevich

£18.95 £12.32*

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This Is Advertising

This is Advertising addresses the significant changes that are occurring within advertising, from the perspective of key figures within the industry. It provide...

By Eliza Williams

£24.95 £16.22*

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How to Make It as an Advertising Creative

Getting a job as an advertising creative is not easy. This book teaches you the intangible skills that are essential to get a job, survive, thrive and ultimatel...

By Simon Veksner

£17.95 £11.67*

*Includes 35% FutureRising discount

Saul Bass: 20 Iconic Film Posters

This collection of 20 iconic film posters by Saul Bass, one of the greatest American designers of the 20th century, is a must for graphic designers and film fan...

By Jennifer Bass & Pat Kirkham

£19.95 £12.97*

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This Is Frank Lloyd Wright

Frank Lloyd Wright wasn’t just an architect. He was a prophet, a poseur, a beloved teacher, a failed businessman. This Is Frank Lloyd Wright brings his projec...

By Ian Volner & Michael Kirkham

£9.95 £6.47*

*Includes 35% FutureRising discount

How 30 Great Ads were Made

This book takes readers behind the scenes in the world of advertising, showcasing 30 phenomenally successful campaigns from the last decade. Each campaign is il...

By Eliza Williams

£24.95 £16.22*

*Includes 35% FutureRising discount

This Means This, This Means That (2nd Edition)

Semiotics is the theory of signs, and reading signs is a part of everyday life: from road signs that point to a destination, to smoke that warns of fire, to the...

By Sean Hall

£19.95 £12.97*

*Includes 35% FutureRising discount

Men of Style

Men of Style explores the best-dressed men of recent centuries: from actors to statesmen, playboys to painters, the iconic and the more unexpected. The book com...

By Josh Sims

£19.95 £12.97*

*Includes 35% FutureRising discount

Archi-Graphic: An Infographic Look at Architecture

A visually stunning collection of infographics, providing a unique way to look at architecture. Infographics explore the range of materials and colours used by ...

By Frank Jacobus

£12.95 £8.42*

*Includes 35% FutureRising discount

Madison Avenue Manslaughter

How to create a sustainable, innovative advertising company for today.

By Michael Farmer

££9.99 ££6.99*

*Includes 30% FutureRising discount

The Crisis Book

A practical guide to overcoming and surviving difficult and crisis moments at work.

By Rick Hughes, Andrew Kinder and Cary Cooper

££9.99 ££6.99*

*Includes 30% FutureRising discount

Research Methods for Architecture

While fundamentally a design discipline, architectural education requires an element of history and theory, grouped under the term ‘research’. However, many...

By Raymond Lucas

£22.5 £14.63*

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A Logo for London

The London Transport bar and circle – also known as the bulls-eye or roundel – is an icon of commercial design. This fascinating book charts the history and...

By David Lawrence

£19.95 £12.97*

*Includes 35% FutureRising discount

The Ideas Book

A unique and practical guide to generating ideas by using diagrams and visual thinking techniques.

By Kevin Duncan

££9.99 ££6.99*

*Includes 30% FutureRising discount

Fashion In Film

Fashion in Film celebrates the contributions of fashion designers to cinema, exploring key garments, what they mean in context of the narrative, and why they ar...

By Christopher Laverty

£30 £19.50*

*Includes 35% FutureRising discount

Magma Sketchbook: Film & Animation

This Film & Animation sketchbook includes 136 blank pages, storyboard grids and project management tools, plus 16 pages of useful information on shot sizes and ...

By Magma & Dejan Savic

£12.95 £8.42*

*Includes 35% FutureRising discount

The Typography Idea Book: Inspiration from 50 Masters

Geared towards helping you evolve different typographic styles, the book contains none of the technical jargon or tired old rules found in traditional tutorials...

By Gail Anderson & Steven Heller

£19.99 £12.99*

*Includes 35% FutureRising discount

What is Architecture? And 100 Other Questions

This entertaining and informative book explores the world of architecture through a series of 101 questions and answers that cover a wide range of issues on its...

By Rasmus Waern

£9.95 £6.47*

*Includes 35% FutureRising discount

The Success Book

A personal, honest, and insightful message from a man who hit rock bottom, and came back stronger.

By Tim Johnson

££9.99 ££6.99*

*Includes 30% FutureRising discount

Photography Visionaries

Photography Visionaries is an inspiring guide to 75 of the most influential photographers from around 1900 to the present. Entertainingly written by an expert o...

By Mary Warner Marien

£24.95 £16.22*

*Includes 35% FutureRising discount

Fashion Stylist’s Handbook

This book is designed for anyone wanting to become a fashion stylist. Danielle Griffiths presents a no-nonsense, practical guide on how to succeed, from landing...

By Danielle Griffiths

£19.95 £12.97*

*Includes 35% FutureRising discount

100 Ideas That Changed Film

This inspiring book chronicles the most influential ideas that have shaped film since its inception, from the silent era's masterpieces to today's blockbusters ...

By David Parkinson

£19.95 £12.97*

*Includes 35% FutureRising discount

Fashion A to Z: An Illustrated Dictionary

This fashion dictionary contains over 2,000 entries, arranged alphabetically. Illustrated by renowned fashion illustrator and designer Zakee Shariff, this uniqu...

By Alex Newman & Zakee Shariff

£9.95 £6.47*

*Includes 35% FutureRising discount

Marketing Fashion (2nd edition)

Marketing Fashion, Second Edition is a practical guide to the fundamental principles of marketing and branding, from creating a customer profile to developing a...

By Harriet Posner

£24.95 £16.22*

*Includes 35% FutureRising discount

Designers' Identities

An inspirational sourcebook for graphic designers and students examining the corporate identities of 76 designers, at various stages in their careers and from a...

By Liz Farrelly

£24.95 £16.22*

*Includes 35% FutureRising discount

The Visual Communications Book

A unique and practical guide to making high-impact presentations by using visual communications techniques.

By Mark Edwards

££9.99 ££6.99*

*Includes 30% FutureRising discount

Fashion + Music: Fashion Creatives Shaping Pop Music

From pop videos to editorial shoots, via the evolution of some of the industry’s most significant and era-defining pairings/collaborations, this book focuses ...

By Katie Baron

£30 £19.50*

*Includes 35% FutureRising discount

Microworlds

Miniatures make us relive the world from the perspective of our childhood, a time when the world was populated by toys and figurines. This book reveals how all ...

By Margherita Dessanay & Marc Valli

£14.95 £9.72*

*Includes 35% FutureRising discount

The Diagrams Book

A unique and Practical guide to solving business problems by using diagrams and visual thinking techniques.

By Kevin Duncan

££9.99 ££6.99*

*Includes 30% FutureRising discount

Read This if You Want to Take Great Photographs

Split into five sections, this book covers composition, exposure, light, lenses and the art of seeing. Masterpieces by acclaimed photographers – including Hen...

By Henry Carroll

£12.95 £8.42*

*Includes 35% FutureRising discount

The 'Keep It Simple' Book

Simplify your life and achieve more as a result.

By Simon Tyler

££9.99 ££6.99*

*Includes 30% FutureRising discount

The Productivity Habits

A simple but powerful framework to help any manager become more productive.

By Ben Elijah

££9.99 ££6.99*

*Includes 30% FutureRising discount

Creating a Brand Identity: A Guide for Designers

Creating a Brand Identity goes behind the scenes to explore the creative processes involved in designing a successful brand identity, with case studies from aro...

By Catharine Slade-Brooking

£19.95 £12.97*

*Includes 35% FutureRising discount

100 Ideas That Changed Graphic Design

Written by the world’s leading authorities on graphic design and lavishly illustrated, this book is both a great source of inspiration and a provocative recor...

By Steven Heller & Veronique Vienne

£19.95 £12.97*

*Includes 35% FutureRising discount

TM: The Untold Stories Behind 29 Classic Logos

TM offers graphic designers and those interested in the history of design and branding a uniquely detailed look at a select group of the very best visual identi...

By Mark Sinclair

£28 £18.20*

*Includes 35% FutureRising discount

Logotype

Logotype mini is the definitive modern collection of logotypes, monograms and other text-based corporate marks. Featuring more than 1,300 international typograp...

By Michael Evamy

£12.95 £8.42*

*Includes 35% FutureRising discount

100 Ideas that Changed Art

From the earliest cave paintings through to the internet and street art, this inspiring book chronicles the 100 most influential ideas that have shaped the worl...

By Michael Bird

£19.95 £12.97*

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Use This if You Want to Take Great Photographs: A Photo Journal

Discover a whole new way of seeing the world while honing your photography skills across composition, exposure, lighting, lenses and observation. Use This if Yo...

By Henry Carroll

£12.95 £8.42*

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The Future Book

A primer for creating a better future for yourself.

By Magnus Lindkvist

££9.99 ££6.99*

*Includes 30% FutureRising discount

Marketing

Secret, lessons and insights from the frontline of world-class branding and marketing.

By Javier Sanchez Lamelas

££12.99 ££9.09*

*Includes 30% FutureRising discount

The Architecture School Survival Guide

Every year new architecture students make the same mistakes, forgetting the same essential elements in their studio work. This handy guide provides basic tips a...

By Iain Jackson

£10.95 £7.12*

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100 Ways to Create a Great Ad

100 Ways to Create a Great Ad is an accessible introduction to creative advertising techniques. Featuring 100 spreads detailing concepts such as the 'Reveal' an...

By Tim Collins

£22.5 £14.63*

*Includes 35% FutureRising discount

Fashion School Survival Guide

This is an essential piece of kit for the aspiring fashion designer. Bringing together a wide assortment of technical tips, aide memoirs, anecdotal advice, dos ...

By Ezinma Mbonu

£10.95 £7.12*

*Includes 35% FutureRising discount

The Financial Wellbeing Book

Avoid stress and anxiety in your life by developing financial wellbeing.

By Chris Budd

££9.99 ££6.99*

*Includes 30% FutureRising discount

100 Ideas That Changed Fashion

100 Ideas that Changed Fashion chronicles the most influential fashion ideas through which womenswear has evolved, offering a unique and engaging perspective on...

By Harriet Worsley

£19.95 £12.97*

*Includes 35% FutureRising discount

The Modern Magazine: Visual Journalism in the Digital Era

Encompassing mainstream and independent publishing, and graphic and editorial design, The Modern Magazine explores the issues now facing the industry, examining...

By Jeremy Leslie

£28 £18.20*

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Graphic Design Visionaries

Featuring 75 of the world's most influential designers, this book presents the story of graphic design through the fascinating personal stories and significant ...

By Caroline Roberts

£24.95 £16.22*

*Includes 35% FutureRising discount

Editorial Design: Digital and Print

Editorial Design: Digital and Print is a comprehensive guide to the traditional and digital skills that a designer will need for a future career in visual journ...

By Cath Caldwell & Yolanda Zappaterra

£19.95 £12.97*

*Includes 35% FutureRising discount

How to Have Great Ideas: A Guide to Creative Ideas

How to Have Great Ideas is the essential guide for students and young professionals looking to embrace creative thinking in design, advertising and communicatio...

By John Ingledew

£17.95 £11.67*

*Includes 35% FutureRising discount

The Networking Book

A unique and practical guide to developing a strategic network of business contacts.

By Simone Anderson

££9.99 ££6.99*

*Includes 30% FutureRising discount

Advertising for People Who Don't Like Advertising

This book describes how to make something you like out of something you don't. As well as drawing on its own experiences, KesselsKramer listens and learns from ...

By KesselsKramer

£12.95 £8.42*

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