Must-read books for creative advertising and design students

A Listmania! list by Alan Van Pelt (Palo Alto, CA USA)
The list author says: "Here are books I would recommend to any student of advertising, product design, branding, or marketing."
Creative Advertising, New Edition
1.  Creative Advertising, New Edition by Mario Pricken
$26.86   Used & New from: $16.14
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (19 customer reviews)

Advertising Today
2.  Advertising Today by Warren Berger
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BREAKING IN: Over 130 Advertising Insiders Reveal How to Build a Portfolio That Will Get You Hired
3.  BREAKING IN: Over 130 Advertising Insiders Reveal How to Build a Portfolio That Will Get You Hired by William Burks Spencer
$29.16   Used & New from: $27.98
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (19 customer reviews)

Pick Me : Breaking Into Advertising and Staying There
4.  Pick Me : Breaking Into Advertising and Staying There by Nancy Vonk
$15.96   Used & New from: $5.56
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (15 customer reviews)

Fascinate: Your 7 Triggers to Persuasion and Captivation
5.  Fascinate: Your 7 Triggers to Persuasion and Captivation by Sally Hogshead
$17.22   Used & New from: $5.77
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (129 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Blink: The Power of Thinking Without Thinking
6.  Blink: The Power of Thinking Without Thinking by Malcolm Gladwell
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The Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference
7.  The Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference by Malcolm Gladwell
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4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1,774 customer reviews) | 9 customer discussions

Massive Change
8.  Massive Change by Bruce Mau
$23.64   Used & New from: $2.16
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (8 customer reviews)

All Marketers are Liars (with a New Preface): The Underground Classic That Explains How Marketing Really Works--and Why Authenticity Is the Best Marketing of All
9.  All Marketers are Liars (with a New Preface): The Underground Classic That Explains How Marketing Really Works--and Why Authenticity Is the Best Marketing of All by Seth Godin
$13.74   Used & New from: $6.51
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Made to Stick: Why Some Ideas Survive and Others Die
10.  Made to Stick: Why Some Ideas Survive and Others Die by Chip Heath
$14.28   Used & New from: $3.73
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Zag: The Number One Strategy of High-Performance Brands
11.  Zag: The Number One Strategy of High-Performance Brands by Marty Neumeier
$18.58   Used & New from: $4.15
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (48 customer reviews)

Influence: The Psychology of Persuasion, Revised Edition
12.  Influence: The Psychology of Persuasion, Revised Edition by Robert B. Cialdini
$10.16   Used & New from: $5.41
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (734 customer reviews)

Marketing Myopia (Harvard Business Review Classics)
13.  Marketing Myopia (Harvard Business Review Classics) by Theodore Levitt
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Where is the Kindle edition for The Tipping Point by Malcom Gladwell? 1 Aug 13, 2013
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Best Book on Manipulative and Coercive Psychology 0 Aug 30, 2010
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