They have so much to offer and the essays are the perfect length - concise and informative - quick reads packed with a punch!
In fact, many of the essays seem to be more about their author, the pronoun "I" appears early and frequently, rather than about the subjects themselves.
Beirut's collection, though not the most conducive to reading all in one sitting, is continually surprising, and entertaining.
I'm not a creative person or knowledgeable of graphic design. To be fair to the author, this is like critiquing a book on physics without a knowledge of science. Read morePublished 10 days ago by email@example.com
Short, easily digested essays from one of the smartest designers working today. Great for a quick read during commute or on the can.Published 3 months ago by J.D. Walker
I bought this on a whim as a Kindle bargain. It turned out to be an interesting book. It was worth the purchase for his Arnold Newman story alone.Published 17 months ago by Walter B Turner
Great book for designers with short attention span. Besides from being a great designer, Bierut is a great column writer.Published 19 months ago by Pablo Gonzalez Nicolini
I love a lot of the essays in here, but I don't think I would buy this again. It was good to read in short bursts, and I think some of the individual articles were amazing. Read morePublished on April 23, 2009 by R. Roche