The 13 Best Books for Creative People in 2019

Josh Spilker
Nov 25, 2018 · 6 min read
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1. Things Are What You Make of Them by Adam J. Kurtz

2. 100 Tricks To Appear Smart in Meetings by Sarah Cooper

3. How To Appear Normal at Social Events by Lord Birthday

4. Syllabus by Lynda Barry

5. What If This Were Enough? by Heather Havrilesky

6. Gmorning, Gnight!: Little Pep Talks for Me & You by Lin Manuel Miranda

7. Steal Like An Artist by Austin Kleon

8. Sharpie Art Workshop by Timothy Goodman

9. Creative Quest by QuestLove

10. Ultimate Mind Games

11. Change by Design by Tim Brown

12. Creative Confidence by David Kelley

13. Reinvent Yourself by James Altucher


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