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by The Zoe Report

In an age where many of us consume our books on e-readers, coffee table tomes still remain more in demand than ever. Whether you want to expand your own library or get a jumpstart on holiday gifting, this selection of glossy publications will see to it that you do so in style.

The Big Book of Chic by Miles Reed, $75

Penned by interior designer Miles Reed, this visually stimulating tome gives the reader an exclusive glimpse into a dazzling array of inspiring rooms.

The Sartorialist: Closer by Scott Schuman, $19

An anticipated follow-up to Scott Schuman’s debut compilation, the street photographer’s new volume offers a closer look at his distinctive point of view.

The First Apartment Book by Kyle Schuneman, $17

The perfect reference for any budding decorator, this guidebook by 27-year-old design aficionado, Kyle Schuman, shows you how to make the most of a small space.

Stylists: New Fashion Visionaries by Katie Baron, $32

Penned by interior designer Miles Reed, this visual tome gives you a glimpse into a dazzling array of rooms.

Marilyn Monroe by Norman Mailer and Bert Stern, $70

Merging Norman Mailer’s Marilyn Monroe biography (published in 1973) with Bert Stern’s intimate photographs of the sex icon, this tome adds up to 278 pages of glamour, aka, it is a must-have addition to any fashion-forward library.