book CORNER GOOD READS
From cookery to garden and product design – this selection will inspire and delight.
Explore the lives and visions of 14 of the country’s best head gardeners from a diverse array of places including Great Dixter, Sissinghurst and the Garden of Cosmic Speculation near Dumfries.
Head Gardeners by Ambra Edwards and Charlie Hopkinson, £35 (Pimpernel Press, pimpernelpress.com). Known for his innovative approach to cooking with vegetables, Jeremy Fox is one of California’s most talked-about chefs. On Vegetables presents 160 approachable recipes for the home cook that highlight texture, flavour and seasonal produce.
On Vegetables by Jeremy Fox, £29.95 (Phaidon, 020 7843 1000, Edward Barber and Jay Osgerby have explored and challenged design throughout their careers. Barber Osgerby, Projects is a visual record of their work, from their first foray into furniture design, through to their renowned London Olympic Torch right up to the present day. Barber Osgerby, Projects
by Jana Scholze, £59.95 (Phaidon, 020 7843 1000, uk.phaidon.com). Journey by Design explores Katharine Pooley’s sumptuous interiors and lifelong zest for adventure. Follow her creative process and take a look at the diverse inspirations behind 19 inimitable spaces, from a Scottish castle to a Qatar home.
Journey by Design by Katharine Pooley, 020 7584 3223, katharine pooley.com, £55 (Assouline, assouline.com).