- It's important to examine work samples, and not merely accept boasts or even recommendations.
- It's also important to become a knowledgeable amateur design critic so you can make proper judgements.
- Beauty is said to be in the eye of the beholder, but some ugliness is so ugly it should be obvious to every viewer.
- On the other hand, some ugliness will not be readily apparent unless you know what to look for.
The book below was named one of the ten best books of 2011 by the New York Times, and one of the best books of the year by at least seven other book review media. It was published by Random House and designed by Casey Hampton.