April 2020: What to read this month

Beautified China: The Architectural Revolution by Kris Provoost

Selected by our team at Caro, here are the top three books to read this month while we are at home:

New Towns: The Rise, Fall and Rebirth by Katy Lock and Hugh Ellis

Authors Katy Lock and Hugh Ellis offer a new perspective on the New Towns Records in this book. Through an interrogation of existing towns, they address the myths and realities of the scheme whilst offering an insight into what we can learn from these towns in times of growth and redevelopment.

Beautified China: The Architectural Revolution by Kris Provoost

From buildings by Zaha Hadid to Herzog & de Meuron, explore the complexity of China’s iconic skyscrapers from unusual perspectives in this photo book by architect and photographer Kris Provoost.

The Definitive Jacques Tati by Alison Castle

This five volume tribute to Jacques Tati explores the French filmmaker and performer’s journey to becoming one of the most important figures in the history of cinema. Enjoy an in-depth exploration into the artist’s life in this long read.