Fresh design books: the best of 2012. From left, "Young House Love," "Home by Novogratz" and "Barbara Barry: Around Beauty."
Stylish coffee tables have a tall stack of fresh design books to display. From left, "The Things That Matter," "The Collected Home" and "Rhapsody."
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Stylish coffee tables have a tall stack of fresh design books to display this season. After a lean few years in the interiors book category, an army of experts is bringing us the best of design in 2012. The list of authors includes West Coast rock-star decorators, style bloggers and TV design personalities.