23 Best Coffee Table Books for Men


A good coffee table book can really bring your living room together and tell a story (literally). If you’re looking for a more “manly” book to showcase to your guests, look no further. We’ve put together a list of the best coffee table books for men within various categories!

Best Coffee Table Books For Men

Porsche 911: 50 Years Hardcover Coffee Table Book

Porsche 911

Luxury car lovers (especially Porsche fans) will not only want to display this Porsche-focused book on their coffee table, but they’ll also want to look through it every day!


Luxury and Speed: World's Greatest Car Coffee Table Book

Luxury and Speed

While we’re on the topic of luxury cars, this book features fast cars from more than just one company (Cadillac, Mercedes, Ferraris, Jaguars, etc.) You will find beautiful photos on each page alongside an intriguing description of each model. 


Tom Ford Coffee Table Book

Tom Ford

If you’re looking for a less obvious book with some nudity, look no further. Although this book surrounds the fashion designer Tom Ford, there are plenty of naked women (and men) throughout the book. 


The Book of Rolex Coffee Table Book

The Book of Rolex

This book showcases about 200 pages of beautiful Rolex photos. The red can bring an exciting pop of color to your living room (as long as your decor matches). If you’re really a Rolex fan or the red color doesn’t match your decor, they also have a massive updated version.  


Feck Perfuction: Dangerous Ideas on the Business of Life Coffee Table Book

Feck Perfection

If you’re an artist or any type of creative that focuses too hard on perfection, this one’s for you. This beautiful book looks aesthetically pleasing on your coffee table, plus has a wealth of valuable information inside that will inspire you to pursue your dreams. Beautiful and functional? Yes, please.  


Forest: Nature Photography Coffee Table Book

Forest

If you’re more of a cabin in the woods kind of guy, this inexpensive coffee table book takes you on a journey through incredible forests around the world. 


Ehrlich Yanai Outside-In: New California Modernism Coffee Table Book

New California Modernism

Interior design lovers who dream of their million-dollar California home with breathtaking views will love this book. It features homes designed by the award-winning Steven Ehrlich and Takashi Yanai, and believe us when we say they’re incredible. 


Sneaker Freaker. The Ultimate Sneaker Book Coffee Table Book

Sneaker Freaker

Sneakerheads can display their passion with this coffee table book. It shares over 650 pages of share sneaker styles across history, as well as insider knowledge about the industry. 


1000 Record Covers: Best rock album covers Coffee Table Book

1,000 Record Covers

This coffee table book is perfect for any music lover who appreciates the art of music covers. Some of the images have a couple sentences to describe them, but the book is mostly focused on photography. 


 National Football League 100 Coffee Table Book

NFL 100 

This sports coffee table book tells a story about the first 100 years of the NFL across 288 pages. The clean design is perfect atop your coffee table, plus you (and your guests) will actually want to read it!


Playboy: 50 Years of Photography Coffee Table Book

Playboy 

For the men who love to admire women’s bodies, this book is for you. Far from pornography, this book features high-class photographs of nude women. It’s art. It goes without saying, but this probably isn’t the best choice if you have kids around.


The Bucket List: Beer: 1000 Adventures Coffee Table Book

The Beer Bucket List

Beer-lovers who also love to travel will be mesmerized by this “beer bucket list” book. It showcases 416 pages of beer-centric adventures around the world (1,000 in total). This includes best beer cities, pubs, and even festivals!  


Humans of New York Coffee Table Book

Humans of New York

This popular coffee table book for men features people around New York City with the photographer’s stories on each of these people. It’s a beautiful book with humorous, heartfelt, and inspiring experiences inside. It will make you want to grab a camera and go meet people. 


Banksy You Are An Acceptable Level of Threat Coffee Table Book

Banksy 2020 Edition

Banksy’s street art never gets old. This mesmerizing coffee table book features some of Banky’s best art, with anecdotes on each. If you’re a fan of this artist, you’ll want this book. 


Houseplants and Hot Sauce: Seek and Find Books for Adults Coffee Table Book

Houseplants and Hot Sauce

Finally, this entertaining seek and find coffee table book can help you relive your Where’s Wally? days. It’s not super complex, but it’s an entertaining book for when you keep guests waiting. 


Leaf Supply: A Guide to Keeping Happy House Plants Coffee Table Book

Leaf Supply

If you have a home or apartment filled with plants, it only makes sense to have a relevant book on your coffee table. Not only is this book beautiful, but there are also some great beginner tips inside for taking care of your houseplants. 


Surf Shack: Laid-Back Living by the Water Coffee Table Book

Surf Shack 

Surfers (and even non-surfers) can admire this book on their coffee table. Filled with insight into the homes and stories of avid surfers, you’ll be inspired to move to the beach and live that seamless surfer lifestyle. 


Escape Hardcover Coffee Table Book

Escape

This best-selling book focuses on beautiful beach photography, perfect for those of us that are always dreaming about our next tropical vacation. We especially love the simplistic cover that still manages to scream “open me!” 


Classic Car: The Definitive Visual History Hardcover Coffee Table Book

Classic Cars

If you’re a fan of classic cars, you will love this book. It features over 250 classic models to learn about, with beautiful photographs of each. You’ll never get bored with cars from Bentley, Cadillac, Ferrari, Aston Martin, and plenty more. 


Finding Home: Shelter Dogs and Their Stories Hardcover Coffee Table Book

Finding Home

This heartfelt book showcases beautiful portraits of shelter dogs with descriptions sharing their stories. Plus, a portion of each book sold is donated towards two dog rescue organizations. Beware, this book will make you want to save five shelter dogs the next day. 


The Travel Book: (Lonely Planet) Kindle Edition

The Travel Book

If you love to travel, this unique book explores every country in the world. With 850 images, there are plenty of inspiring pages to look through. There are also interesting descriptions of each country!