English version

coffee table book

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishcoffee table bookˈcoffee table ˌbook noun [countable]  a large expensive book that has a lot of pictures in it and is meant to be looked at rather than read
Examples from the Corpus
coffee table bookYou might think many people buy it as a coffee table book, but they don't.There are like hundreds more that are going to be in a coffee table book by the end of the year.She wanders over to a shelf as he watches her-and picks out a quite smart coffee table book.
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