Some good notebooks include those made by the companies Leuchtturm1917, Whitelines, Rhodia and Field Notes. There are also the notebooks made by the company Moleskine.
Leuchtturm1917 produces notebooks in a variety of shapes, colors and sizes. The company, which has been making notebooks for almost 100 years, specializes in everything from pocket-sized notebooks to full-sized journals. Its notebooks are also available with a variety of paper types, like perforated or numbered pages. Whitelines is known for their traditional hard- and soft-bound organizational notebooks. The paper used in its products sports white lines rather than the traditional black ones.
Rhodia produces niche notebooks as well as more traditional ones. While it is known for its orange and black notebooks, it also offers leather-bound dot-grid notebooks and the classic spiral-bound notebook. Many people choose Rhodia because of the quality of the paper it uses and its attention to detail. Field Notes creates quality notebooks that are highly durable and designed to be carried anywhere.
Moleskine, one of the most popular notebook producers, was founded in 1997 and makes a variety of notebooks in terms of size and shape. It also specializes in "city notebooks" that come complete with a map of a chosen city.