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Can you recommend me a good JS book?


I want to learn from scratch Javascript, but besides the videos here I'm looking for a good book for beginners. But I just dont want to learn the basics, I want to go beyond that

It will be useful to have a good book with me


7 Answers

Liban Shire
Liban Shire
Courses Plus Student 4,147 Points

Doug Crockford recommends, Javascript the good parts.

Deleted User

Javascript the good parts is too advanced for starting. A good one is Professional Javascript for Web Developers, 3rd ed. Also take a look at this guide:


Deleted User

Eloquent JavaScript.

If you prefer the hard-copy book approach: <a href="http://www.sitepoint.com/books/jquery1/">Novice to Ninja is great</a>, otherwise James' suggestions are stellar. http://www.sitepoint.com/books/jquery1/

ok thanks guys I will begin with codeacademy and with the book Eloquent