Books by Darren Jones


Jump Start Sinatra

This short SitePoint book provides readers with a fun and yet practical introduction to Sinatra, a framework that makes web development with Ruby extremely simple. It’s not intended to be a completely comprehensive guide to the framework or an in-depth Ruby tutorial, but will quickly get you up to speed with Sinatra and give you the confidence to start experimenting on your own.


JavaScript: Novice to Ninja

The Book “JavaScript: Novice to Ninja” is a great resource for anyone who is interested in JavaScript. Darren Jones is the guy behind this book. Darren is a good JavaScript programmer and also writes Sinatra tutorials for RubySource. His book “JavaScript: Novice to Ninja” is a complete resource for learning JavaScript. With the help of this book, newbie programmers can learn JavaScript from scratch. It is packed with numerous examples, exercises, and mini-projects to make learning more interesting. It enables novice programmers to discover how to use JavaScript to solve real-world problems, build smarter forms, track user events, and design eye-catching animations. The author also guided about JavaScript’s built-in functions, methods, and properties. After reading the book newbie programmers will be able to use JavaScript to validate form entries and interact with users, understand how to respond to user events and add interactivity to applications, create animations that bring the website to life and start programming using the DOM. All the examples in this book are clear and concise with an explanation of each step. In summary, it is an interesting book for learning JavaScript and we highly recommend it. You can also Download Beginning JavaScript and CSS Development with jQuery by Richard York PDF Free.