Focused content, good examples and easy reading. One who reads "Pro Silverlight 4 in C#" must read this to complete the knowledge cicle about Silverlight.Published on February 27, 2013 by Kylderi Oliveira
I was able to pull some good information from this book (mostly around WCF), but it does a terrible job at describing MVVM and how to implement MVVM. Read morePublished on January 13, 2013 by Robin R. Ainscough
It's an introduction or a "What's in" SL4.
It doesn't teach you how to compose the puzzle altogether, but rather focuses on teaching you the various features each for itself,... Read more
I would recommend this book to anyone who wants to go advanced in Silverlight.
This book starts with an Introduction to Silverlight versions and then dives into XAML in... Read more
This book has many typos which is not a big problem for learning the content, but is surprising.
The examples can be difficult to follow. Read more
Out of all the 6 Silverlight books I purchased this is by far the best. I found the real life examples useful.Published on February 3, 2011 by Mot
Silverlight 4 can now be used to create great business applications on the web, and there is an entire Microsoft code infrastructure to help. Read morePublished on February 1, 2011 by Mark L
If you drink the microsoft koolaid and like code generators, then this book is for you. This book is useless if you are in a mixed environment using some other db besides sql... Read morePublished on January 26, 2011 by Dave in San Diego
The author has done a great job with using WCF RIA services, but unfortunately his MVVM section was very short and rushed. Read morePublished on January 10, 2011 by Ben Hayat