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Downloaded the pdf (which is free) older (first or second edition)version of this book. Liked the way it presented learning Python; (simple, and easy) slowly! Read morePublished 10 months ago by jaffreytech
This book starts at the very beginning. If you have some experience, I'd recommend looking elsewhere. Also, the emphasis is writing programs for games and such. Read morePublished 19 months ago by Gabriel Peterson
I'm very disappointed solely because I chose to save a few dollars and purchase the kindle version of this title. Read morePublished on March 1, 2011 by Eric
Great book for beginning programmers. I bought this for my son's 12th birthday. He sat right down and started to work-loves it! Very user friendly and easy to understand.Published on November 11, 2008 by T. C. Ball
I am learning Python in order to make computer games so the examples in this book are exactly what I was looking for. Read morePublished on December 8, 2007 by Kate
The only prior programming I had before this book was that of using SQL (very simple compared to `regular' languages since it's a query language). Read morePublished on August 14, 2006 by Jason Mcgovern
This is a great way to get started in python, but you're definitely gonna need a follow up book if you want to get real work done. Still it covers the basics very well. Read morePublished on July 26, 2006 by Corey Woodworth
Years ago I wanted to learn programming, but all the books about programming were as interesting as my math school books so I lost the will to learn until I saw this book. Read morePublished on March 30, 2006 by Marijan
I learned Python in three months using this book. I don't usually post reviews but felt the need to do so because of another reviewer's claim that this book is only for windows... Read morePublished on December 3, 2005 by J. Thomas