“Rails Recipes has always been the definitive guide for aspiring Rails developers. It doesn’t just cover how you could build something, but delves into the details and explains all the reasons why you should build it that way. You can be sure that if you follow the tips and tricks in this book, you’re on the right path."
“Rails Recipes is a great resource for any Rails programmer. The book is full of hidden gems (no pun intended) that many programmers may not discover in their daily quest to get the job done.
Chad Fowler is an internationally known software developer, trainer, manager, speaker, and musician. Over the past decade he has worked with some of the world's largest companies and most admired software developers.
Chad is VP of Engineering at LivingSocial. He is co-organizer of RubyConf and RailsConf and author or co-author of a number of popular software books, including The Passionate Programmer: Creating a Remarkable Career in Software Development.
Some of the recipes here are repeats of the previous (Rails 1, 2006) edition, which I already have. The new material is really good, enough to justify a 5-star rating. Read morePublished 20 months ago by Thomas L. Lucero
Rails Recipes: Rails 3 Edition
The recipe searched for was readily found and rather, but not very, easy to follow. Unfortunately it seems to contain an error. Read more
We had to return our copy. My husband said it was way more advanced than he thought it would be after reading the description. Read morePublished 21 months ago by Kettleb