A very nice link from a friend shone my week-end. This is the “Who is this book for?” section:
Programming isn’t hard. But it is hard to find learning materials that teach you to do interesting things with
programming. Other computer books go over many topics that most newbie coders don’t need. This book will
teach you how to program your own computer games. You will learn a useful skill and have fun games to show for
This book is for:
- Complete beginners who wants to teach themselves computer programming, even if they have no previous
- Kids and teenagers who want to learn computer programming by creating games. Kids as young as 9 or 10
years old should be able to follow along.
- Adults and teachers who wish to teach others programming.
- Anyone, young or old, who wants to learn how to program by learning a professional programming