Java Programming for Kids, Parents and Grandparents

by Yakov Fain

Who this book is for

  • This e-book is for kids from 11 to 80 years old.
  • This e-book is great for parents who want to get their child into the world of computer programming – the real one, not the reader-rabbit-kind-of-world.
  • This e-book is for college students who are looking for a supplement to overcomplicated textbooks.
  • This e-book is easy enough for complete beginners of all ages.

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The e-book is available for free download in English, French, Russian, and Ukranian.

English French Russian Ukranian

Sample chapter

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Code samples

Code samples

New Edition

Currently Yakov Fain is working on the new edition of the book that will cover the new features of Java 8

This book will be published and printed in English by No Starch Press.

Unedited drafts of new book are being posted online.

Read unedited drafts