The Alpha Book Program

Want to get an early look at our titles? Try an Alpha Book! An Alpha Book is a pre-release, still-in-development version of an Apress title. When you purchase an Alpha Book, you get the opportunity to review its content as it advances through the production process. Alpha Book files are updated on a regular basis in your account as new material is completed, all the way through final publication. Following is our current roster of Alpha Books:

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  • Building JavaScript Games

    Building JavaScript Games

    Arjan Egges

    Building JavaScript Games teaches game programming through a series of arcade-style games that help expand your HTML and JavaScript skills into the realm of game design and development for phones, tablets, and even desktop platforms.
  • jQuery 2 Recipes

    jQuery 2 Recipes

    Arun K. Pande

    jQuery 2 Recipes provides a clear, concise, set of examples that show the core jQuery frameworks (jQuery, jQuery Mobile and jQuery UI) in action. The book takes a problem-solution approach with each chapter describing a series of common difficulties developers often face when dealing with jQuery in their working lives.

  • Swift Quick Syntax Reference

    Swift Quick Syntax Reference

    Matthew Campbell

    Swift Quick Syntax Reference is a 120-page condensed code and syntax reference to the new Apple Swift programming language, which is the alternative language to Objective-C behind the APIs found in the Apple iOS 8 and Mac OS Yosemite SDKs. It presents the essential Swift syntax in a well-organized format that can be used as a handy reference.
  • Beginning Power BI with Excel 2013

    Beginning Power BI with Excel 2013

    Dan Clark

    Understanding your company’s data has never been easier than with Microsoft’s new Power BI package for Excel 2013. Consisting of four powerful tools—Power Pivot, Power View, Power Query and Power Maps—Power BI helps Excel users, business analysts and IT experts work together for maximum business insight.

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