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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  • 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.
  • 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.
  • SAP ABAP

    SAP ABAP

    Sushil Markandeya, Kaushik Roy

    SAP ABAP elucidates the numerous features of the core programming platform, which is used for development for the entire SAP software suite. SAP ABAP uses numerous hands on business oriented use cases and a valuable dedicated downloadable e-resource to demonstrate the underlying advanced concepts of the OO ABAP environment and the SAP UI.
  • Pro XAML with C#

    Pro XAML with C#

    Buddy James

    Microsoft’s XAML markup language makes it easy to build multilayered applications with reusable components. Pro XAML with C# shows you how to design and build an enterprise application with a single business layer, data access layer, and a shared XAML core, and how to access it from any of Microsoft’s XAML-based UIs, whether WPF, WinRT or Windows Phone, or any combination of the three.
  • Pro iOS Persistence

    Pro iOS Persistence

    Michael Privat , Robert Warner

    Pro iOS Persistence explains how to build apps in Objective-C and Swift that persist and use data most effectively including the popular Core Data framework. Covering common and advanced persistence patterns, this book prepares any iOS developer to store and retrieve data accurately and efficiently.
  • Pro Git

    Pro Git

    Scott Chacon, Ben Straub

    Pro Git (Second Edition) is your fully-updated guide to Git and its usage in the modern world. Git has come a long way since it was first developed by Linus Torvalds for Linux kernel development. It has taken the open source world by storm since its inception in 2005, and this book teaches you how to use it like an pro.

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