Linda liukas, author of the hello ruby books, is a programmer, storyteller, and illustrator from helsinki, finland. Oprah winfrey selects cynthia bonds ruby for book club. Linda is the founder of rails girls, a global phenomenon teaching the basics of programming for young women all over the world. Free shipping and pickup in store on eligible orders. The new approach to teach technology has been well received especially in asia. It introduces programming without requiring a computer at all. Oprah winfrey selects cynthia bonds ruby for book club february 10, 2015 12. Hello neighbor in real life in a hotel he booked a room orbeez wow world wowser suprise magical pets toy scavenger hunt with baldi. Adventures in coding has been published in over 24 languages. The introduction also says that the book is designed for a parent to read the story to their children and work through the activities together. The japanese edition of ruby was the most sold childrens book on amazon and rakuten for a week and won the biggest design award in china, dia design award. The point of the book isnt to teach you a programming language, but programming concepts. Free ruby books download ebooks online textbooks tutorials.
Oddly, though, the activities are included in the back half of the book and not in or at the end of each chapter. What i love about it is that it introduces programming without requiring a computer at all. This section contains free ebooks and guides on ruby, some of the resources in this section can be viewed online and some of them can be downloaded. Shortlisted for the baileys womens prize for fiction 2016 by bond, cynthia from amazons fiction books store. Hello ruby by linda liukas is half picture book and half activity book rolled into one adorable package. Its suited for kids between 5 and 8 but even adults might learn something new. Hello ruby is half picture book and half activity book rolled into one adorable package.334 214 808 1504 1023 1370 194 886 262 865 549 179 1256 708 672 923 779 1136 121 1311 591 1139 33 551 1188 746 1432 532 1261 713 1108 566 28 351 1248