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Get Coding 2! Build Five Computer Games Using HTML and JavaScript

By David Whitney
Illustrated by Duncan Beedie

Learn to code five fun computer games – including Snake and Table Tennis – in this essential beginner's guide for kids.

Learn to code five fun computer games in this essential beginner's guide for kids using the popular programming languages HTML and JavaScript. From Mario to Minecraft, discover the basic concepts behind computer games such as loops, ticks, scores, graphics and AI. Then follow the easy step-by-step Game Builds, and learn how to code five ground-breaking games, including Noughts and Crosses, Snake and Table Tennis. Short and simple explanations are given alongside examples of code and there is a supporting website if you get stuck.

  • The second book in the Get Coding! series.
  • Suitable for beginners of all ages – children and adults alike.
  • Get Coding! has sold over 11,000 copies through TCM since publication in 2016.

About the author

David Whitney is an independent software consultant. He helps developers and businesses find smart solutions and write clean, well-tested code. He enjoys helping people learn how to build better software, using leading-edge tools and frameworks. He is the author of the bestselling Get Coding! Learn HTML, CSS & JavaScript and Build a Website, App & Game. He lives in London. Duncan Beedie is an illustrator and children’s author who loves computer games and gaming. His debut picture book The Bear Who Stared was recently shortlisted for the Waterstones Children’s Book Prize 2017. He lives in Bristol.

About the illustrator

Duncan Beedie is an illustrator and children’s author who loves computer games and gaming. His debut picture book The Bear Who Stared was recently shortlisted for the Waterstones Children’s Book Prize 2017. He lives in Bristol.

ISBN: 9781406382495
Imprint: Walker
Distributor: Walker Australia-HEDS
Binding: Paperback
Release Date: October 1, 2018
Dimensions: 190 x 215mm, 224pp
Stock Status: Confirmed
Australian RRP: $16.99
New Zealand RRP: $18.99
Stock Level: In Stock

Last updated on 02/10/18 at 01:52:19
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