Top 10 Best Books to Read in Java Programming Reference - August 2021

Here are our top ten recommendations if you are looking for the best books to read in Java Programming Reference. We have made sure our list is diverse to cater to the interests of different types of readers.

1. Java: Learn Java in One Day and Learn It Well. Java for Beginners with Hands-on Project. (Learn Coding Fast with Hands-On Project Book 4)

Top 10 Best Books to Read in Java Programming Reference - August 2021

4th Book by Best-Selling Author Jamie Chan. Learn Java Programming Fast with a unique Hands-On Project. Book 4 of the Learn Coding Fast Series. Covers Java 8. Updated for Netbeans 9.0. Have you always wanted to learn computer programming but are afraid it'll be too difficult for you? Or perhaps you know other programming languages but are interested in learning the Java language fast? This book is for you. You no longer have to waste your time and money trying to learn Java from boring books that are 600 pages long, expensive online courses or complicated Java tutorials that just leave you more confused and frustrated. What this book offers... Java for Beginners Complex concepts are broken down into simple steps to ensure that you can easily master the Java language even if you have never coded before . Carefully Chosen Java Examples Examples are carefully chosen to illustrate all concepts. In addition, the output for all examples are provided immediately so you do not have to wait till you have access to your computer to test the examples. Careful selection of topics Topics are carefully selected to give you a broad exposure to Java, while not overwhelming you with information overload. These topics include object-oriented programming concepts, error handling techniques, file handling techniques and more. In addition, new features in Java (such as lambda expressions and default methods etc) are also covered so that you are always up to date with the latest advancement in the Java language. Learn The Java Programming Language Fast Concepts are presented in a "to-the-point" style to cater to the busy individual. You no longer have to endure boring and lengthy Java textbooks that simply puts you to sleep. With this book, you can learn Java fast and start coding immediately. How is this book different... The best way to learn Java is by doing. This book includes a unique project at the end of the book that requires the application of all the concepts taught previously. Working through the project will not only give you an immense sense of achievement, it’ll also help you retain the knowledge and master the language. Are you ready to dip your toes into the exciting world of Java coding? This book is for you. Click the BUY button and download it now. What you'll learn: Introduction to Java - What is Java? - What software do you need to code Java programs? - How to install and run JDK and Netbeans? Data types and Operators - What are the eight primitive types in Java? - What are arrays and lists? - How to format Java strings - What is a primitive type vs reference type? - What are the common Java operators? Object Oriented Programming - What is object oriented programming? - How to write your own classes - What are fields, methods and constructors? - What is encapsulation, inheritance and polymorphism? - What is an abstract class and interface? Controlling the Flow of a Program - What are condition statements? - How to use control flow statements in Java - How to handle errors and exceptions - How to throw your own exception and Others... - How to accept user inputs and display outputs - What is a generic? - What are lambda expressions and functional interface? - How to work with external files ...and so much more.... Finally, you'll be guided through a hands-on project that requires the application of all the topics covered. Click the BUY button now and download the book now to start learning Java. Learn it fast and learn it well. Pick up your copy today by clicking the BUY NOW button at the top of this page! Tags: ------------ Java Project, Java book, Java programming for beginners, Java for Dummies, Netbeans, Eclipse, IntelliJ IDEA, Java operators

  • Author: LCF Publishing
  • Publisher: Learn Coding Fast; 1st edition (September 30, 2016)
  • Genre: Kindle Store, Kindle eBooks, Computers & Technology


2. Elements of Programming Interviews in Java: The Insiders' Guide

Top 10 Best Books to Read in Java Programming Reference - August 2021

This is a larger-format version of Elements of Programming Interviews in Java. Specifically, the font size is larger, and the page size is 7"x10" (the regular format uses 6"x9"). The content is identical. This is the Java version of our book. See our website for links to the C++ version.Have you ever... Wanted to work at an exciting futuristic company ? Struggled with an interview problem thatcould have been solved in 15 minutes? Wished you could study real-world computing problems ? If so, you need to read Elements of Programming Interviews (EPI). EPI is your comprehensive guide to interviewing for software development roles. The core of EPI is a collection of over 250 problems with detailed solutions. The problems are representative of interview questions asked at leading software companies. The problems are illustrated with 200 figures, 300 tested programs, and 150 additional variants. The book begins with a summary of the nontechnical aspects of interviewing, such as strategies for a great interview, common mistakes, perspectives from the other side of the table, tips on negotiating the best offer, and a guide to the best ways to use EPI. We also provide a summary of data structures, algorithms, and problem solving patterns. Coding problems are presented through a series of chapters on basic and advanced data structures, searching, sorting, algorithm design principles, and concurrency. Each chapter stars with a brief introduction, a case study, top tips, and a review of the most important library methods. This is followed by a broad and thought-provoking set of problems. A practical, fun approach to computer science fundamentals, as seen through the lens of common programming interview questions. Jeff Atwood/Co-founder, Stack Overflow and Discourse

  • Author: Adnan Aziz
  • Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform; 2nd edition (October 6, 2015)
  • Genre: Computers & Technology, Programming
  • ISBN: 978-1517671273
  • Dimensions: 7 x 1.07 x 10 inches


3. Java: The Complete Reference, Eleventh Edition

Top 10 Best Books to Read in Java Programming Reference - August 2021

Publisher's Note: Products purchased from Third Party sellers are not guaranteed by the publisher for quality, authenticity, or access to any online entitlements included with the product. The Definitive Java Programming Guide Fully updated for Java SE 11, Java: The Complete Reference, Eleventh Edition explains how to develop, compile, debug, and run Java programs. Best-selling programming author Herb Schildt covers the entire Java language, including its syntax, keywords, and fundamental programming principles. You’ll also find information on key portions of the Java API library, such as I/O, the Collections Framework, the stream library, and the concurrency utilities. Swing, JavaBeans, and servlets are examined and numerous examples demonstrate Java in action. Of course, the very important module system is discussed in detail. This Oracle Press resource also offers an introduction to JShell, Java’s interactive programming tool. Best of all, the book is written in the clear, crisp, uncompromising style that has made Schildt the choice of millions worldwide. Coverage includes: • Data types, variables, arrays, and operators • Control statements • Classes, objects, and methods • Method overloading and overriding • Inheritance • Local variable type inference • Interfaces and packages • Exception handling • Multithreaded programming • Enumerations, autoboxing, and annotations • The I/O classes • Generics • Lambda expressions • Modules • String handling • The Collections Framework • Networking • Event handling • AWT • Swing  • The Concurrent API • The Stream API • Regular expressions • JavaBeans • Servlets • Much, much more Code examples in the book are available for download at

  • Author: Herbert Schildt
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education; 11th edition (December 12, 2018)
  • Genre: Computers & Technology, Programming Languages
  • ISBN: 978-1260440232
  • Dimensions: 7.3 x 1.7 x 9 inches


4. Java in a Nutshell: A Desktop Quick Reference

Top 10 Best Books to Read in Java Programming Reference - August 2021

This updated edition of Java in a Nutshell not only helps experienced Java programmers get the most out of Java versions 9 through 11, it’s also a learning path for new developers. Chock full of examples that demonstrate how to take complete advantage of modern Java APIs and development best practices, this thoroughly revised book includes new material on Java Concurrency Utilities. The book’s first section provides a fast-paced, no-fluff introduction to the Java programming language and the core runtime aspects of the Java platform. The second section is a reference to core concepts and APIs that explains how to perform real programming work in the Java environment. Get up to speed on language details, including Java 9-11 changes Learn object-oriented programming, using basic Java syntax Explore generics, enumerations, annotations, and lambda expressions Understand basic techniques used in object-oriented design Examine concurrency and memory, and how they’re intertwined Work with Java collections and handle common data formats Delve into Java’s latest I/O APIs, including asynchronous channels Use Nashorn to execute JavaScript on the Java Virtual Machine Become familiar with development tools in OpenJDK

  • Author: Benjamin J. Evans
  • Publisher: O'Reilly Media; 7th edition (January 1, 2019)
  • Genre: Computers & Technology, Programming
  • ISBN: 978-1492037255
  • Dimensions: 6.7 x 0.9 x 8.9 inches


5. Java: A Beginner's Guide, Seventh Edition

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Publisher's Note: Products purchased from Third Party sellers are not guaranteed by the publisher for quality,  authenticity, or access to any online entitlements included with the product. Up-to-Date, Essential Java Programming Skills―Made Easy! Supplement for key JDK 10 new features available from book's Downloads & Resources page at Fully updated for Java Platform, Standard Edition 9 (Java SE 9), Java: A Beginner’s Guide, Seventh Edition, gets you started programming in Java right away. Bestselling programming author Herb Schildt begins with the basics, such as how to create, compile, and run a Java program. He then moves on to the keywords, syntax, and constructs that form the core of the Java language. The book also covers some of Java’s more advanced features, including multithreaded programming, generics, lambda expressions, Swing, and JavaFX. This practical Oracle Press guide features details on Java SE 9’s innovative new module system, and, as an added bonus, it includes an introduction to JShell, Java’s new interactive programming tool. Designed for Easy Learning: • Key Skills and Concepts―Chapter-opening lists of specific skills covered in the chapter • Ask the Expert―Q&A sections filled with bonus information and helpful tips • Try This―Hands-on exercises that show you how to apply your skills • Self Tests―End-of-chapter quizzes to reinforce your skills • Annotated Syntax―Example code with commentary that describes the programming techniques being illustrated

  • Author: Herbert Schildt
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education; 7th edition (October 9, 2017)
  • Genre: Computers & Technology, Programming
  • ISBN: 978-1259589317
  • Dimensions: 7.6 x 1.44 x 9.1 inches


6. Java Pocket Guide: Instant Help for Java Programmers

Top 10 Best Books to Read in Java Programming Reference - August 2021

Any time you need quick answers for developing or debugging Java programs, this pocket guide is the ideal reference to standard features of the Java programming language and its platform. You’ll find helpful programming examples, tables, figures, and lists fast —including Java 9 features such as modular source code and the new JShell interactive command-line REPL. It’s a handy companion, whether you’re in the office, in the lab, or on the road. This book also provides material to help you prepare for the Oracle Certified Associate Java Programmer exam. Quickly find Java language details, such as naming conventions, types, statements and blocks, and object-oriented programming Get details on the Java SE platform, including development basics, memory management, concurrency, and generics Use new features in Java 9, including modular source code and JShell Browse through information on basic input/output, NIO 2.0, the Java collections framework, and the Java Scripting API Get supplemental references to fluent APIs, third-party tools, and basics of the Unified Modeling Language (UML)

  • Author: Robert Liguori
  • Publisher: O'Reilly Media; 4th edition (October 3, 2017)
  • Genre: Computers & Technology, Programming
  • ISBN: 978-1491938690
  • Dimensions: 4.25 x 0.61 x 7.01 inches


7. Murach's Java Servlets and JSP, 3rd Edition (Murach: Training & Reference)

Top 10 Best Books to Read in Java Programming Reference - August 2021

This new edition of Murach's Java Servlets and JSP makes it easier than ever for Java developers to master web programming. It shows how to install and use the Tomcat server and the NetBeans IDE. It shows how to use JSPs and servlets to build secure and well-structured web applications that implement the MVC pattern. It shows how to use sessions, cookies, JavaBeans, EL, JSTL, and custom tags. It shows how to use JDBC or JPA to work with a MySQL database. It shows how to work with JavaMail, SSL connections, authentication, encryption, filters, and listeners. It even includes an introduction to JSF to expand your perspective on Java web programming. These are the skills that you need to build professional Java web applications using servlets and JSP. A great read for any Java developer.

  • Author: Joel Murach
  • Publisher: Mike Murach & Associates; 3rd edition (June 9, 2014)
  • Genre: Computers & Technology, Web Development & Design
  • ISBN: 978-1890774783
  • Dimensions: 8 x 1.7 x 10 inches


8. Regular Expression Pocket Reference: Regular Expressions for Perl, Ruby, PHP, Python, C, Java and .NET (Pocket Reference (O'Reilly))

Top 10 Best Books to Read in Java Programming Reference - August 2021

This handy little book offers programmers a complete overview of the syntax and semantics of regular expressions that are at the heart of every text-processing application. Ideal as a quick reference, Regular Expression Pocket Reference covers the regular expression APIs for Perl 5.8, Ruby (including some upcoming 1.9 features), Java, PHP, .NET and C#, Python, vi, JavaScript, and the PCRE regular expression libraries. This concise and easy-to-use reference puts a very powerful tool for manipulating text and data right at your fingertips. Composed of a mixture of symbols and text, regular expressions can be an outlet for creativity, for brilliant programming, and for the elegant solution. Regular Expression Pocket Reference offers an introduction to regular expressions, pattern matching, metacharacters, modes and constructs, and then provides separate sections for each of the language APIs, with complete regex listings including: Supported metacharacters for each language API Regular expression classes and interfaces for Ruby, Java, .NET, and C# Regular expression operators for Perl 5.8 Regular expression module objects and functions for Python Pattern-matching functions for PHP and the vi editor Pattern-matching methods and objects for JavaScript Unicode Support for each of the languages With plenty of examples and other resources, Regular Expression Pocket Reference summarizes the complex rules for performing this critical text-processing function, and presents this often-confusing topic in a friendly and well-organized format. This guide makes an ideal on-the-job companion.

  • Author: Tony Stubblebine
  • Publisher: O'Reilly Media; 2nd edition (August 7, 2007)
  • Genre: Computers & Technology, Programming
  • ISBN: 978-0596514273
  • Dimensions: 4.25 x 0.32 x 7 inches


9. LPI Linux Essentials Certification All-in-One Exam Guide

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Publisher's Note: Products purchased from Third Party sellers are not guaranteed by the publisher for quality,  authenticity, or access to any online entitlements included with the product. Complete coverage of the newest exam release from the Linux Professional Institute, and the first step toward LPIC-1 and CompTIA Linux+ Linux Essentials All-in-One Exam Guide covers this "first-of-its-kind" program intended for the academic sector, aspiring IT professionals, and anyone new to the world of Linux and open source technology. This comprehensive, classroom-based reference offers 100% coverage of all exam objectives for the Linux Essentials exam. The book includes expert discussion sidebars to convey in-depth information. Tip, Caution, and Note icons highlight key topics; end-of-chapter quizzes test retention and exam readiness; and Exam Tips guide you through tough technical topics that may be tricky come exam day. The All-in-One also includes hands-on examples and exercises that reinforce practical learning for real-world applicability. Electronic content includes a practice exam (Windows based) and an Adobe Digital Editions e-book (available for download)

  • Author: Robb Tracy
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education; 1st edition (April 30, 2013)
  • Genre: Computers & Technology, Networking & Cloud Computing
  • ISBN: 978-0071811019
  • Dimensions: 7.4 x 1.4 x 9.1 inches


10. How To Be A Web Developer In 90 Days: Web Development Skills

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Be a Web Developer In 90 Days! Go from Beginner to Expert. Easy Web development skills Book for Beginners Step by Step guide - how to become a web developer Become a web developer in 90 days Java developer guide Learn css web design Are you working at your dream job? What would you do if I told you I have my dream job? After working almost 20 years in corporate America, I figured out what career makes me happy. It’s true, some people actually love their jobs! I can proudly say I am one of them. I am a Web Developer. I’ve been professionally coding websites from scratch for the last seven years. I freaking love coding ! I recall when I would randomly ask people if they love their jobs. I was always puzzled when people said that they genuinely loved what they did for a living. Don’t get me wrong, I had a plush sales career making six figures, a company car, corporate credit card and flexible hours but I was still unhappy. I dreaded Mondays. It was during the Covid-19 Pandemic that it hit me. What better time than now to help others transition into a new career? Our new normal requires a career that you can work from virtually anywhere . And a career that’s in high demand. That’s a win/win. The pandemic taught us a lot of things and one of them being that nothing is for certain. With millions of individuals losing their jobs due to Covid-19 , now is the time to share my coding expertise and innovation with the world. I am just the person to teach you how to code because I too was once a beginner . I didn’t major in technology or computer science. But I did go from beginner to expert and so can you. I currently own a successful creative design firm that specializes in cutting-edge web design , mobile apps and branding . You are going to enjoy this book because I have made coding fun by doing something that has never been done before. I’ve included animations that explain daily lessons . You will also receive a free 15 minute live chat with a Certified Web Developer . Plus, you can learn at your own pace. If you need additional help, there’s an option to attend live online classes. At the end of this book, for your final project,you will build your own website. How To Be A Web Developer In 90 Days shares the code of a dynamic, innovative website . This code includes the features and functions that can easily be used as the foundation to build your clients’ website. This book provides the blueprint to your new career. Are you ready to change your future? Let’s gooooo!

  • Author: Gabriel Wilson
  • Publisher: Independently published (November 18, 2020)
  • Genre: Computers & Technology, Web Development & Design
  • ISBN: 979-8567047071
  • Dimensions: 6 x 0.78 x 9 inches