If you’re looking to add a new technical skill to your profile, consider learning how to code. While there are many courses online which aim at teaching you. Learning how to code online can be a challenge. So, here are 5 textbooks on coding that will help you:
Python Programming: An Introduction to Computer Science by John Zelle
This book is for beginners. It is meant to be a textbook in the college-level introductory course in software engineering. It uses Python, one of the world’s most popular languages to teach the readers.
Clean Code: A Handbook of Agile Software Craftsmanship by Robert Martin
This book is perfect for anyone with a basic understanding of software engineering. This book helps you to go from writing messy code to clean, logical code.
Code: The Hidden Language of Computer Hardware and Software by Charles Petzold
This book is about building your knowledge of how technology works. From electrical circuits to Morse code to software code development, this book teaches the readers the how-tos.
Code Complete: A Practical Handbook of Software Construction, Second Edition by Steve McConnell
Junior developers will find this classic helpful in learning to build their understanding of software development.
The Pragmatic Programmer: From Journeyman to Master by Andrew Hunt and David Thomas
This book provides a theoretical overview of what makes a good programmer, whether you’re a freelancer or someone hoping to assume a managerial role in software engineering.