The Convent of the Pure Sara M. Harvey
Secrets and illusions abound in a decaying convent wrapped in dark magic and scented with blood. Portia came to the convent with the ghost of Imogen, the lover she failed to protect in life. Now, the spell casting caste… More
Clarkesworld Magazine – Issue 31 Jay Lake et al.
The April 2009 issue of Clarkesworld Magazine.
This issue features fiction by Jay Lake & Shannon Pagel (“Rolling Steel: A Pre-Apocalyptic Love Story”) and Lavie Tidhar (“The Dying World”),… More
Inside Microsoft® SQL Server® 2008: T-SQL Programming Itzik Ben-Gan et al.
Get a detailed look at the internal architecture of T-SQL with this comprehensive programming reference. Database developers and administrators get best practices, expert techniques, and code samples to master… More
Beautiful Security Andy Oram et al.
Although most people don’t give security much attention until their personal or business systems are attacked, this thought-provoking anthology demonstrates that digital security is not only worth thinking… More
Cloud Application Architectures George Reese
If you’re involved in planning IT infrastructure as a network or system architect, system administrator, or developer, this book will help you adapt your skills to work with these highly scalable, highly redundant… More
Learning Flash CS4 Professional Rich Shupe
Learning Flash CS4 Professional offers beginners and intermediate Flash developers a unique introduction to the latest version of Adobe’s powerful multimedia application. This easy-to-read book is loaded… More
iPhoto ’09: The Missing Manual David Pogue et al.
With iPhoto ’09, Apple’s popular photo organizer and editing program is better than ever. Unfortunately, intuitive as it may be, iPhoto still has the power to confuse anyone who uses it. That’s … More
iMovie ’09 and iDVD: The Missing Manual David Pogue et al.
Bursting with new features, Apple’s iMovie ’09 is vastly more usable and complete than iMovie ’08 — amazing right out of the box. But the box doesn’t include a good user’s guide,… More
The Good Humor Man Andrew Fox
In this witty tribute to Ray Bradbury’s Fahrenheit 451 set in 2041 government-sanctioned vigilantes �_�?? the Good Humor Men �_�?? ruthlessly patrol the streets, immolating all fattening food products… More
iPhone Hacks David Jurick et al.
With iPhone Hacks, you can make your iPhone do all you’d expect of a mobile smartphone — and more. Learn tips and techniques to unleash little-known features, find and create innovative applications for… More
XMPP: The Definitive Guide Peter Saint-Andre et al.
This practical book provides everything you need to know about the Extensible Messaging and Presence Protocol (XMPP). This open technology for real-time communication is used in many diverse applications such as… More
Tcl/Tk in a Nutshell Paul Raines et al.
The Tcl language and Tk graphical toolkit are simple and powerful building blocks for custom applications. The Tcl/Tk combination is increasingly popular because it lets you produce sophisticated graphical interfaces… More