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Book Review: Invent Your Own Computer Games with Python, 2nd Ed.


Got a potential young programmer in your family?
The best recommendation I can give for this book is simply this: just a few days after I gave a copy to my 13-year-old son for his birthday, and without any more intervention from me, he showed me his first completed game program. It was a simple numbers guessing game the first major exercise from this book. Since then, hes been following along and tinkering with Python. The book has kept him motivated and built up his confidence in his own skills, which is a tricky thing to achieve (something Ive tried myself with mixed success).
 read more | mail this link | score:8300 | -Ray, March 8, 2011
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