Check out the technology and coding books I have authored!
Look for these books in your local library, and bookshops all over the world.
From books aimed at young techies, all the way through to adults who want to learn how to code, there is something for everyone.
Step into the shoes of a coder! Learn all about coding using Scratch and other programs, discover what skills you need to code and how you can use your coding knowledge to create your very own website. Have you got what it takes to be a coder in training?
Covering three of the most popular languages for new coders, this book uses a graphic method to break complex subjects into user-friendly chunks, bringing essential skills within easy reach. You’ll learn to think like a programmer by breaking problems down into parts before turning those parts into lines of code.
Whether you’re a seasoned programmer or a beginner hoping to learn Python, you’ll find this fun to read and easy to follow. Each chapter shows you how to construct a complete working game in simple steps. Using freely available resources such as Pygame, Pygame Zero, and a downloadable pack of images and sounds, you can add animations, music, scrolling backgrounds, scenery, and other exciting professional touches.
This book uses a hands-on approach to show how Python works, with step-by-step projects that build knowledge gradually. From simple functions to building a space treasure game, kids will not only learn essential coding skills but have fun as they learn.
Improve your coding skills and create your own games, before remixing and customising them. Pick up the fundamentals of computer programming in steps that make even the most difficult coding concepts fun and easy to understand. Don’t just learn how computer code works – understand why it’s done that way!
Perfect for coders already familiar with Scratch, with easy-to-understand instructions and no complicated jargon. In Scratch 3.0 Made Easy, programming and coding is broken down clearly and simply, so children will easily learn how to create their own games, projects, and much more on the screen.
Kids can develop their computer skills with Scratch Challenge Made Easy, the perfect workbook for budding computer whizzes itching for bigger, better Scratch challenges. Perfect for Key Stage 2 pupils, it provides step-by-step guidance to build key computer skills. Help your child learn how to talk to a computer in its own language, for fun or for the future.
‘Ultimate Gamer: Career Mode’ by Craig Steele (Coming September 2020)
Take your gaming skills beyond the screen in the ultimate handbook to becoming a game developer, Twitch streamer, or the next eSports pro! Learn how to storyboard, code, and test games, or boost your Twitch subs by learning how to go pro.
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