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Best Node.js Books

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Node.js Design Patterns
Master best practices to build modular and scalable server-side web applications, 2nd Edition
Mario Casciaro - Jul 18, 2016 (first published in 2014)
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Get the best out of Node.js by mastering its most powerful components and patterns to create modular and scalable applications with easeNode.js is a massively popular software platform that lets you use JavaScript to easily create scalable server-side applications. It allows you to create efficient code, enabling a more sustainable way of writing s...
Beginning Node.js
Basarat Syed - Nov 25, 2014
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Beginning Node.js is your step-by-step guide to learning all the aspects of creating maintainable Node.js applications. You will see how Node.js is focused on creating high-performing, highly-scalable websites, and how easy it is to get started. Many front-end devs regularly work with HTML, CSS, PHP, even WordPress, but haven't yet got started with...
Node.js Web Development
Server-side development with Node 10 made easy, 4th Edition
David Herron - May 30, 2018
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Create a fault-tolerant backend for your real-time applications using Docker, Node.js 10, and MongoDB, and implement HTTPS for hardened security...
Web Development with Node and Express
Leveraging the JavaScript Stack
Ethan Brown - Oct 05, 2020 (first published in 2014)
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Learn how to build dynamic web applications with Express, a key component of the Node/JavaScript development stack. In the second edition of this hands-on guide, author Ethan Brown teaches you Express fundamentals through the development of a fictional application that exposes a public website and a RESTful API. You'll learn web architecture best p...
Learning Node
Moving to the Server-Side
Shelley Powers - Jun 21, 2016 (first published in 2012)
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Take your web development skills from browser to server with Node and learn how to write fast, highly scalable network applications on this JavaScript-based platform. With this hands-on guide, you ll quickly master Node s core fundamentals, gain experience with several built-in and contributed modules, and learn the differences and parallels betwee...
Getting MEAN with Mongo, Express, Angular, and Node
Simon Holmes - May 10, 2019 (first published in 2015)
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SummaryGetting MEAN, Second Edition teaches you how to develop full-stack web applications using the MEAN stack. This edition was completely revised and updated to cover MongoDB 4, Express 4, Angular 7, Node 11, and the latest mainstream release of JavaScript ES2015.Purchase of the print book includes a free eBook in PDF, Kindle, and ePub formats f...
Express in Action
Writing, building, and testing Node.js applications
Evan Hahn - Apr 15, 2016 (first published in 2015)
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Node.js is white hot, powering the server side of major web apps from Walmart, PayPal, and Netflix. While super-powerful, raw Node can be complex and awkward. Express.js is a web application framework for Node that organizes server-side JavaScript into testable, maintainable modules. It provides a powerful set of features to efficiently manage rout...
RESTful Web API Design with Node.js - Second Edition
Valentin Bojinov - May 26, 2016
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Key Features Create a fully featured RESTful API solution from scratch. Learn how to leverage Node.JS, Express, MongoDB and NoSQL datastores to give an extra edge to your REST API design. Use this practical guide to integrate MongoDB in your Node.js application. Book Description In this era of cloud computing, every data provisioning solution is bu...
Node.js the Right Way
Practical, Server-Side JavaScript That Scales
Jim Wilson - Dec 10, 2013
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Get to the forefront of server-side JavaScript programming by writing compact, robust, fast, networked Node applications that scale. Ready to take JavaScript beyond the browser, explore dynamic languages features and embrace evented programming? Explore the fun, growing repository of Node modules provided by npm. Work with multiple protocols, load-...
Node.js in Action
Alex R. Young - Sep 17, 2017 (first published in 2011)
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JavaScript on the server? You bet! Node.js is a JavaScript framework that can be used to create scalable, high-performance web applications. Using asynchronous I/O, the server can do more than one thing at a time, a key requirement for real-time apps like chat, games, and live statistics.Node.js in Action, Second Edition is a thoroughly-revised new...
Practical Node.js
Building Real-World Scalable Web Apps
Azat Mardan - Nov 03, 2018 (first published in 2014)
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Learn how to build a wide range of scalable real-world web applications using a professional development toolkit. If you already know the basics of Node.js, now is the time to discover how to bring it to production level by leveraging its vast ecosystem of packages.With this book, you'll work with a varied collection of standards and frameworks and...
Beginning Node.js, Express & MongoDB Development by Greg Lim
Get Programming with Node.js by Jonathan Wexler
Node.js in Practice by Alex R. Young
Professional Node.JS by Pedro Teixeria
The Pragmatic Programmer by David Thomas
The Road to learn React by Robin Wieruch
Node.js 8 the Right Way by Jim Wilson
Learning Node.js Development by Andrew Mead