XAML For Windows 8: Read Me First

I’m pleased and proud to announce my newest book, from Apress, named either XAML For Windows 8: Read Me First or XAML Primer (we’re still discussing! Which name do you prefer?) 

If you are interested in learning Windows 8 programming with XAML and C# but your XAML isn’t yet up to snuff, then this is the book for you.

It is very short (about 100 pages) and to the point (you start writing code in chapter 1). It is the book to read before you tackle one of the full texts on Programming Windows 8 (such as my forthcoming Pro Windows 8 Development with XAML and C# with co-author Jon Galloway).


This book’s first draft is complete and we should have an e-version very soon.

About Jesse Liberty

Jesse Liberty has three decades of experience writing and delivering software projects and is the author of 2 dozen books and a couple dozen Pluralsight & LinkedIn Learning courses. He was a Senior Technical Evangelist for Microsoft, a Distinguished Software Engineer for AT&T, a VP for Information Services for Citibank and a Software Architect for PBS. He is a Xamarin Certified Mobile Developer and a Xamarin MVP and a Microsoft MVP.
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12 Responses to XAML For Windows 8: Read Me First

  1. gAoLqAqLgI says:

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  2. Has anyone been able to get it yet from the Apress alpha books program? I have been struggling for the past 24 hours to get a PDF from the Apress website after purchasing it with no luck. The Apress support team leaves a lot to be desired.

    Looking forward to reading your book Jesse, IF I ever get my hands on it.

  3. Hwsj says:

    XAML Primer

  4. Kevin Fan says:

    Like “XAML Primer”

  5. Kevin Fan says:

    XAML Primer is better.

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  7. XAML for Windows 8: Readme.1st

    I like that it calls out Windows 8 by name. I also like the retro geeky callback.

  8. Martin says:

    XAML Primer because it’s short.

  9. Anonymous says:

    Don’t care. I just pre-ordered it.

  10. LarsTech says:

    XAML For Windows 8: Hello World

  11. Eric Rouse says:

    XAML For Windows 8: Read Me First

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