Are you a computer novice who is trying to develop JavaScript codes? If you would like to develop some good programs, it is best for you to have some books for your reference. Here is a list of the top 10 JavaScript books that will help you to create the best codes.

JavaScript Books
JavaScript Books
    • JavaScript Programmer’s Reference, Written by Alexei White: The book is a tutorial that can be used by beginners, but it also has a list of all the various expressions used, the syntax and other details that are required for a beginner to learn all about JavaScript. It is a very practical book that will help every learner to not only learn theory, but will actually help them in developing codes.


    • Beginning JavaScript and CSS Development with jQuery, Written by Richard York: This book concentrates mainly on jQuery. The code syntax is given a lot of importance in this book and rightly so. This book gives a complete overview about the installation of jQuery, testing the various codes that are available and also the various methods of handling the arrays.


    • JavaScript: The Definitive Guide, Written by David Flanagan: This book has already been edited four times and the fourth edition is available currently. It is available as an e book and there are 22 chapters in the book. These chapters cover every aspect of JavaScript from the functions to objects including frames, windows as well as arrays. The book also covers the Core JavaScript and Server side JavaScript. It is useful not only for the coders on the server side, but it is also useful for coders on the client side.


    • How to Do Everything With JavaScript, Written by Scott Duffy:  The advantage of learning JavaScript from this book is that there are several live examples and demos that are all provided in a step by step manner, that makes it easy to learn for beginners.
    • Beginning JavaScript, Written by Paul Wilton and Jeremy McPeak: The usefulness of this book, which is into its third edition, lies in the fact that you can start from basics in this book. By the time you finish this book, you will even be able to create excellent and powerful applications.


    • JavaScript Step by Step, Written by Steve Suehring: Even a person who dies not know anything about JavaScript will be able to use this book to create unique codes. It is a simple book that is easy to follow and learn.


    • You Don’t Know JS by Kyle Simpson: This is not a single book, but a series. This book is more advanced version that even experts can learn from.


    • JavaScript: The Definitive Guide” by David Flanagan: This is a book on JavaScript that is mainly for mid level coders and experts. It covers various topics in depth. Even an expert will be able to learn new things from this book.


    • High Performance Browser Networking” by Ilya Grigorik: This book is definitely not for beginners. If you are an expert in JavaScript, you will still be able to improve the performance of your website when you learn various tricks from this book.


  • JavaScript Allongé by Reginald Braithwaite: This book delves deeply into complicated JavaScript functions. If you are an application developer, this book is a must read for you.