Practical Programming in Python
by Jeffrey Elkner, at al.
Number of pages: 259
The goal of this book is twofold: to teach you how to program in Python; and to teach you to think like a computer scientist. This way of thinking combines some of the best features of mathematics, engineering, and natural science.
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by Sean M. Tracey - The MagPi Magazine
In this book, we are going to learn to make games on the Raspberry Pi with Pygame. We'll look at drawing, animation, keyboard and mouse controls, sound, and physics. This book isn't for absolute programming beginners, but it's not far from it.
by Steven F. Lott
The book will help you build basic programming skills. It is organized in a way that builds up the language in layers from simple concepts to more advanced features. Programming exercises are provided to encourage further exploration of each layer.
by Nathan Yergler - PyCon
Effective Django development means building applications that are testable, maintainable, and scalable. After reading this book you should have an understanding of how Django's pieces fit together and how to use them to engineer web applications.
by Fredrik Lundh, Matthew Ellis - PythonWare
The Python Imaging Library adds image processing capabilities to your Python interpreter. This library provides extensive file format support, an efficient internal representation, and fairly powerful image processing capabilities.