Functional JavaScript: Introducing Functional Programming with Underscore.js

While some web developers dismiss JavaScript as a flawed language, this succinct book shows you how to make the best of it by practicing a functional style of JavaScript programming Written by Michael Fogus a core contributor to Clojure and ClojureScript, and author of The Joy of Clojure Manning

Effective JavaScript: 68 Specific Ways to Harness the Power of JavaScript

It s uncommon to have a programming language wonk who can speak in such comfortable and friendly language as David does His walk through the syntax and semantics of JavaScript is both charming and hugely insightful reminders of gotchas complement realistic use cases, paced at a comfortable curve.

The Well-Grounded Java Developer: Vital techniques of Java 7 and polyglot programming

The Java community has always been dynamic and fast moving, with constant innovation on the core platform as well as a vibrant community ecosystem New JVM based languages like Groovy, Scala, and Clojure are redefining what it means to be a Java developer The core Standard and Enterprise APIs now

Programming Elixir: Functional |> Concurrent |> Pragmatic |> Fun

You want to explore functional programming, but are put off by the academic feel tell me about monads just one time You know you need concurrent applications, but also know these are almost impossible to get right Meet Elixir, a functional, concurrent language built on the rock solid Erlang