What is Node? By Brett McLaughlin
If you are very new to the Node.js framework, then, ‘what is Node?’ this book is written by Brett McLaughlin is very useful and informative. It is a very basic book that helps you to understand what is a Node? What is the purpose of using Node? Where to use Node? And for what kinds of projects, you can implement Node?
To the point, this book explains the basic concept of Node.js with the excellent citation. You may find the book to be very short and also looks like an essay or an article on the introduction of Node. But, its specialty is that it does give you clarity regarding Node.js and also does fairness to the title.
Node: Up and Running by O’RELLY
Smashing Node.js is the great book that enhances your ability in the Node.js even further. It encloses all necessary tools and features for developing an efficient web application. It also demonstrates the high-scalability web server knowledge of Node.js and also explains how to utilize the resources optimally in your web application.
It briefly describes how to create a wide range of web application of any type like small, fast, low-profile, useful, and network application. It also gives guidelines for you to write non-blocking and asynchronous code in the special way of Node.js framework.
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