Originally released in 1990, Diggers by Terry Pratchett is the 2nd novel in the hilarious children fantasy series entitled Nome Trilogy, famously known as the Bromeliad Trilogy. The series follow the adventure of the Nomes, a race of tiny people. After leaving The Store, Masklin has successfully led the Nomes to an abandoned quarry. During his romance crisis with Grimma, he goes to investigate an airport near the mining site. When Masklin never returns and the quarry is about to be reopened, it’s all up to Grimma to save the Nomes and once again find a new place to live.
Truckers by Terry Pratchett is a fantasy novel first released in 1989. It is the 1st book in a series of children books entitled Nome Trilogy, which is also widely known as Bromeliad Trilogy. The series follow the adventure of the Nomes, a race of tiny people who always hide from humans, who live in a place called “The Store.” Led by Masklin, the nomes of The Store have to struggle to find a new place after the “Outsiders”, nomes from outside The Store, come and bring a bad tiding that the place is going to be destroyed.
First released in 2017, Before Babylon, Beyond Bitcoin by David Birch is an enlightening book about money, how (digital) technology affects the system of money and economy, and the potential of Bitcoin (and other cryptocurrency) in the future. In this book, David Birch traces back to early history of money and how it has been progressing with the invention of newer technologies. He then evaluates the emerging cryptocurrency (Bitcoin) in this digital era and how it can be a smart system of money—money that understands us.
Linux Pocket Guide by Daniel J Barrett is a guidebook on Linux first released in 2004 and has been reissued several times. In short helpful guides, the book focuses on the most common, practical, and essential commands used in most Linux distros. For beginners this book provides helpful introduction to grasp the basics of Linux commands. For more experienced readers, this book will help them to sharpen and expand their programming ability with Linux.
Android Development Patterns by Phil Dutson, subtitled “Best Practices for Professional Developers,” is an informative book on Android apps building and maximizing the abundant potential of Android 5.0+. First released in 2016, the book best suits people with some background or basic in programming. However, beginners or readers who simply want to know about Android apps will find this book to be a great introduction.
First released in 2017, Linux: The Ultimate Beginners Guide to Linux Operating System is a helpful guidebook written by Steve Tale. With clear and direct instruction, it shows beginners to Linux how to choose and install Linux distro suitable for them, and then set up the basic configurations to make their computers run. Step by step, the book then introduces more advance utilization of Linux features such as the shell commands, the file systems, networking, and security settings.
Windows 10 Companion by Joe Thompson is a helpful and comprehensive guidebook first released in 2016. Subtitled “The Complete Guide for Doing Anything with Windows 10”, the book explains everything to know about Microsoft newest operating system Windows 10.
Windows 10 for Dummies by Andy Rathbone is a simple and complete guide on Microsoft’s latest operating system. First released in 2015, the book is part of the bestselling For Dummies series. The series has gained a huge success since it provides various learning books on almost any subject (such as this guidebook on WordPress).