10 Useful jQuery eBooks

jQuery is a JavaScript library designed to make designers and front-end developers‘ lives easier. jQuery is the most popular JavaScript library by far, and is in use by 33.1% of all websites. The best jQuery effects are its drop down menus, drag and drop elements, animations and form validation. You do not need to use Flash now for animation it can simply be done by jQuery now. Here are 10 Great jQuery eBooks for developers. You can learn a lot of functions and Tricks that enhance your capability of programming.

You can learn from our previous collections on jQuery : Free e-Books For developers, jQuery Tools/Tricks for Developers, jQuery Tutorials and Plugins, jQuery Photo Gallery and Slider Plugins

Beginning JavaScript and CSS Development with jQuery

jQuery – the best solution (this is my personal only) to reduce the amount of JavaScript code you need to write. In this book, the author shows you how to quickly get started utilizing the JavaScript jQuery framework, through code syntax highlighting system. And from its content, you will learn many basic, interesting concepts about jQuery such as: installation, testing code, handle the array, show, hide, slide, and fade elements with smooth animations and transitions, …


JQuery Cookbook (Animal Guide)

jQuery simplifies building rich, interactive web frontends. Getting started with this JavaScript library is easy, but it can take years to fully realize its breadth and depth; this cookbook shortens the learning curve considerably. With these recipes, you’ll learn patterns and practices from 19 leading developers who use jQuery for everything from integrating simple components into websites and applications to developing complex, high-performance user interfaces.


JQuery For Dummies

jQuery is free, open source software that allows you to extend and customize Joomla!, Drupal, AJAX, and WordPress via plug-ins. Assuming no previous programming experience, Lynn Beighley takes you through the basics of jQuery from the very start.


jQuery Recipes

jQuery Recipes: A Problem-Solution Approach (Expert’s Voice in Web Development) is one of the best Ebook for jquery users.


jQuery Pocket Reference

As someone who uses jQuery on a regular basis, it was surprising to discover how much of the library I’m not using. This book is indispensable for anyone who is serious about using jQuery for non-trivial applications.” — Raffaele Cecco, longtime developer of video games, including Cybernoid, Exolon, and StormlordjQuery is the “write less, do more” JavaScript library.


Learning jQuery

This book is for web designers who want to create interactive elements for their designs, and for developers who want to create the best user interface for their web applications.


jQuery: Novice to Ninja

jQuery: Novice to Ninja is a compilation of best-practice jQuery solutions to meet the most challenging JavaScript problems. In this question-and-answer book on jQuery, you’ll find a cookbook of ready-to-go solutions to help breathe life into your web page.


jQuery Recipes

jQuery Recipes: A Problem-Solution Approach (Expert’s Voice in Web Development) is one of the best Ebook for jquery users.


51 Recipes using jQuery and ASP.NET Controls

51 Recipes using jQuery and ASP.NET Controls is the first ebook of its kind that shows you how to use jQuery to solve some common and not-so-common client-side programming challenges while dealing with ASP.NET Controls.


Smashing JQuery

Smashing jQuery demonstrates how you can create rich Web interfaces by easily integrating the jQuery framework into your Web site with minimal JavaScript knowledge. jQuery allows Web designers to build interactivity that is compatible across all major browsers into their Web sites.


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  1. Paul says:

    Have you tried the Nivo slider? http://nivo.dev7studios.com/

    Thats a really good one.

  2. All jquery books like a really good and it is very useful for developer

  3. Madeira says:

    From previous experience I know that publisher WROX books and the cookbook series are easy to understand, read and follow. Having only scratched the surface in jQuery, I’ll be looking to further my knowledge with a spot of learning from these top notch books.

    Many thanks for bringing these publications to my attention.