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You Can Code

Make Your Own Games, Apps and More in Scratch and Python!

By Kevin Pettman (Author)


Format Paperback


You Can Code

Make Your Own Games, Apps and More in Scratch and Python!

by Kevin Pettman



Barnes and Noble Indiebound
Start coding now! With this step-by-step guide even total beginners can learn the programming languages Scratch and Python to create games, animations, utilities, and more.
Want to make cool apps and games, but don’t know where to begin? This book takes the complexity out of coding. It starts with the basics, taking you through the building blocks of code with Scratch, the simple and colorful visual language that’s perfect for newcomers. Once you can make your own games and projects in Scratch, move on to Python, a slightly more advanced language that offers more flexibility and control. Easy-to-follow step-by-step instructions guide you through creating a dancing cat, virtual puppet, word puzzle, drum machine, and space shooter game. Each project teaches essential skills, so you’ll learn as you create.

Kevin Pettman is a sports writer and editor of children’s magazines and annuals, including Match of the Day and Match. He is also a regular contributor to Top Gear’s annuals and children’s titles.

Pub Date: 2/4/2020

ISBN: 9781783124831

Price: $12.95

Format: Paperback

Pages: 80 pages, all in color

Trim: 8.5 x 10.625 Inches

Territories: US Only

Category: Juvenile / Games & Activities

Age Range: 9 and up

Publisher: Carlton Books

Carton Quantity: 30