I recommend to start with one of the first 2 Ruby on Rails books, and then to go down the list. With these, you’ll be an advanced Rails developer in no time :-)
Currently, I’m reading a lot of Ruby on Rails books, blogs and articles. I’ve already created some applications and I really like Rails. Ruby on Rails, or simply Rails, is an written in . I think the best way to learn Rails, besides attending a workshop, is to practice as much as possible. The second best way, however, is to read books! Today I’ll share five of the best Ruby on Rails books I’ve read to get the hang of Ruby and Rails.
I own my personal and private Ruby and Rails library. If I haven’t misplaced any of my books, I currently have ten of the top Ruby and Rails books. From each book I have learned something new about Ruby and Rails. If you are a new programmer learning Ruby or Rails, you don’t need all of these books. For a new , I simply recommend any one Ruby and one Rails book from the list below.
The Ruby on Rails Tutorial book and screencast series teach you how to develop and deploy real, industrial-strength web applications with Ruby on Rails, the open-source web framework that powers top websites such as Twitter, Hulu, GitHub, and the Yellow Pages. The Ruby on Rails Tutorial book is available for free online and is available for purchase as an ebook (PDF, EPUB, and MOBI formats). The companion screencast series includes 12 individual lessons, one for each chapter of the Ruby on Rails Tutorial book. All purchases also include a free copy of the Solutions Manual for Exercises, with solutions to every exercise in the book.