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Black Friday/Cyber Monday Annual Sale. 40% off now!

November 22, 2017

40% Off

Learn more, at a discount! All of our ebooks,* screencasts, and audio books are on sale for 40% off until December 1, 2017. Use coupon code turkeysale2017 when checking out at

And save 40% on all Pragmatic Studio courses by using coupon code THANKS2017, from our friends over at the Pragmatic Studio!

40% Sale!

You know the drill. It's that time of year again, time for turkey, gravy, cranberry, elixir, rails, python, clojure, node, swift, a little tmux and more. Use coupon code turkeysale2017 when checking out at

Come see what's new, or find a great title you may have missed!

* There are a few exceptions; e.g., The Pragmatic Programmer ebook is not eligible as we do not publish it. It's still a great book, but it predates our publishing company. Offer not valid where prohibited or restricted. Do not use near water. Side effects may include increased knowledge and skill, increased marketability, deep satisfaction, and an incurable curiosity.

40% Off All Pragmatic Studio Courses

This holiday week, save 40% on all Pragmatic Studio courses including their highly-acclaimed:

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If you've never taken one of their premium video courses, this is your chance to learn in a pragmatically different way at an amazingly low price. For software developers, learning within the context of building a real application makes a huge difference.

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