This week's book giveaway is in the OCAJP 8 forum. We're giving away four copies of OCA Java SE 8 Programmer I Study Guide and have Edward Finegan & Robert Liguori on-line! See this thread for details.
I have passed the exam with 81% correct. At present I am only a developer using VB/SQLServer and before I haven't any knowledge of Java and C++. I spent about 4 months to study Java and try many mock exams. And finally, I have passed the exam.