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best book for android app development

Nikhil Sagar
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Joined: Apr 21, 2012
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please suggest me some best books for android app development..

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Rameshwar Soni
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Joined: Feb 03, 2011
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The Android FAQ has some books listed. You can google their name for more information.
Nick Johnson

Joined: Jun 21, 2012
Posts: 16

1. Hello, Android
2. Sams Teach Yourself Android Application Development in 24 Hours
3. Android Application Development All-in-one for Dummies
4. Beginning Android Tablet Development
5. Professional Android 2 Application Development

This is a list of some good books on android development.........................
gurpeet singh
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Joined: Apr 04, 2012
Posts: 924

there is one book by retro meyer. his book is considered one of the best. hello android is good for starters who just needs a feel of android environment.

P.s. may have wrongly spelled author's name.
Laura Anies

Joined: Jun 26, 2012
Posts: 1
There are many good books about Android applications, but you should know which level you are, so you can choose the best suitable book for you. Click here to know which is the best suit for you.
Dan Des

Joined: Dec 27, 2012
Posts: 1
There are some good books for beginners
Android Apps for Absolute Beginners
Android Application Development For Dummies
Building Android Apps with HTML, CSS, and JavaScript
App Inventor for Android: Build Your Own Apps

You can consider online tutorials. Check it out at
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