Wrox Red is Gone

Wrox, the geek book publisher, is changing the look of their books. Looking at the comments, some are not happy with moving away from the yearbook look, but I, for one, am glad. I am not sure what the bus and valve wheel represent, but O’Reilly has its animals (most of which don’t program) and Microsoft it’s tools, so I guess action shots for Professionals and obscure red objects for Beginners is as good as any.

I have linked the following images from the Wrox site:

Here is the Pro book:

And here is the Beginner book look:

It works for me Jim (Minatel, that is, an acquisitions editor at Wrox). Link to original story.

Peace and Grace,

Twitter: @gbworld


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