This is a list of books with a short description for each. They are either books I have written (plug!) or that I highly recommend because I’ve found them useful, relaxing, funny, or essential on many an occasion.
Beginner’s Guide to DarkBASIC Game Programming
Jonathan S. Harbour, Joshua R. Smith; Premier Press; ISBN 1-59200-009-6
The first edition of this book is more relevant for the “classic edition” of DarkBASIC, which predates DarkBASIC Professional. If you have an older PC, or still own DB Classic, then this book will be helpful to you, while our second edition (which you are now holding) is devoted just to DB Pro.
Beginning Game Programming
Jonathan S. Harbour; Course Technology; ISBN 1-59200-585-3
This book teaches basic ...