The 2nd edition of Python for Kids is coming October 2022. What's new? Not an exhaustive list, but it has been completely refreshed for the latest version of Python, as well as being updated for the latest versions of Windows and Ubuntu. New Raspberry Pi instructions are there for those who want to use a Pi to start their coding efforts. There are new programming puzzles, updated examples, and a pretty major tidy up of the text in general.

It's spring cleaning, refurbishment and good old spit polish in book form!

If you, or someone you know, are looking to get started with programming, it's currently available from No Starch Press ( on preorder, for 25% off (make sure you use coupon code PREORDER when checking out).