Best Teen & Young Adult Computer & Video Games Books

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1. The Ultimate Unofficial Encyclopedia for Minecrafters: An A – Z Book of Tips and Tricks the Official Guides Don't Teach You

Author: by Megan Miller
Sky Pony (June 16, 2015)
English
176 pages

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By New York Times bestselling author and Minecraft expert, Megan Miller, a full-color book full of practical advice that boys and girls will refer to again and again! Minecraft is the one game that children, parents, and teaches all agree on.

It’s great fun and a wonderful teaching tool. The Ultimate Unofficial Encyclopedia for Minecrafters reveals expert tricks of the trade for gamers. This exciting book will cover everything players need to know about mining, farming, building, villagers, the Nether, and more!

Young gamers will be surprised at how quickly they can learn hundreds of new tricks and tips! Want to know where you’ll find the most diamonds or how to protect your villagers at night? This AZ reference is a quick guide to all the tips you want to know, including:How to spawn and kill the Wither bossHow to rescue a baby zombie villagerHow to make a portal without a diamond pickaxeHow to make a secret passageway using paintingsA big book of players’ hacks organized in an easy-to-reference encyclopedia format, this book will show readers the ins and outs of the game, how to survive and thrive, and various mods that can improve play.


2. Survival Logbook (Five Nights at Freddy's)

Author: by Scott Cawthon
Scholastic Inc.
English
112 pages

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Five Nights at Freddy’s fans won’t want to miss this Survival Logbook packed with prompts, quizzes, and lists-the perfect way to unwind after a thrilling night shift at Freddy Fazbear’s Pizza. Based on the best-selling horror video game series Five Nights at Freddy’s, this essential logbook offers night guards new to Freddy Fazbear’s Pizza a chance for self-reflection during their first week on the job.

Quizzes, lists, and prompts throughout reinforce training, provide room to log in-game events, and allow for introspection on the best qualities of a Freddy’s employee-namely, a genuine disregard for instinctive self-preservation. It’s all here in this logbook-just be sure to fill out your emergency contact information first!


3. The Freddy Files: Updated Edition (Five Nights At Freddy's)

Author: by Scott Cawthon
Scholastic Inc.
English
224 pages

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The bestselling Freddy Files is back, now updated with 64 pages of new content! The bestselling, official guidebook to Five Nights at Freddy’s is back, now updated and including 64 pages of new content exploring Freddy Fazbear’s Pizzeria Simulator and Ultimate Custom Night!

In this official guidebook to Five Night at Freddy’s, fans and gamers alike can immerse themselves in the series’ mythology, gameplay, and secrets as we unwind the twisted mysteries hidden at the heart of Freddy Fazbear’s Pizza. Delving into each game, players can map the animatronics’ paths, learn how timed elements of the games work, and discover how to trigger unique events.

Special sections throughout highlight Freddy’s fans’ most talked-about theories, from the identities of the “Bite of ’83 and ’87” victims to the history of Henry and William Afton to the recurring hallucinations of “it’s me.” All the evidence, along with every detail of the games, books, and more, is laid out for fans to explore in this one-of-a-kind guide to the warped world of Five Nights at Freddy’s.


4. Pokémon Visual Companion Third Edition

Author: by DK
DK Children
English
304 pages

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The world of Pokmon awaits you! Learn all about your favorite Pokmon in this fact-packed guide to the animated series. Discover every region from Kanto to Alola, including the people and Pokmon who live there. Trace Ash’s journey and get to know his friends and travel companions.

See epic battles and meet Legendary and Mythical Pokmon.


5. Building Faith Block by Block: [An Unofficial Minecraft Guide] 60 A-to-Z (Kid Only) Survival Secrets

Author: by Michael Ross
Harvest House Publishers
English
256 pages

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Improve Your Game, Build Your Faith Decisions, decisions. In both the virtual world and the real world, you have to make a bunch of choices. Mess up in the virtual world of Minecraft and you can always start over. But in the real world, where the decisions you make have real consequences, both good and bad, it’s not that simple.

Where can you go for help? Is there a gamer’s guide for living? Yes, it’s called the Bibleand God created it to help you win! Join gamer Dragee90 as he shares daily devotions packed with secrets to success in two key areas of your life:GameplayLearn A-to-Z tips and tricks for virtual world-building and secrets and online survival in the game of Minecraft.

Real LifeDragee90 reveals some of his own daily struggles and gives you powerful Scripture verses from the Bible you can use to overcome life’s biggest obstacles. Building faith block by block is easy when you start with the right foundation!


6. Creative Coding in Python: 30+ Programming Projects in Art, Games, and More

Author: by Sheena Vaidyanathan
Quarry Books
English
144 pages

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Creative Coding in Python presents over 30 creative projects that teach kids how to code in the easy and intuitive programming language, Python. Creative Coding in Python teaches the fundamentals of computer programming and demonstrates how to code 30+ fun, creative projects using Python, a free, intuitive, open-source programming language that’s one of the top five most popular worldwide and one of the most popular Google search terms in the U.S.

Computer science educator Sheena Vaidyanathan helps kids understand the fundamental ideas of computer programming and the process of computational thinking using illustrations, flowcharts, and pseudocode, then shows how to apply those essentials to code exciting projects in Python:Chatbots: Discover variables, strings, integers, and more to design conversational programs.

Geometric art: Use turtle graphics to create original masterpieces. Interactive fiction: Explore booleans and conditionals to invent “create your own adventure” games. Dice games: Reuse code to devise games of chance. Arcade games and apps: Understand GUI (graphical user interfaces) and create your own arcade games and apps.What’s next?


7. The Big Book of Hacks for Minecrafters: The Biggest Unofficial Guide to Tips and Tricks That Other Guides Won't Teach You

Author: by Megan Miller
Sky Pony
English
400 pages

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Boys and girls will learn how to build awesome structures, defense strategies for fending off hostile mobs, and great tips on mining, farming, and more! Become a Minecraft master! With hundreds of millions of registered Minecraft accounts, Minecraft is a gaming phenomenon that children (and parents and teachers) love.

Here is a big, full-color unofficial hacker’s super-guide dedicated to fighting mobs, building , and much moreknow which animals to domesticate and how to do itproperly use potions and enchantmentsbuild and customize a survival homeselect appropriate weaponryand much more! Packed with expert tips, cheats, and hacks on building, fighting, farming, enchanting, mining, and more, The Big Book of Hacks for Minecrafters shows exactly how the experts bring their amazing structures to life (like a Japanese pagoda or underwater dome) and fight every single type of mob (from Blazes to Zombie Pigmen and everything in between).

Illustrated guides will let every kid follow along with each tip step-by-step to master the Minecrafting world.


9. Minecraft: Into the Game – The Woodsword Chronicles Collection

Author: by Mojang AB
Egmont (September 3, 2020)
English
1405297743

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The Woodsword Chronicles Collection contains the first four titles in the hugely popular Woodsword Chronicles series: Into the Game, Night of the Bats, Deep Dive and Ghast in the Machine. Into the GameWhen Doc Culpepper, the science teacher, asks Morgan and his friends to test her new Virtual Reality Minecraft Project, they can’t wait!

Inside the world of Minecraft, the friends build and gather to make a castle and survive the night. But something isn’t right. Morgan and his friends are in trouble and Ash might be the only person that can help. Night of the BatsWoodsword Middle has been infested by bats, bringing chaos and disorder into Ms Minerva’s classroom.

The friends continue to explore Doc Culpepper’s virtual reality world of Minecraft. When they arrive at a village which is terrorised by a hostile mob each night, they know they must help out. But will the kids work out how to stop the mob and save the villagers?

And why is Ms Minerva’s classroom full of bats?Dive Deep! The gang from Woodsword Middle School have re-entered the world of Minecraft, and this time they’re taking the plunge to discover the secrets of the ocean biome. When the friends follow a treasure map, they find their underwater quest ties in perfectly with their new school science project.

10. The Legend of Zelda Links Awakening Professional Strategy Guide

Author: by Alpha Strategy Guides
B08QSQPHH8
English
166 pages

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Last Updated: 9th May 2021: Thank you for your reviews, they are greatly appreciated. We’ve increased the size of the screenshots accordingly and improved the text. Note: To keep the price as low as possible, all screenshots are in black and white!

If you’re stuck and you need help beating and mastering the Legend of Zelda Link’s Awakening for the Nintendo Switch, then this guide is the one for you. It’s jam-packed with: Strategies for beating every enemy and mastering every boss!

Amazing tips and tricks for finishing the game without dying (earning you the secret ending)! The location of all 32 hidden Heart Pieces, The location of all 50 hidden Secret Seashells (and the *AMAZING* reward for collecting 40 of them!, Keep track of every collectable you’ve found with our unique “Collected” box!

How to find the hidden character who upgrades your bombs, magic powder, and arrows! Reveal Koholint Island’s deepest secrets by completing the Item Trading side-quest, The location of all 14 Chamber Stones, And a section dedicated to hidden Easter Eggs and other secrets!

11. Fortnite: The Ultimate UNOFFICIAL Guide – Elite Tips, Tricks, and Strategies to Dominate the Game

Author: by Mark Donello
B086QSDSZ5
April 2, 2020
English

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Inside the eBook, Here are Some of the Secrets That Will be Revealed … Landing and looting IN FORTNITEThe 5 rules that you should follow from the moment you step-out of that Battle Bus, til the moment you hit the ground. Remember these 5 rules and stop being among those guys that die at the beginning of the game.

How to play early game / mid game / end gameOff course there are a lot of different strategies you can use, but if you follow these easy guidelines you’ll increase the chances to getting the Victory Royale finally. This is based on my experience as a player, like you.

9 most important rules for Fortnite Battle RoyaleYes, each and everyone of us tend to know what’s best for us and, when we see bullets heading our way we tend to panic. If you take note of these 9 easy to follow tips, I’m certain you’ll survive to face the best players that remain at the end.

With Fortnite: The Ultimate UNOFFICIAL Guide – Elite Tips, Tricks, and Strategies to Dominate the Game in Fortnite Battle Royale you will be one step ahead of your competition at all time. Get a copy today and be the last one standing!

12. Ninja: Get Good: My Ultimate Guide to Gaming

Author: by Tyler "Ninja" Blevins
Clarkson Potter
English
160 pages

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From one of the leading Fortnite gamers in the world comes your game plan for outclassing the rest at playing video games. Get the right gear, practice the right way, and get into the right headspace and you too can Get Good.

TimePacked with illustrations, photographs, anecdotes, and insider tips, this complete compendium includes everything Tyler “Ninja” Blevins wishes he knew before he got serious about gaming. Here’s how to: Build a gaming PC Practice with purpose Develop strategy Improve your game sense Pull together the right team Stream with skill Form a community online And much moreVideo games come and go, but Ninja’s lessons are timeless.

Pay attention to them and you’ll find that you’re never really starting over when the next big game launches. Who knowsyou may even beat him one day. As he says, that’s up to you. Praise for Ninja: Get GoodIf you’re a casual gamer looking to refine your gaming skills or equipment, or someone considering getting into esports, then livestreamer and gaming guru Tyler Ninja’ Blevins’ book could be the perfect guide.

13. Game On!: Video Game History from Pong and Pac-Man to Mario, Minecraft, and More (Game On, 1)

Author: by Dustin Hansen
Square Fish
English
368 pages

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Veteran video game designer Dustin Hansen takes YA readers on a fun and fascinating trip through the brief but intensely innovative history of video games. Find out about the fast and furious growth and evolution of video games (including how they are quickly taking over the world!

By looking at some of the most popular, innovative, and influential games ever, from Pong, the very first arcade game ever, to modern hits like Uncharted. Learn about the creators and inspiration (Mario was named after Nintendo’s landlord after he barged into a staff meeting demanding rent), discover historical trivia and Easter eggs (The developers of Halo 2 drank over 24,000 gallons of soda while making the game), and explore the innovations that make each game special (The ghosts in Pac-Man are the first example of AI in a video game).

Finally, here’s a young adult nonfiction book about video games. Whether you consider yourself a hard-core gamer or are just curious to see what everyone is talking about, Game On! Is the book for you!Praise for Game On!:”This zippy primer on video game development takes readers from the arcades of the 1970s to Minecraft and the future of gaming….

14. The Unofficial Minecrafters Master Builder Workshop

Author: by Megan Miller
Sky Pony
English
160 pages

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What is more fun than playing Minecraft? Letting Megan Miller use full-color illustrations and step-by-step instructions teach you to play it better than ever! The Unofficial Minecrafters Master Builder Workshop is the fun and easy starting guide to making your own Minecraft builds!

Helping you learn how to make all the cool builds you’ve seen online, this book comes packed with hundreds of step-by-step photos and instructions to make tinkering in your master building workshop simple! Find out all you need to know about tools, strategies, mining, and mobs to get you started on your Minecraft gaming adventure.

Perfect for beginner to advanced Minecrafters who want to learn more! Includes hundreds of full-color photos to show every step of the way! Gets you thinking while building a world of fun! Break free from the standard designs and become the master builder you’ve always wanted to be with The Unofficial Minecrafters Master Builder Workshop!

15. The Freddy Files (Five Nights At Freddy's) (Five Nights at Freddy’s: Fazbear Frights)

Author: by Scholastic Inc.
B06X9C7K2L
August 29, 2017
English

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In the first official guidebook to Five Night at Freddy’s, fans and gamers alike can immerse themselves in the series’ mythology, gameplay, and secrets as we unwind the twisted mysteries hidden at the heart of Freddy Fazbear’s Pizza. Delving into each game, players can map the animatronics’ paths, learn how timed elements of the games work, and discover how to trigger unique events.

Special sections throughout highlight Freddy’s fans’ most talked-about theories, from The Bite of ’87 vs. The Bite of ’83 to the identity of Purple Guy to the recurring hallucinations of “it’s me.” All the evidence, along with every detail of the games and novels, is laid out for fans to explore in this one-of-a-kind guide to the warped world of Five Nights at Freddy’s.