Books/Magazines

Raspberry Pi related books and magazines
Sort By:  
Everything you need to design, create, and distribute your own video games in The MagPi #73. Discover video game techniques, tools and where to join game jams and events.
R81.97  Inc VAT
R112.88
The official Raspberry Pi Beginner's book comes with everything you need to get started with Raspberry Pi today.
R493.17  Inc VAT
The second book in the The MagPi Essentials range, Experiment with the Sense HAT introduces you to one of the most powerful add-on boards ever made for the Raspberry Pi.
R75.20  Inc VAT
Learn to build your own virtual worlds with Minecraft: Pi Edition, the only version that actively encourages you to hack and make with Minecraft.
R75.20  Inc VAT
Make Games with Python, the 2nd book in The MagPi Essentials range, is designed to help you learn the coding skills you need to create amazing games and applications on your Raspberry Pi.
R75.20  Inc VAT
Conquer The Command Line, the first book in The MagPi Essentials range, is designed to help you learn to love the command line on the Raspberry Pi and other Linux computers.
R75.20  Inc VAT
Learn to code on your Raspberry Pi with the world’s leading visual programming language and the team behind the official Raspberry Pi magazine.
R75.20  Inc VAT
Volume 3 of the official Raspberry Pi Projects Book is here with another 200 pages of ideas, inspiration and guides to help you with your next Raspberry Pi project.
R75.20  Inc VAT
Learn to code musical masterpieces with the creator of Sonic Pi.
R75.20  Inc VAT
The MagPi magazine #73 (Magpi #73)

Everything you need to design, create, and distribute your own video games in The MagPi #73. Discover video game techniques, tools and where to join game jams and events. 

Plus all this inside The MagPi 73:

  • Learn to code with classic BBC TV programmes
    The BBC Computer Literacy archive is now available. Hundreds of classic TV shows teach essential computing skills.
  • Google's AIY Edge Accelerator 
    The USB dongle that gives Raspberry Pi amazing AI speed.
  • Home Security
    Keep the crooks out of your home with a range of Raspberry Pi home security projects.
  • Build a Teenage Dinner Klaxon
    Call your kids to dinner (without raising your voice) with this automated dinner caller.
  • Race AI Cars with Formula Pi
    Behind the scenes with the Raspberry Pi AI racing event.
  • And much, much more!





Everything you need to design, create, and distribute your own video games in The MagPi #73. Discover video game techniques, tools and where to join game jams and events.
R81.97  Inc VAT
R112.88
The official Raspberry Pi Beginner's Book - Volume 1 (2018) - including Zero W starter kit (Beginners book Zero V1)

The official Raspberry Pi Beginner's book comes with everything you need to get started with Raspberry Pi today! Inside you'll find a Raspberry Pi Zero W, the official case (with three covers), SD card with NOOBS pre-loaded, not to mention USB and HDMI adapter cables. The accompanying 116-page book is packed with beginner's guides to help you master your new Raspberry Pi! 

  • Set-up your new Raspberry Pi Zero for the first time
  • Discover amazing software built for creative learning
  • Control electronics: buttons, lights, and sensors
  • Hack and make with Minecraft, and more! 








The official Raspberry Pi Beginner's book comes with everything you need to get started with Raspberry Pi today.
R493.17  Inc VAT
The MagPi Experiment with the Sense HAT (book sense hat)
The second book in the The MagPi Essentials range, Experiment with the Sense HAT introduces you to one of the most powerful add-on boards ever made for the Raspberry Pi…

What is the Sense HAT? Why is it in space? Learn about its amazing sensor-suite, its incredible mission aboard the ISS with Astro Pi, and build five fun and educational projects to help you sense the world around you.

Master essential world-sensing skills across 10 chapters:

  • What is the Sense HAT?
  • How does the Astro Pi mission work?
  • Master the Sense HAT’s capabilities
  • Build a fun gravity simulator
  • Make a digital Magic 8 Ball
  • Create an interactive pixel pet
  • Build a reactions testing game
  • Make a powerful data logger
The second book in the The MagPi Essentials range, Experiment with the Sense HAT introduces you to one of the most powerful add-on boards ever made for the Raspberry Pi.
R75.20  Inc VAT
The MagPi Hacking and Making in Minecraft (Book minecraft)

Learn to build your own virtual worlds with Minecraft: Pi Edition, the only version that actively encourages you to hack and make with Minecraft…

Minecraft is the biggest game on the planet with more than 30 million copies sold across numerous hardware platforms. Not bad for a sandbox that doesn’t really have a point. The version of Minecraft available for Raspberry Pi is different. Firstly it’s entirely free and secondly it comes with a powerful API, which allows you to hack and make entire virtual worlds with a few simple lines of code.

In this book you’ll learn how to do some amazing things, including controlling things in the real world using the Raspberry Pi’s GPIO pins, make your own mini games and just about anything else you can imagine.

Learn to hack and make with Minecraft through 13 chapters:

  • Play the game and write your first program
  • Learn how to control blocks using the API
  • Create your first mini games
  • Use the GPIO with the Python API
  • Control Minecraft with Node-RED and Sonic Pi
  • and much, much more!
Learn to build your own virtual worlds with Minecraft: Pi Edition, the only version that actively encourages you to hack and make with Minecraft.
R75.20  Inc VAT
The MagPi Make Games with Python (book python games)

Make Games with Python, the 2nd book in The MagPi Essentials range, is designed to help you learn the coding skills you need to create amazing games and applications on your Raspberry Pi.

While countless millions of us like nothing more than spending hours racking up high scores on our favourite games, too few of us are exposed to an even more gratifying way to spend the evening – making them.

Master essential game-making skills across 10 chapters:

  • Creating shapes and paths
  • Movement and animation
  • Using the keyboard & mouse
  • Adding sound and music
  • Simulating physics and forces
  • Building classes for actors
  • Creating your own shoot-em ‘up
Make Games with Python, the 2nd book in The MagPi Essentials range, is designed to help you learn the coding skills you need to create amazing games and applications on your Raspberry Pi.
R75.20  Inc VAT
The MagPi Conquer the Command Line (book command line)

Conquer The Command Line, the first book in The MagPi Essentials range, is designed to help you learn to love the command line on the Raspberry Pi and other Linux computers…

For getting instructions from user to computer – in a clear, quick and unambiguous form – the command line is often the best way. Now – thanks to Raspbian on the Raspberry Pi – a new generation are discovering the power of the command line to simplify complex tasks, or instantly carry out simple ones.

Master essential skills across 10 chapters:

  • Read and write text files
  • Find & install software
  • Manage removable storage
  • Use Secure Shell for remote access
  • Create Raspberry Pi SD cards
  • Customise the command line
  • and much, much more.
Conquer The Command Line, the first book in The MagPi Essentials range, is designed to help you learn to love the command line on the Raspberry Pi and other Linux computers.
R75.20  Inc VAT
The MagPi Learn to Code with Scratch (book code scratch)

Learn to code on your Raspberry Pi with the world’s leading visual programming language and the team behind the official Raspberry Pi magazine…

Created by the boffins at MIT, Scratch enables children and adults without any prior knowledge to start programming within minutes. In this book, we’ll help you get started and guide you step-by-step through the process of creating all sorts of projects: games, animations, quizzes, electronics circuits, and more. With our help we think you’ll find that Scratch isn’t just a great way to learn to code, but lots of fun too!

Learn to programme on your Raspberry Pi through 13 jam-packed chapters:

  • Mast the different block types
  • Create animations & add interactive elements
  • Build your first games and applications
  • Make and control electronic circuits
  • Understand every block
  • and much, much more!
Learn to code on your Raspberry Pi with the world’s leading visual programming language and the team behind the official Raspberry Pi magazine.
R75.20  Inc VAT
The MagPi The official Raspberry Pi Projects Book - Volume 3 (AW book projects vol3)

Volume 2 of the official Raspberry Pi Projects Book is here with another 200 pages of ideas, inspiration and guides to help you with your next Raspberry Pi project!

The new 200-page Official Raspberry Pi Project Book is the ultimate guide for hackers and makers looking for inspiration, ideas and practical examples for their Raspberry Pi projects. Learn how to get started with your Raspberry Pi, read about dozens of incredible community-made projects and master new skills with essential guides and walkthroughs.

200+ pages of Raspberry Pi inspiration and ideas:

  • Learn how easy it is to set-up and use your Raspberry Pi
  • Find out about amazing community creations from around the world
  • Follow expert guides to help make your next project a reality
  • Read definitive reviews of the add-ons and accessories you need
  • And much, much more!
Volume 3 of the official Raspberry Pi Projects Book is here with another 200 pages of ideas, inspiration and guides to help you with your next Raspberry Pi project.
R75.20  Inc VAT
Code Music With Sonic Pi (book sonic pi)

Sam Aaron, the creator of Sonic Pi, has written this book to complement the software’s built-in tutorial and to help you jump-start your live-coding career. The book is packed with fun, instantly rewarding examples designed to highlight many of the amazing things Sonic Pi enables you to do. By the time you’ve finished you’ll be able to code up some phat bass, sparkling synth leads and start practicing for your first live-coding gig…

Live code and craft amazing sounds across 10 chapters, including:

  • Master live loops
  • Build drum breaks
  • Compose your own melodies
  • Make random riffs and loops
  • Learn to shape and sculpt sounds
  • and much, much more…
Learn to code musical masterpieces with the creator of Sonic Pi.
R75.20  Inc VAT
Per Page      1 - 9 of 9
  • 1