E. A. Vander Veer

E. A. Vander Veer has authored or edited more than a dozen books to date, including PowerPoint 2007: The Missing Manual and PowerPoint 2007 for Starters: The Missing Manual. Her work has appeared in dozens of on-and offline publications, including Byte, The Writer, Salon.com, and CNN.com. Currently, she lives in Texas with her husband and daughter.

Facebook: The Missing Manual Facebook: The Missing Manual
by E. A. Vander Veer
Third Edition March 2011
Print: $19.99
Ebook: $15.99

Doing Business on Facebook: The Mini Missing Manual Doing Business on Facebook: The Mini Missing Manual
by E. A. Vander Veer
June 2010
Ebook: $4.99

Facebook: The Missing Manual Facebook: The Missing Manual
by E. A. Vander Veer
April 2010
Ebook: $15.99

Facebook: The Missing Manual Facebook: The Missing Manual
by E. A. Vander Veer
January 2008
Ebook: $15.99

Flash CS3: The Missing Manual Flash CS3: The Missing Manual
by E. A. Vander Veer, Chris Grover
May 2007
Print: $34.99
Ebook: $27.99

Office 2007: The Missing Manual Office 2007: The Missing Manual
by Chris Grover, Matthew MacDonald, E. A. Vander Veer
April 2007
Print: $34.99
Ebook: $27.99

PowerPoint 2007 for Starters: The Missing Manual PowerPoint 2007 for Starters: The Missing Manual
by E. A. Vander Veer
January 2007
Print: $19.99
Ebook: $15.99

PowerPoint 2007: The Missing Manual PowerPoint 2007: The Missing Manual
by E. A. Vander Veer
December 2006
Print: $29.99
Ebook: $23.99

Flash 8: The Missing Manual Flash 8: The Missing Manual
by E. A. Vander Veer
March 2006
Print: $34.99
Ebook: $27.99

"Explanations and examples are detailed and up to date. I was able to do some searching in ways I had not considered. It also took some of my fear away from creating my own page which I have been playing with. Overall I would say this is one of the most complete and overall best Facebook manuals around. "
--Alan Fluhrer, Amazon.com

"Any newcomer to Facebook will find this how-to manual a key guide!"
--James A. Cox, The Midwest Book Review: California Bookwatch, June 2011, Volume 6, Number 6

"...a useful guide for the Facebook neophyte."
--Kit O'Toole, Blogcritics.org

"...this is an excellent in-depth pick for any Facebook user."
--Diane Donovan, California Bookwatch: The Computer Shelf

"he gave me more information than I had known, and gave me new approaches. She starts with the simple, then moves on to exactly how a task is done, such as Creating a Page, step by step, with color illustration. Well done."
--Gary Miller, Alaskan Apple Users Group Blog

"...very good for the beginner to intermediate user."
--Marc Filippelli, Sacramento Book Review

"The title says it all. It is the missing manual for Facebook."
--James W. Sywilok, Amazon.com

"Let’s say you want to join the revolution and enter the realm of Facebook with its 400 million users. The book you want is Facebook: The Missing Manual..."
--Tim Boxer, 15 Minutes Magazine

"Would I buy Facebook: The Missing Manual, Second Edition? As someone who has often felt lost in Facebookland, absolutely!"
--Miss Bob Etier, Blogcritics.org

"If you want guidance through the whole process of starting to use Facebook you will welcome this manual."
--Lucy Black, I Programmer

"Bob finds himself totally confused by Facebook and is thinking of joining the International Luddite Society. This book will straighten him out."
--Bob and Joy Schwabach, On Computers

"Facebook fans at all levels can benefit from The Missing Manual, and the book serves as a classic example of how simple language, numerous graphics, and a touch of humor appeal to various learning styles."
--Kit O'Toole, Blogcritics.org

"What I like about the book, it points you in the direction toward new approaches, or features that I didn’t use or hadn’t figured out how to use. "
--Gary Miller, AAUG Reviews

"Facebook: The Missing Manual is a handy and informative guide that helps you to get started, make the most of your Facebook experience, and – perhaps most important – protect your privacy...Whether you’re a veteran Facebook user, just starting out, or simply wondering what the fuss is all about, you’ll find plenty of useful, well-presented information in Facebook: The Missing Manual."
--Elsa Travisano, NewsBreak, Macintosh User Group of Oneonta, NY

"Overall, the book was a pleasantly useful resource that I highly recommend to anyone who is starting out with Facebook and longtime users alike."
--Manny Hernandez, Amazon.com

"Facebook: The Missing Manual is an excellent addition to the Missing Manual series and belongs on shelves of new users wanting to learn how to use Facebok and existing users who want really delve into the nuances and secrets of Facebook. "
--Rich Testani, Rich's Experiment

"This book is a user’s manual; like a tourist guide for someone traveling through Facebook-land. Enjoy the journey."
--Douglas Vos, Vos Virtual Network

"Emily Veer takes you through the whole process, step by step, from registering and creating your profile to joining networks and finding friends. And every one of those steps is spelled out in a commendably clear manner."
--Roy Johnson, Mantex

"In short, there's an awful lot to FaceBook, more than enough to provide a rationale for one of the newest volumes in Pogue Press/O'Reilly's rapidly expanding Missing Manuals series, E.A. Vander Veen's FaceBook: The Missing Manual, in which the author endeavors (successfully) to provide a comprehensive a user's guide to FaceBook."
--Charles Moore, AppleLinks

"If you want to get a overview of the site without getting totally bogged down in the details once you log on, Facebook: The Missing Manual is a good option to pursue. You'll find out the reality of what Facebook offers, why people find it appealing, and what sort of security matters you should keep in mind as you (or your kids) establish a presence there."
--Thomas Duff, Duffbert's Random Musings