Jason Montojo is a former student of Jennifer Campbell and Paul Gries, who has since worked on the Eclipse programming platform at IBM; he is also a professional photographer and digital artist, and created all of the diagrams for this book.
"Practical Programming is definitely great for a student in an introductory class who is approaching the subject for the first time."
--A. Jurek, Blogcritics.org
"If you don't anticipate using this textbook in an Introduction to Computer Science class, but are intending to enter into such a program, this book would fit nicely in your summer reading list, giving you a leg up on the course work. "
--James Pyles, Million Chimpanzees