Media praise for Regular Expressions Cookbook

"Regular Expressions are a timeless technology; and, the Regular Expression Cookbook will surely prove to be a consistent source of both information and inspiration for years to come."
-- Ben Nadel, The Blog of Ben Nadel

"Regular Expressions Cookbook manages to be simultaneously accessible and almost ridiculously comprehensive. The problem, solution, discussion format lets you learn regular expressions as needed, without being overwhelmed by their Swiss army knife complexity. I consider myself a fairly advanced regex user and about 50 pages in I've already had three big 'oh, wow, I didn't realize that' moments."
-- Jeff Atwood, @codinghorror

"After a very good, fast paced introduction to regular expressions, the following chapters contain various detailed recipes for solving particular tasks, ranging from the simple to the absolutely scary. Many recipes are not just about regular expressions, but also about interesting stuff like telephone numbers or XML."
-- Nikolaj Lindberg, Computational Linguist, STTS Speech Technology Services

"If your work regularly brings you in contact with regular expressions, you’ll want to arm yourself with this. Highly recommended."
-- Rob Friesel, found drama

"The Regular Expressions Cookbook is well-written and well-illustrated."
-- Si Dunn, Sagecreek Productions

"For everything that the book is and everything that it covers, the book offers a lot of information at a bargain. If you work with regular expressions and need a reference book, this book is definitely the way to go."
-- Michael Kim,

"I’m giving this a 9/10 and I really recommend it to those guys which are looking to learn more about regular expressions or that need to buy a good reference book on the topic."
-- Luis Miguel Nunes Abreu, LA.NET [EN]

"It's the book that you put on your shelf and pull out whenever you need to look up a few specific patterns."
-- Erica Sadun, TUAW - The Unofficial Apple Weblog

"The authors manage to combine the friendly attitude found in Friedl’s work, but the quick ability to solve problems in a variety of languages common to the “Cookbook” series."
-- Reed Wiedower, New Signature

"Regular Expressions Cookbook 2nd Edition is a great resource for both beginners and experts. Not only does it provide recipes for solving common regular expressions problems but it does a great job of explaining how they work so that you can use that knowledge to start building your own..This book deserves a place on every programmer's bookshelf. "
-- Michael Mongeau,

"This book shows all the careful attention to detail and thoroughness of preparation that I expect in a definitive reference volume. Recommended as an integral part of every developer's bookshelf."
-- Andrew Binstock, Dr. Dobbs Journal, Editor-in-Chief