YOU HAVE TRIED two basic Python programs when you set up your computer, but your real journey with Python starts here. Learning to program is a fun and powerful way to control computers. In the adventures in this book, you’ll learn the fundamentals of programming with Python and have a lot of fun as you travel through them. You’ll create pictures, games and a load of other great stuff. Best of all, you’ll develop skills and knowledge of the Python programming language, which you can go on to use to bring your own ideas to life!
On your Python programming journey, you’ll discover a new language, a new way to be creative and a new way to solve problems. In this adventure, you’ll start by learning some fundamentals and developing a solid foundation. In future chapters, you will revisit all the fundamentals you learn in this chapter and build on them to strengthen your ability as a programmer.