Youngsters will like this book. It teaches game programming using Adobe Flash. It also shows how to develop Flash games for the Nintendo Wii. 400 pages with CD.
Foundation XML and E4X for Flash and Flex, Sas Jacobs, 2009
ActionScript programmers will want to read this. 450 pages.
Learning ActionScript 3.0 : a Beginner’s Guide / Rich Shupe, O’Reilly, 2008
A book for web designers and non-programmers who want to program with ActionScript. 350 pages, large format.
Adobe Dreamweaver CS4 Bible / Joseph Lowery, Wiley, 2009
Here is a book on the ultimate HTML editor. 1200 pages.
ActionScript 3.0 / Derrick Ypenburg, Peachpit, 2009.
Getting started with Flex 3 / Jack Herrington, O’Reilly, 2008
This book will help you develop Flash or RIA applications. It’s amazing how much useful info for a beginner programmer they can pack into a pocket sized book. 125 pages.
Building web sites all-in-one for dummies / by Doug Sahlin and Claudia Snell, Wiley, 2009
Flash and PHP bible / Matthew Keefe Wiley, 2008
If you want to code a decent web site, PHP and Flash are the tools that will get it done quickest (though perhaps not the most secure, maintainable, or performant). Here are 500 pages of tutorial and sample code to help you get it done.
Enhancing a Dreamweaver CS3 web site with Flash Video / by David Karlins, Peachpit, 2008
Just 100 pages showing pictures of GUIs and telling where to click. You can add a video to your web site without understanding how it works (egads).