Packt Publishing are a unique publishing company specializing in highly focused books on specific technologies and solutions – please visit their site to find out more about them:

Each month we run a promotion with Packt in which LJC members will be selected at random to receive free books. This month we are offering 2 LJC members the chance to win;

First Prize Winner will receive 1 print copy of his/her choice
Runner Up Winner – 1 ecopy of his/her choice

Here are the books on offer this month, the winner will be picked at random and announced at the end of the month:

NetBeans Platform 6.9 Developer’s Guide
Yahoo! User Interface Library 2.x Cookbook       
Oracle APEX 4.0 Cookbook 
GlassFish Security   
Django JavaScript Integration: AJAX and jQuery
JasperReports 3.6 Development Cookbook    

To take part in the promotion all you have to do is send an email to me at with your name, your book choice and the address you would like your book to be sent. Please mark ‘Packt Publishing’ as the subject title.

Please visit the Packt site at

Congratulations to the winners of our our January draw – Mani and Alex!

Good luck,

Barry Cranford