With a forward by Alessandro Teglia, the book focuses on Microsoft LINQ from a Visual Basic perspective. Across 13 chapters, the author addresses a number of LINQ topics such as new VB language features, custom LINQ providers, LINQ to Objects, LINQ to SQL, LINQ to DataSets, LINQ to Xml and LINQ to Entities. The book also examines LINQ usage within other Microsoft technologies including WPF, Silverlight and ASP.NET.
About the author.
Alessandro Del Sole is a member of the Italian Visual Basic Tips & Tricks website. He writes technical articles about .NET and has a passion for writing code for his favourite Microsoft technologies which include: Windows Presentation Foundation, Visual Studio Tools for Office and LINQ. Alessandro has an Italian blog here, and has just launched a new blog in English.
Please note the book is published in Italian and is available here.