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Elements of Programming Interviews in Python: The Insiders' Guide

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This is the Python version of our book. See the website for links to the C++ and Java version.Have you ever...


Wanted to work at an exciting futuristic company?
Struggled with an interview problem thatcould have been solved in 15 minutes?
Wished you could study real-world computing problems?
If so, you need to read Elements of Programming Interviews (EPI).

EPI is your comprehen
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Paperback, 442 pages
Published September 15th 2016 by Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
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Tony Poerio
May 28, 2017 rated it it was amazing
I've read and worked through quite a few programming interview books at this point.

EPI in Python is my favorite. And not by a little. By a **huge** margin.

It's the most straightforward, it's the easiest to understand, and it has guided solutions written in Python.

Whether you're interviewing or not, I think it's rewarding to work through this. You'll learn a ton.

There are hundreds of questions, but the authors provide a series of pathways to work through -- if you're planning for an interview in
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Dennis Cahillane
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The perfect complement to a premium subscription to leetcode.com. The solutions in this book are uniformly high quality, written in idiomatic python, and always give a full explanation. The authors also reveal which libraries you should learn and use during whiteboard interviews, which concepts can be glossed over and which should be studied closely. While the "Google interview prep" industry is rife with low-quality content, but this book holds itself to a high standard.

The meat of the book is
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Hands down the best book that contains Python solutions to all sorts of coding interview questions. Questions are just like in the interview setting, vague and broad, but the authors really did a great job iterating from the brute force to the optimal solution.

Note - Beginners beware, the book is NOT meant for novice programmers.
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Concise explanations of most commonly questioned Python programming interviews.
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