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GraphQL in Action

Practical and example-driven, GraphQL in Action teaches everything you need to get started with GraphQL—from design principles and syntax right through to performance optimization. When you’re done, you’ll have all the skills you need to get started writing and using scalable data APIs with GraphQL.

Reduce bandwidth demands on your APIs by getting only the results you need—all in a single request! The GraphQL query language simplifies interactions with web servers, enabling smarter API queries that can hugely improve the efficiency of data requests. In GraphQL in Action, you’ll learn how to bring those benefits to your own APIs, giving your clients the power to ask for exactly what they need from your server, no more, no less.

Practical and example-driven, GraphQL in Action teaches everything you need to get started with GraphQL—from design principles and syntax right through to performance optimization. When you’re done, you’ll have all the skills you need to get started writing and using scalable data APIs with GraphQL.

Purchase of the print book includes a free eBook in PDF, Kindle, and ePub formats from Manning Publications.