Developing Backbone.js Applications

By Addy Osmani

O’Reilly, 2013

Well written explaining prose, well chosen examples for studying purposes, beginning with a Todo prototypical application. The todo items could really be replaced with any kind of object.

Features a tour of the main elements of the Backbone.js ecosystem as of 2013 – MarionetteJS, Node.js, npm, Thorax, RequireJS/AMD, Grunt-BBB and several Backbone plugins.