FreeEBookCreateMobileAppsXamarinFormsWritten by Charles Petzold, the “Creating Mobile Apps with Xamarin.Forms” book is a 1200 page deep dive for C# developers who want to write applications that target the 3 most popular mobile platforms: iOS, Android, and Windows! This free eBook has been made available by Microsoft Press and will definitely be a go-to guide on building Mobile Apps with Xamarin.Forms for any developer new to the Xamarin platform, or even for the more experienced looking for a deeper dive to learn more.


The following direct download links have been included for your convenience:

Standard PDF (56 MB)

EPUB (150 MB)

Mobi for Kindle (325 MB)

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Posted by Chris Pietschmann

Chris is a Microsoft MVP and has nearly 20 years of experience building enterprise systems both in the cloud and on-premises. He is also a Microsoft Certified Azure Solutions Architect and developer, a Microsoft Certified Trainer (MCT), and Cloud Advocate. He has a passion for technology and sharing what he learns with others to help enable them to learn faster and be more productive.


  1. […] Free eBook: Creating Mobile Apps with Xamarin.Forms by Chris Pietschmann […]


  2. Thanks for sharing this article and the download links. This is a great book for mobile app developers on iOS, Android, Windows platform. Creating mobile apps using Xamarin.Forms is great option for C# programmers.


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