From the reviews:
"A neat and inexpensive intro to the latest release of the all-conquering Flash." - Computer Arts
"Getting started with Flash needn’t be a nightmare. This book finds virtually a perfect blend of practical case studies, in-depth theory and all-round thoughtfulness for the reader it’s aimed at." - Web Designer
"Highly recommended." - gotoAndPlay()
"Looks at the basics of Flash MX 2004, both Standard and Professional versions. … certainly explains Flash drawing, animation and coding tools in a friendly and controlled manner. … Diverting case studies are also included. Overall, a neat and inexpensive intro to the latest release of the all-conquering Flash."