Sarah Marris wrote:
could any1 recomend a book i could buy for my girlfriend shes a computer
programmer and deals in ruby rails i dont have a clue , there are a few
on amazon could sum1 help me pick a decent 1?
You didn't tell us what books she already has. Other people have made good recommendations; I would add this:
The Ruby Way, second edition, by Hal Fulton, is a great book: