O’Reilly Media has published “FileMaker Pro 12: The Missing Manual,” an US$39.99 users guide to FileMaker Pro 12 by Susan Prossner and Stuart Gripman.

“Beginners who read straight through the book will get a sense of just how deep and wide FileMaker’s power are,” says Prosser. “They’ll finish with a solid introduction that takes them through intermediate concepts and into some fairly advanced topics. They’ll have the confidence and skill to create their own databases. Even experienced users will find plenty to keep them interested. We explain FileMaker Pro’s new features and talk about best practices for implementing them into your databases.”

For more information about the book, including table of contents, author bios, and cover graphic, go to http://shop.oreilly.com/product/0636920022817.do .