Publisher: O'Reilly, 2011, 52 pages
Getting started with MongoDB is easy, but once you begin building applications with it, you'll face some complex issues. What are the tradeoffs between normalized and denormalized data? How do you handle replica set failure and failover? This collection of MongoDB tricks, and hacks helps you resolve issues with everything from application design and implementation to data safety and monitoring.
You get specific guidance in five topic areas directly from engineers at 10gen, the company that develops and supports this open source database:
A worthwhile book if you're new to MongoDB (not too new, you need to know the basics first) and wants to address some finer points of it.
Not earth-shattering, but not bad.