I'm sorry if this has been asked before, but I was just wondering, are
there any websites or books that are Ubuntu specific, that are easy to
read and understand
Before spending any money on dead tree books take a look at
http://www.ubuntupocketguide.com it's a free to download pocket guide for
It might answer some of your questions.
And as others have said hunt down your local LUG for help and support. LUGS
are a great community :-)