Nope, I don't know JS
The beautiful thing about this series is that it's not about expanding your catalog of technical tricks. Most of it (well, of the 2.5 books I've read so far, anyway) is about understanding the fundamentals in a deep way. For example, going beyond "oh,
this works and how it differs from the lexical scope used for everything else. Things like that are easy to gloss over. After all, you don't really need to know the gory details of how
To put it another way, there's more to the craft of building software than just "getting the job done". For some people, just "getting it done" is sufficient - and that's fine: they're satisfied to remain journeymen. But for some people, that's not enough - they want to be master craftsmen. This series is for them.
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