By Sarah Herman
Toy of the yr, Toy of the Century, maximum Toy of All Time . . . there aren't many titles that haven't been bestowed on LEGO toys, and it's now not tough to work out why. From its inception within the early Nineteen Thirties correct up until eventually this day, the LEGO Group's historical past is as colourful because the toys it makes. Few different playthings percentage the LEGO brand's inventive spirit, educative merits, resilience, caliber, and common attraction. The LEGO identify is now synonymous with playtime, however it wasn't continuously so. This historical past charts the delivery of the LEGO workforce within the workshop of a Danish chippie and its regular development as a small, family-run toy producer to its present place as a market-leading, award-winning model. The company's ever-increasing catalogof products—including the earliest wood toys, plastic bricks, play issues, and different construction platforms akin to DUPLO, Technic, and MINDSTORMS—are chronicled intimately, along the producing procedure, LEGOLAND parks, authorized toys, and machine games.
Learn all approximately how LEGO pulled itself out of an monetary main issue and embraced know-how to make construction blocks appropriate to twenty-first-century youngsters and observe the colourful fan neighborhood of children and adults whose conventions, web content, and art preserve the LEGO spirit alive. As nostalgic because it is modern, 1000000 Little Bricks could have you reminiscing approximately previous vintage area units, ransacking through the attic for forgotten Minifigure pals, and fiddling with no matter what LEGO bricks you will get your palms on (even if it potential sharing along with your kids).
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A Million Little Bricks: The Unofficial Illustrated History of the LEGO Phenomenon by Sarah Herman