From an Idea to Lego

The Building Bricks Behind the World's Largest Toy Company
Author(s): Lowey Bundy Sichol
Original Publish Date: Jul 09, 2019
Product Number: EB00729957
Released: Jul 09, 2019
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9780358056010
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For fans of the successful Who Was series, From an Idea to Lego is a behind-the-bricks look into the world's famous toy company, with humorous black & white illustrations throughout.Today, LEGO is one of the biggest toy companies in the world, but a long time ago, a Danish carpenter, Ole Kirk Christiansen, started with just an idea. Find out more about LEGO's origins, those famous bricks, and their other inventive toys and movie ventures in this illustrated nonfiction book! -Find out the origin the name "LEGO." (Hint: it combines two Danish words) -See how LEGO grew from a carpentry shop to a multi-platform toy company. -Discover how LEGO bricks are made and how they came up with their design.

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