365 Things to Do with Lego Bricks

Author: Simon Hugo

Publisher: DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley)

ISBN: 9781465453020

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 256

View: 3735

365 Things to Do with LEGO® Bricks inspires you to look at your LEGO bricks in new and exciting ways. This interactive book features imaginative play and building ideas, from LEGO projects that take just a few minutes and require a handful of bricks to inspirational build ideas and activities to keep you occupied for hours. Visual tips and advice from LEGO fan builders will encourage you to get creative and have fun while learning new building skills such as building your own LEGO pet, challenging your friends to make the tallest LEGO tower against the clock, and creating a LEGO treasure hunt. Featuring a timer and random number generator for selecting activities, 365 Things to Do with LEGO Bricks is full of games and activities that will keep you busy every day of the year. LEGO, the LEGO logo, the Brick and Knob configurations and the Minifigure are trademarks of the LEGO Group. ©2016 The LEGO Group. All rights reserved. Produced by DK Publishing under license from the LEGO Group.
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LEGO Play Book

Ideas to Bring Your Bricks to Life

Author: Daniel Lipkowitz

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781409327516

Category: LEGO toys

Page: 200

View: 3630

LEGO® Play Book proves it. You can build anything with a LEGO brick in your hand LEGO® Play Book contains a collection of all-new LEGO building ideas that will inspire you to play with your favourite LEGO models in new and exciting ways. Organised in imaginatively themed chapters, covering everything from a LEGO safari and life under the sea to extreme sports and beach scenes. This book is designed to teach you how to get the most play out of your LEGO models. With over 200 building ideas and tips, including suggestions for 'ten-minute builds', 'cool brick' features and 'a handful of bricks', you'll discover endless LEGO possibilities. Advice from LEGO fan builders encourages you to get creative while developing your LEGO skills and knowledge of new bricks and tricks. With a mixture of LEGO models, from the very simplest to the more complex, LEGO® Play Book is perfect for everyone; for beginners and more accomplished builders alike.
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LEGO® Awesome Ideas

What Will You Build?

Author: Daniel Lipkowitz

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780241182987

Category: LEGO toys

Page: 200

View: 7504

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The LEGO Book

Author: Daniel Lipkowitz,Dk Publishing

Publisher: DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley)

ISBN: 9781409376606

Category: LEGO toys

Page: 255

View: 7230

Discover the wonders of the LEGO® universe with The LEGO Book Explore and celebrate the fascinating story of LEGO and its much-loved toys and games and find out all about their cult minifigures with this new edition of the incredible The LEGO Book. From manufacturing wooden toys to blockbuster video games, go behind the scenes and discover fascinating facts and trivia about LEGO, one of the nation's best-loved companies. A fascinating timeline highlights key moments in LEGO history and special features spotlight groundbreaking achievements. Fully updated following the huge success of The LEGO Book (first edition), with new pages of amazing LEGO facts and stats, The LEGO Book is a true treasure trove for LEGO fans of all ages.
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LEGO®: The Book of Everything

Author: Scholastic

Publisher: Scholastic UK

ISBN: 140717424X

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 176

View: 4865

The newest book in the LEGO Nonfiction line, "The Book of Everything," takes on the biggest subject of all: our world and everything in it! There's a whole world of information inside on almost every subject under the sun, from science to technology, from history to geography to popular culture. Each spread contains a LEGO scene to facilitate the learning journey: a vignette, mini story, or icon featuring LEGO models, characters, and sensibility. Graphic design combines the LEGO illustration with real-world photography and facts for an immersive experience. "The Book of Everything" arrives just in time for the holiday season, and makes a fantastic gift for boys and girls of all ages!
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The LEGO Ideas Book

Author: Daniel Lipkowitz

Publisher: DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley)

ISBN: 9781405350679

Category: LEGO toys

Page: 200

View: 3451

Be inspired to create and build amazing models in LEGO®!The LEGO Ideas Book is packed full of tips from expert LEGO builders on how to make jet planes reach new heights, create fantastic fortresses, swing through lush jungles, have fun on the farm and send space shuttles out of this world! The book is divided into six themed chapters - transport, buildings, space, kingdoms, adventure and useful makes. With over 500 models and ideas, this book is perfect for any LEGO fan - young or young at heart - who want to make their models cool, fun and imaginative.
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Big Busy Word Book

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780434805945

Category: Readers (Elementary)

Page: 32

View: 7887

This story begins at the DUPLO family homme which shows the family getting ready for a day trip to visit Granny and Grandad at their farm.
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Brick Cars & Trucks

Author: Warren Elsmore

Publisher: Buster Books

ISBN: 9781780554471

Category:

Page: 96

View: 7842

LEGO® fans, rejoice! This book contains a compendium of unique transport models to make from classic LEGO pieces, ideal for LEGO® lovers of all ages. From sports mobiles, SUVs, monster trucks and much more, there are 40 original projects to build. Many projects use fewer than 100 bricks and each build is accompanied by simple visual step-by-step instructions, making them easy and accessible. Each striking design can be customised for those wishing to get creative with their builds. This title is 100% unofficial.
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Genius LEGO Inventions with Bricks You Already Have

40+ New Robots, Vehicles, Contraptions, Gadgets, Games and Other Fun STEM Creations

Author: Sarah Dees

Publisher: Page Street Publishing

ISBN: 1624146813

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 192

View: 6223

Calling All Tinkerers, Experimenters & Inventors! Unleash Your Creative Powers with Exciting LEGO® Innovations Use science and engineering to transform your bin of LEGO® bricks into amazing, movable toys, machines and gadgets. Bestselling author Sarah Dees is back with an all-new collection of projects featuring ingenious designs and simple scientific principles that real engineers use every day. Make yourself a robot pal whose legs move as he rolls along, or a drummer who really plays the drums. Build a wind-up car complete with a flywheel that’ll send your minifigures zooming. Or challenge your friends to a game of pinball on a LEGO® pinball machine you built from scratch. Each project is cooler than the next! It’s easy and fun to build each of these awesome contraptions and games by following the clear step-by-step instructions and photographs. Think you have a different way to build something? Exercise your inventing muscles and tinker away! You’re in charge of your designs, so experiment and tweak to make your inventions personal to you. No matter what you end up creating, you’ll learn exciting new things about science, impress your family and have a blast along the way.
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Automate the Boring Stuff with Python

Practical Programming for Total Beginners

Author: Al Sweigart

Publisher: No Starch Press

ISBN: 1593276850

Category: Computers

Page: 504

View: 2828

If you’ve ever spent hours renaming files or updating hundreds of spreadsheet cells, you know how tedious tasks like these can be. But what if you could have your computer do them for you? In Automate the Boring Stuff with Python, you’ll learn how to use Python to write programs that do in minutes what would take you hours to do by hand—no prior programming experience required. Once you’ve mastered the basics of programming, you’ll create Python programs that effortlessly perform useful and impressive feats of automation to: –Search for text in a file or across multiple files –Create, update, move, and rename files and folders –Search the Web and download online content –Update and format data in Excel spreadsheets of any size –Split, merge, watermark, and encrypt PDFs –Send reminder emails and text notifications –Fill out online forms Step-by-step instructions walk you through each program, and practice projects at the end of each chapter challenge you to improve those programs and use your newfound skills to automate similar tasks. Don’t spend your time doing work a well-trained monkey could do. Even if you’ve never written a line of code, you can make your computer do the grunt work. Learn how in Automate the Boring Stuff with Python. Note: The programs in this book are written to run on Python 3.
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The Periodic Table Book

A Visual Encyclopedia of the Elements

Author: DORLING KINDERSLEY P,Dorling Kindersley Publishing Staff

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780241240434

Category:

Page: 208

View: 9471

The Periodic Table Book is the perfect visual guide to the chemical elements that make up our world. This eye-catching encyclopedia takes children on a visual tour of the 118 chemical elements of the periodic table, from argon to zinc. It explores the naturally occurring elements, as well as the man-made ones, and explains their properties and atomic structures. Using more than 1,000 full-colour photographs, The Periodic Table Book shows the many natural forms of each element, as well as a wide range of both everyday and unexpected objects in which it is found, making each element relevant for the child's world.
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Brick Beasts

40 Clever and Creative Ideas to Make from Classic Lego®

Author: Kevin Hall

Publisher: Barron's Educational Series

ISBN: 9781438010915

Category:

Page: 96

View: 8081

Free your inner creative genius with brick builds that include a centaur, unicorn, griffin, ogre, dragon, and more. Based on the brick selection found in some of LEGO's Classic series, each project is a great way to test out unusual building techniques or to mix up pieces from existing kits that have already been broken up. Follow the instructions or go off in your own direction--it's your choice! Many of the designs in these books use fewer than 100 bricks, so you don't need a lot of bricks to get started.
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LEGO Animal Atlas

Author: Rona Skene

Publisher: DK Children

ISBN: 9781465474940

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 80

View: 4286

"Discover the animals of the world and get inspired to build!"--Cover.
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Minecraft: Blockopedia

Author: Inc. Scholastic,Alex Wiltshire

Publisher: Scholastic Incorporated

ISBN: 9780545820110

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 312

View: 5856

A fully illustrated reference for Minecraft fans profiles the numerous types of blocks and their uses.
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Lego Absolutely Everything You Need to Know

Author: INC. DORLING KINDERSLEY,Simon Hugo

Publisher: DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley)

ISBN: 9781465464118

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 240

View: 8101

From miniscule minifigure mugs to the largest LEGOLAND model, this book is crammed full of fun and fascinating trivia covering all the places, populations, pieces, and themes that make up the LEGO world. Produced in collaboration with the LEGO] Group. Full color.
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LEGO DC Comics Super Heroes Character Encyclopedia

Author: DK Publishing,Cavan Scott,Simon Hugo

Publisher: DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley)

ISBN: 9781465448361

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 208

View: 4488

Presents the LEGO action figures based on the DC universe, describing each figure and vehicle, their variations, when they were made, and the playsets in which they appear.
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The Ultimate LEGO Book

Author: David Pickering

Publisher: Dk Pub

ISBN: 9780789446916

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 124

View: 6876

Introduces the world of model making with LEGOs, featuring life-size sculptures of dinosaurs, monuments, buildings, and other items.
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Disney Ideas Book

More than 100 Disney Crafts, Activities, and Games

Author: DK,Elizabeth Dowsett

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 146548308X

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 200

View: 9864

Bring your love of Disney to life with more than 100 amazing and creative projects and activities. Let your imagination run wild with Disney inspired arts and crafts, party games, puzzles, papercraft, and many more fun and practical activities. With clear, step-by-step instructions, The Disney Ideas Book guides you through each exciting activity from creating glowing BFG Dream Jars and performing a puppet show in a Jungle Book shoebox theater, to playing skittles with the Seven Dwarfs and growing grass hair on Frozen Trolls. Featuring family favorite characters from animation and live-action movies and TV, including Frozen, Toy Story, Moana, Inside Out, and Cinderella. The activities are suitable for kids and adults alike, whatever their level of ability. There are top tips on every page from expert crafters to help make your creations a success, as well as fun Disney facts to pore over. With the Disney Ideas Book, your family will never be bored again. ©Disney/Pixar
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Lego City: Build Your Own Adventure

Author: Dk Publishing

Publisher: DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley)

ISBN: 9781465450463

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 80

View: 5817

A book with bricks that inspires kids to build, play, and learn, LEGO® City: Build Your Own Adventure combines more than 50 inspirational ideas for building with enthralling story starters from the world of LEGO City. Organized into five chapters structured around different environments from the city world, readers will use their builds to aid a sunken boat in the city's marina and help control a forest fire in a nearby park. Model ideas will inspire readers of various ages and abilities, with an appropriate mix of easy, medium, and harder models. LEGO City: Build Your Own Adventure will get kids inspired to build and play out adventures of their own, and comes with bricks and instructions to build an exclusive LEGO City model to add to their collection. LEGO, the LEGO logo, the Brick and Knob configurations and the Minifigure are trademarks of the LEGO Group. © 2016 The LEGO Group. Produced by DK Publishing under license from the LEGO Group. LEGO Build Your Own Adventure is an interactive story and build series that comes with bricks and building instructions that allow the reader to build an exclusive LEGO model. Each book in the series allows fans to unlock their creativity and imagination to create their own adventures with their favorite characters from a popular LEGO theme.
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