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The LEGO Ideas Book

Daniel Lipkowitz

  • Hardcover
Features 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 LEGO Ideas Book
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Publisher Description

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 - and is perfect for any young LEGO fans who want to make their models cool, fun and imaginative.

Author Biography

Daniel Lipkowitz is an editor and story developer for the LEGO Group. He writes for LEGO (R) Master Builder Academy and LEGO Club Magazine, creates characters and storylines for new LEGO themes, and writes scripts for animated LEGO movies and videos. He is the author of DK's New York Times bestselling The LEGO Book, The LEGO Ideas Book, LEGO Batman Visual Dictionary and LEGO Play Book.

Table of Contents

1: Introduction 2: Brick Tips 3: Planes, Trains & Automobiles

1: Start Up Your Engines 2: Cars 3: Monster Trucks 4: Trucks 5: Ice Cream Van 6: Small Vehicles 7: Around the World 8: Classic Trains 9: City Trains 10: Aeroplanes 11: Hot Air Balloon 12: Helicopter 13: Boats 14: Fishing Boat 15: Meet the Builder: Barney Main

4: Town & Country

1: Bricks for Building 2: Family House 3: Ground Floor 4: Top Floor 5: Microbuildings 6: Train Station 7: Station Buildings 8: Inside the Station 9: Country Barn 10: Farmyard Life 11: Down on the Farm 12: Bridges 13: Bigger Bridges 14: Meet the Builder: Deborah Higdon

5: Out of this World

1: Stellar Pieces 2: Hover Scooter 3: Space Walkers 4: Spacefighter 5: Small Spaceships 6: More Small Spaceships 7: Microships 8: More Microships 9: Small Transporters 10: Moon Miner 11: Robotic Vehicles 12: Jetpacks 13: Rocket 14: Aliens 15: Meet the Builder: Tim Goddard

6: In Days of Old

1: Pieces of History 2: Castle 3: Drawbridges 4: Portcullis 5: Castle Doors 6: Traps 7: Knightly Steeds 8: Wagons & Carts 9: Dragons 10: Battering Rams 11: Laying Siege 12: Cannons & Catapults 13: Micromedieval 14: Meet the Builder: Sebastiaan Arts

7: A World of Adventure

1: Bricks for Adventure 2: Pirate Ship 3: A Pirate's World 4: Shipwreck 5: Pirate Island 6: Viking Longship 7: Viking Village 8: Jungle Rope Bridge 9: Into the Jungle 10: Wild Animals 11: Robots 12: Creature 'Bots 13: Real-World Robots 14: Meet the Builder: Duncan Titmarsh

8: Make & Keep

1: Useful Pieces 2: Desk Tidies 3: Truck Tidy 4: Minifigure Display 5: Boxes 6: Treasure Chest 7: Picture Frames 8: Mosaics 9: 3-D Mosaics 10: Classic Board Games 11: More Board Games 12: Building Reality 13: Your Own Designs 14: Meet the Builder: Andrew Walker

9: Acknowledgements

Review

This inspiring book contains compendium of ideas to fire up your budding builder -- Catherion O'Dolan Junior Infinite inspiration for LEGO addicts -- Child's Choice The Scotsman Magazine Perfect for little boys as well as men who are still big kids at heart -- Veronica Kirby Handbag.com

Product Details

Pages
200
Year
2011
ISBN-10
1405350679
ISBN-13
9781405350679
Format
Hardcover
Country of Publication
United Kingdom
Media
Book
Illustrations
col. Illustrations
Author
Daniel Lipkowitz
Short Title
LEGO IDEAS BK
Language
English
Publisher
Dorling Kindersley Ltd
Subtitle
You Can Build Anything!
Publication Date
2011-09-28
Audience Age
7-12