From an Idea to Lego (Hardcover)
The Building Bricks Behind the World’s Largest Toy Company
HMH Books for Young Readers, 9781328954930, 128pp.
Publication Date: July 9, 2019
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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.
About the Author
?With over 20 years combined experience in marketing, brand management, and writing, Lowey is the force behind the From an Idea to…, a movement that introduces business and entrepreneurship to children.
Lowey received her MBA from the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth and her BA from Hamilton College where she played varsity softball and women's rugby. When she's not writing, you can find her throwing a ball, shooting hoops, or along the shores of Lake Michigan with her husband, three children, and two big goofy dogs who like to climb trees. Look for her online at loweysichol.com.