With 2018 marking the 60th anniversary of the LEGO® brick and the 40th anniversary of the minifigures, it’s only fitting that The LEGO Book from DK Books, gets an updated and revised edition. The LEGO Book was originally published back in 2009 and was last updated in 2012, this new edition will expand on the extensive information from past editions and will include some of the more recent happenings from the world of LEGO. Better still the new edition will also include a special printed LEGO brick and the product description also suggests it will also include the LEGO minifigure focused companion title, Standing Small. Check out the initial cover design below, The LEGO Book: New Edition will be published this October and you can pre-order now from Amazon.
Reveal, explore, and celebrate the fascinating LEGO® story in The LEGO Book. From its beginnings in a carpenter’s workshop and the development of the first plastic brick, to the group’s current position as an international brand, a timeline highlights key moments in LEGO history.
Fascinating facts on every significant LEGO product line, theme park, video game, artwork, competition, club, collectible and more combine with images from the LEGO Group’s photo archives-many seen here for the first time-and inspiring ideas on how to make a variety of things from just a few bricks. Packaged in a beautiful slip case with cutting-edge design, this two-volume set also features Standing Small-a 96-page book celebrating the minifigure.