The word “LEGO” has joined the collective consciousness since the toy’s launch in the early ’80s. Endless variations have emerged since then, as well as LEGO-themed movies! Whether your child is a LEGO nut or new to the plastic brick-building experience, the top 10 LEGO books for 2017 are a fantastic welcome wagon.
Here you will find books brimming with LEGO-building ideas, as well as those all about the adventures of iconic LEGO characters. Star Wars characters, dragons, and ninjas are among the heroes found on this list, and they are in addition to a book for building LEGO towns!
The top 10 best LEGO books for kids not only helps your children read more, it inspires them to get creative and craft plastic masterpiece after plastic masterpiece. What’s not to love? Have fun!
What’s here: This fantastic compilation of the 10 best LEGO books for children was created by real moms and educators who enjoyed these books themselves or taught them in class. Numerous types and themes of books are included in the list to keep your youngin’ stimulated.
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It is jammed full of amazing, full-color pictures of LEGO Architect models, like a finished replica of the Eiffel Tower and Saint Paul’s Cathedral.
First place among this year’s top 10 LEGO books is held by The LEGO Architect (1st Edition) by Tom Alphin.
One of the most awe-inspired books in the LEGO collection, this one covers the entire LEGO Architecture series.
It’s broken into sections of unique artistic styles.
The Lego Ideas Book by Daniel Lipkowitz is a returning favorite, for 2017 it comes in second among the best.
A favorite of mine, this book is all about inspiration and imagination. When I build with LEGOs, I often stick to houses and nonsense structures. However, for those who want to create something different, this book brims with creativity-jogging ideas.
A great pick among LEGO books for the young “Elves” fans – Dragon Adventures by Ameet Studio.
LEGO Elves is a relatively new series that both kids and adults are lovin’. This book includes a miniature, buildable LEGO set from the Elves series. There are pages of Elves character stories, fun facts, interactive games, and drawing activities.
For DC Comics fanatics, this book covers the extensive collection of DC Comics characters that have been transformed into LEGO miniatures. It comes with a limited edition Batman LEGO figurine. Learn about villains, like The Joker, Harley Quinn, and Ivy, or heroes, like Wonder Woman, Robin, Superman, and Green Lantern.
One more Star Wars must-read. This one tells the tales of the new Star Wars movies, like The Force Awakens. Of course, a miniature figurine is included. Find information about the latest Star Wars/LEGO sets, character figurines, and saga collectibles.
8. LEGO NINJAGO Character Encyclopedia, Updated Edition by DK Publishing
Let’s just call Daniel Lipkowitz a LEGO genius, shall we? This book has even more amazing, inspirational ideas to get your tyke’s imagination going. There are over 200 creation concepts, complete with pictures and step-by-step instructions on how to build.