"The LEGO toy company was founded in 1934 by a Danish carpenter who loved making wooden pull toys. From its humble beginnings, the company has lived up to its name--which comes from the Danish phrase meaning to always "play well"--encouraging children to use their imagination and build whatever they can dream up. In this book, author Jim O'Connor describes how a simple concept--small plastic bricks that snap together--morphed into a cultural phenomenon"-- Provided by publisher.
Kirk Christiansen, Ole, 1891-1958 -- Juvenile literature.
LEGO koncernen (Denmark) -- History -- Juvenile literature.
LEGO toys -- History -- Juvenile literature.