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6 LEGO-Themed Books For AFOLs (To Be Released In 2nd Half Of 2016)

Not sure about you but, besides browsing the Internet for images of amazing LEGO MOCs, we also immense ourselves in LEGO-themed books for inspiration, and we’re always on a lookout for new LEGO-themed book releases so we can be one of the first to get hold of them and be inspired by the contents within.

 

Speaking of which, we’ve recently gotten news that there are 6 LEGO-themed books that will be released in the 2nd half of 2016 (most of them will be released on September 30, 2016) and we thought you might be interested in them (all of these titles can be found on Amazon.com).

 

We’ve since added them to our reading list. What about you? Will you be pre-ordering these books as well? 🙂

 

1. Tiny LEGO Wonders: Build 42 Surprisingly Realistic Mini-Models!

[To Be Released On July 30, 2016]
 

6 LEGO-Themed Books For AFOLs (To Be Released In 2nd Half Of 2016) - Tiny LEGO Wonders: Build 42 Surprisingly Realistic Mini-Models!

 

What You’ll Find In This Book:

Build a lot with a little with this collection of miniscale models! In this inspiring, step-by-step guide, you’ll learn how to make the most out of your bricks by building miniature models of vehicles, spacecraft, airplanes, racecars, ships, and more. Fun, compact designs will inspire you to get creative with as few as 75 bricks. LEGO fans of all ages will get hours of entertainment out of building miniscale models that fit in the palm of their hands.

 

In Tiny LEGO Wonders, you’ll create miniscale models of real vehicles like:

 

  • A space shuttle
  • Boeing 747, Concorde plane, and helicopters
  • Flatbed trucks and cement mixers
  • France’s high-speed TGV train
  • BMW and F1 racecars
  • Muscle cars
  • Cargo, cruise, wooden ships, and more!

 

Let your creativity run wild with these pint-sized miniscale models of real vehicles. All you need is a few bricks and a little imagination.

 
Click here to pre-order the “Tiny LEGO Wonders: Build 42 Surprisingly Realistic Mini-Models!” book on Amazon.com… >>
 
 

2. Geeky LEGO Crafts: 21 Fun and Quirky Projects

[To Be Released On September 30, 2016]
 

6 LEGO-Themed Books For AFOLs (To Be Released In 2nd Half Of 2016) - Geeky LEGO Crafts: 21 Fun and Quirky Projects

 

What You’ll Find In This Book:

Indulge your love for LEGO by making the challenging, quirky, and occasionally practical designs in Geeky LEGO Crafts.

 

Follow the step-by-step instructions to build handy bookends, geeky coasters, a stylish wine rack, adorable pencil holders, and much more.

 
Click here to pre-order the “Geeky LEGO Crafts: 21 Fun and Quirky Projects” book on Amazon.com… >>
 
 

3. The LEGO Animation Book: Make Your Own LEGO Movies!

[To Be Released On September 30, 2016]
 

6 LEGO-Themed Books For AFOLs (To Be Released In 2nd Half Of 2016) - The LEGO Animation Book: Make Your Own LEGO Movies!

 

What You’ll Find In This Book:

Have you ever wondered what your toys would look like on the big screen? In The LEGO Animation Book you’ll learn how to bring your LEGO creations to life with the art of stop-motion animation. Before you know it, you’ll be making your minifigs walk, talk, jump, and fly!

 

Inside you’ll find:

 

  • A step-by-step guide for making your first animation
  • Techniques for creating special effects like explosions and flying minifigures
  • Acting methods for your minifigs—learn how to convey action and emotion
  • The secret formula for bringing inanimate objects to life
  • Tips and tricks for designing sets—make three buildings look like an entire city!
  • Advice for dealing with practical problems like lighting, framing, and capturing consistent photos
  • Building ideas for LEGO-­based camera dollies and rigs
  • Instructions and inspiration on the filming process, from storyboarding to post-production
  • Recommendations for cameras, software, and other essential animation tools

 

Dive into the world of animation and discover a whole new way to play!

 
Click here to pre-order the “The LEGO Animation Book: Make Your Own LEGO Movies!” book on Amazon.com… >>
 
 

4. The LEGO Christmas Ornaments Book: 15 Designs to Spread Holiday Cheer

[To Be Released On September 30, 2016]
 

6 LEGO-Themed Books For AFOLs (To Be Released In 2nd Half Of 2016) - The LEGO Christmas Ornaments Book: 15 Designs to Spread Holiday Cheer

 

What You’ll Find In This Book:


 

This Christmas, LEGO is moving from under the tree to on the tree! With The LEGO Christmas Ornaments Book as your guide, you’ll make classic globe and barrel ornaments, all out of LEGO, as well as original gingerbread houses, a merry Santa, arcade cabinets, and many more.

 

Packed with step-by-step instructions for 15 charming builds, The LEGO Christmas Ornaments Book is the perfect family activity this holiday season.

 
Click here to pre-order the “The LEGO Christmas Ornaments Book: 15 Designs to Spread Holiday Cheer” book on Amazon.com… >>
 
 

5. Awesome LEGO Creations with Bricks You Already Have: 50 New Robots, Dragons, Race Cars, Planes, Wild Animals and Other Exciting Projects to Build Imaginative Worlds

[To Be Released On October 11, 2016]
 

6 LEGO-Themed Books For AFOLs (To Be Released In 2nd Half Of 2016) - Awesome LEGO Creations with Bricks You Already Have: 50 New Robots, Dragons, Race Cars, Planes, Wild Animals and Other Exciting Projects to Build Imaginative Worlds

 

What You’ll Find In This Book:


 

LEGOs are great fun but expensive. This book creates hours of fun, new worlds and new toys from the collection of LEGOs kids already have. Each project includes a parts list so you can verify that you have all the pieces and even buy supplemental pieces if you want, but most projects avoid specialty pieces and feature ones likely to be in most people’s collections. The book engages kids with fun, kid-friendly language and cool facts about the things they are making.

 

Like other popular LEGO idea books, this book is packed with characters and life-like scenes, but takes the next step with detailed step-by-step instruction photos to help kids build more complex animals, robots, vehicles and buildings. The book features full-size photos of life-like scenes that are simple enough for kids to build on their own. Also included are a few no-instruction challenges where kids can create a unique toy using only the photo as inspiration.

 
Click here to pre-order the “Awesome LEGO Creations with Bricks You Already Have: 50 New Robots, Dragons, Race Cars, Planes, Wild Animals and Other Exciting Projects to Build Imaginative Worlds” book on Amazon.com… >>
 
 

6. The Greatest LEGO Builds of All Time

[To Be Released On November 15, 2016]
 

6 LEGO-Themed Books For AFOLs (To Be Released In 2nd Half Of 2016) - The Greatest LEGO Builds of All Time

 

What You’ll Find In This Book:


 

LEGO bricks have been used for decades by children and adults to create dazzling and playful buildings, vehicles, and unique works of art.

 

In The Greatest LEGO Builds of All Time, sixty of the most jaw-dropping builds of all time are presented in full color, with close-up photos, scale representations, historical commentary on the structures, and details on how each building was constructed using LEGO bricks. Included in this collection are the Empire State Building, the Leaning Tower of Pisa, and the Sydney Opera House, as well as other iconic structures created by LEGO crafters from around the world.

 
Click here to pre-order “The Greatest LEGO Builds of All Time” book on Amazon.com… >>