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The LEGO® neighborhood book. #2, Build your own city! / Brian Lyles and Jason Lyles.

Lyles, Brian, author. (Author). Lyles, Jason, author. (Added Author).
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Available copies

  • 2 of 3 copies available at LARL/NWRL Consortium.
  • 1 of 2 copies available at Lake Agassiz Regional Library. (Show preferred library)

Current holds

0 current holds with 3 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Crookston Public Library J 688.725 LYL (Text) 33500012810917 New Checked out 10/08/2019
Lake Park LINK Site J 688.725 LYL (Text) 33500012810909 New Available -
Hallock Public Library j 688.725 LYL (Text) 35500006112393 Main Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781593279301
  • ISBN: 1593279302
  • Physical Description: viii, 183 pages : color illustrations ; 21 cm
  • Publisher: San Francisco, CA : No Starch Press, Inc., [2019]

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note: A residential neighborhood. American colonial -- Boutique hotel -- Art Deco apartment building -- Italianate row house -- Modern house -- A commercial neighborhood. Corner store -- Small shops with alley -- Toy store and camera shop -- Japanese restaurant and board shop -- Ice cream shop -- Caribbean restaurant -- Parisian corner café -- Public places. Embassy -- Brick city park -- War monument -- Art museum -- Gallery. Shops and diners -- City houses -- Whimsical buildings -- The Wild West -- Ancient Persia -- Pirate City -- A Micro City. Park and school -- Factories -- Harbor -- Corner condominiums.
Summary, etc.: Step-by-step instructions show how to build detailed LEGO models of neighborhoods - complete with homes, stores, restaurants, barbershops, and more. Enter the fantastical world of model building. The LEGO Neighborhood Book 2 is a full-color guide to creating intricate, bustling LEGO neighborhoods, and cities. In this second volume, a follow up to the runaway best-selling first volume, readers learn even more ways to create classic architectural styles using only LEGO bricks. In addition to creating entire buildings, LEGO model-building experts Brian and Jason Lyles also show readers how to create interesting architectural features like cornices, false fronts, porches, and detailed interiors and furniture. With instructions for three buildings and many smaller builds, The LEGO Neighborhood Book 2 is sure to provide hours of building fun and inspiration for readers of all ages.
Target Audience Note: Age 10 plus.
Author Notes

Brian Lyles is a professional videographer who runs Brick City Depot, an online repository of over 50 detailed LEGO building instructions. When not running Brick City Depot with his brother Brian, Jason Lyles works as a software developer. The brothers live in Richmond, VA.

Subject: Neighborhoods > Models > Juvenile literature.
Neighborhood planning > Juvenile literature.
City planning > Juvenile literature.
LEGO toys > Juvenile literature.
ART / Popular Culture.
Genre: Activity books.
Handbooks and manuals.

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