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Slater, Lee

Summary: "In this engaging biography, readers will learn about the builder of board games, Milton Bradley. Follow the story from Bradley's childhood, his early entrepreneurial work creating and selling stationery, his drafting education at Harvard, his first business creating and selling lithographs, and how these experiences came together when he formed the Milton Bradley Company and created the Game...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: ABDO Publishing Company 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 BRA

Slater, Lee

Summary: "In this engaging biography, readers will learn about the manufacturers of LEGO, the Kristiansen Family. Follow the family's story from Denmark where Ole Kirk Christiansen began making wooden toys in his Billund Carpentry Shop and Lumberyard to the company's evolution to the LEGO company. Christiansen and his sons Godtfred, Karl, and Gerhardt purchase a machine that makes plastic toys, and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: ABDO Publishing Company 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 920 SLA

Thomas, Rachael L.

Summary: In this engaging biography, readers will learn about Nintendo innovator Hiroshi Yamauchi. Follow the story of Yamauchi as he takes over his family's playing card manufacturing company and transforms it into the video game powerhouse responsible for Donkey Kong, Super Mario Brothers, the Game Boy, and the WII.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Checkerboard Library, an imprint of ABDO Publishing 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 YAM

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