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Ignite a Kid’s Imagination with Lego, DIY Projects, and Code

Until Christmas, SAVE 40-50% on a wide range of books

There's no better way to stoke a child's creativity (including your own inner child) than with projects that engage the entire mind: logic, imagination, problem solving, and more. Until Christmas, Save 50% on ebooks (40% on print books) and ignite an imagination through learning-to-code projects, incredible LEGO creations, or inspirational Do-It-Yourself projects.

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Get down to the serious business of play with Lego

Leap into an adventure with Lego. Follow step-by-step instructions for building spaceships, dragons, landscapes, and more, or get inspiration to design your own creations. There's no limit to creativity with Lego.

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The LEGO Adventure Book, Vol. 2
The LEGO Adventure Book, Vol. 2
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LEGO Space
LEGO Space
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The LEGO MINDSTORMS EV3 Laboratory
The LEGO MINDSTORMS EV3 Laboratory
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The LEGO Build-It Book, Vol. 2
The LEGO Build-It Book, Vol. 2
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Instant LEGO Mindstorm EV3
Instant LEGO Mindstorm EV3
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Beautiful LEGO
Beautiful LEGO
Ebook: $23.95 $11.97
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The LEGO Build-It Book, Vol. 1
The LEGO Build-It Book, Vol. 1
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The Unofficial LEGO Technic Builder's Guide
The Unofficial LEGO Technic Builder's Guide
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The LEGO Adventure Book, Vol. 1
The LEGO Adventure Book, Vol. 1
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The Unofficial LEGO Builder's Guide (Now in Color!)
The Unofficial LEGO Builder's Guide (Now in Color!)
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The Cult of LEGO
The Cult of LEGO
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Building Robots with LEGO Mindstorms NXT
Building Robots with LEGO Mindstorms NXT
Ebook: $39.95 $19.98

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Programming Lego Mindstorms NXT
Programming Lego Mindstorms NXT
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The Unofficial LEGO MINDSTORMS NXT 2.0 Inventor's Guide
The Unofficial LEGO MINDSTORMS NXT 2.0 Inventor's Guide
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Stoke Creativity with MAKE DIY Projects

Do you have the urge to invent, design, and make things that will change your world? Then maybe it's time to release your inner Maker. With Make DIY Projects you can spend hours creating, learning, and having fun.

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LEO the Maker Prince
LEO the Maker Prince
Ebook: $11.99 $5.99
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Make: Technology on Your Time Volume 36
Make: Technology on Your Time Volume 36
Ebook: $9.99 $4.99
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Make: Maker Projects Guide
Make: Maker Projects Guide
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Make an Arduino-Controlled Robot
Make an Arduino-Controlled Robot
Ebook: $19.99 $9.99
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Make: Lego and Arduino Projects
Make: Lego and Arduino Projects
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Making Things See
Making Things See
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Making Things Talk
Making Things Talk
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Make: Arduino Bots and Gadgets
Make: Arduino Bots and Gadgets
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Make: Electronics
Make: Electronics
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Illustrated Guide to Home Chemistry Experiments
Illustrated Guide to Home Chemistry Experiments
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The Best of MAKE
The Best of MAKE
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Teach a Kid to Code (or a friend, a relative, yourself)

Learning to code is one of the best career choices you can make today. But it's a lot more than that, too. When you learn to code, you gain the ability to understand and shape our software-enabled world.

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Super Scratch Programming Adventure! (Covers Version 2)
Super Scratch Programming Adventure! (Covers Version 2)
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Understanding Computation
Understanding Computation
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Computer Science Programming Basics in Ruby
Computer Science Programming Basics in Ruby
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Python for Kids
Python for Kids
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Super Scratch Programming Adventure!
Super Scratch Programming Adventure!
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Think Like a Programmer
Think Like a Programmer
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Head First Programming
Head First Programming
Ebook: $39.99 $19.99
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