LEGO: The LEGO Movie: Junior Novel [NOOK Book]

Overview

The first ever LEGO(R) movie hits the big screen February 7, 2014! This animated, family-friendly movie has an all-star voice cast.

This exciting junior novel retelling includes 8 pages of color photos from the movie!

Emmet Brickowski is just your average, everyday LEGOu00ae Minifigure. He's a normal guy ...
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LEGO: The LEGO Movie: Junior Novel

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Overview

The first ever LEGO(R) movie hits the big screen February 7, 2014! This animated, family-friendly movie has an all-star voice cast.

This exciting junior novel retelling includes 8 pages of color photos from the movie!

Emmet Brickowski is just your average, everyday LEGOu00ae Minifigure. He's a normal guy who likes to do normal stuff - watch TV, go to work, eat hot wings, and listen to everyone's favorite song, "Everything is Awesome."

But all that changes one fateful day when Emmet accidently discovers the Piece of Resistance. It turns out Emmet's not so average after all - there's even a prophecy about him! Does this ordinary guy have what it takes to become an extraordinary hero and save the universe?

The LEGOu00ae Movie is being produced and distributed in conjunction with Warner Bros and has an all-star cast including Chris Pratt (Emmet), Will Ferrell (Lord Business), Elizabeth Banks (Wyldstyle), Liam Neeson (Bad Cop), Allison Brie (UniKitty), Nick Offerman (Metal Beard), Morgan Freeman (Vitruvius), and Will Arnett (Batman).
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Editorial Reviews

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On February 7th, the first ever LEGO movie will thunder across screens in an animated adventure about an ordinary boy who tries to save the LEGO universe from gluing. The characters include Batman, Green Lantern, Wonder Woman, a pirate, a wizard, and Abraham Lincoln. This exhilarating junior novel prepares youngsters for the fast-breaking action of what promises to be a major blockbuster. A trade paperback and NOOK Book original. (P.S. The film has star power. The voices include those of Will Ferrell, Elizabeth Banks, Will Arnett, Liam Neeson, and Allison Bree.)

Kirkus Reviews
2014-03-31
Lego loser makes good. In this novelization of The Lego Movie, Everytoy Emmet has bought the line peddled by President (secretly evil Lord) Business lock, stock and brick. He happily joins all the other residents of Bricksburg in singing "Everything Is Awesome" morning, noon and night, and he loves the TV show Where Are My Pants? When he discovers a strange object called the Piece of Resistance on the construction site where he works, he reluctantly assumes the role of anointed Special One, prophesied to save the world from annihilation by the superweapon Kragle. Together with a motley group of Master Builders that includes punk rebel Wyldstyle, Batman, the wizard Vitruvius and the dippy amalgam UniKitty, he takes on President/Lord Business, his chief minion, Bad Cop, and countless Lego robots and micromanagers. The film loses a lot in its translation to print. Innately funny visual gags like Emmet's interchangeable outfits and his Lego houseplant fall flat. The reveal of the fearsome Kragle as a tube of Krazy Glue with some letters missing is thoroughly unfunny, as it must be laboriously explained in prose, and, lacking both a visual and an explanation, the fact that the Piece of Resistance is the tube's cap will be utterly lost on readers not familiar with the movie. As adapter Howard has elected (or been directed) to write the novelization from the point of view of the Lego characters, the metatextual moments in which the characters interact with the human space that surrounds their Lego worlds lose all their punch (and sense). Fans of the movie hoping to re-create the experience will be disappointed, as will kids hoping for a preview—why bother? (Fantasy. 8-12)
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780545689434
  • Publisher: Scholastic, Inc.
  • Publication date: 1/7/2014
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 144
  • Sales rank: 31,941
  • Age range: 6 - 9 Years
  • File size: 4 MB

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 10, 2014

    Great

    This book is amazing!!! Cant wait for the movie. I wish nook made a roblox app

    59 out of 68 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 20, 2014

    The lego movie ! Awesome

    This book is AWESOME!

    50 out of 59 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 11, 2014

    This book is not like the lego movie trailler

    The lego books are awsome but i cant wight to see the lego movie

    43 out of 53 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 9, 2014

    Awesome

    It is awesome and i cant wate for the sets or the movie!

    39 out of 52 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 14, 2014

    Awsome

    The girl said Everything is awsome and one of the robots said this is my jam. Ha Ha Ha Ha Ha LOL

    33 out of 50 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 5, 2014

    Adddes

    10000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000

    29 out of 65 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 15, 2013

    Sweetness for it

    Nice previews at AMC theater in Lemont IL my bro wants me to rate and reveiw so I am.

    25 out of 48 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 24, 2014

    I AM A GIRL!!!!!!!!

    My little bro wanted me to rate it.he totally loves legos and the movies. But........ ilove them to!!!!!! Oh and by the way even tho i am a girl, boy legos are way cool .My brother said its becase i am a tomgirl

    24 out of 37 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 21, 2014

    Unikittu

    Unikitty unikitty unikitty unikitty unikitty unikitty unikitty

    23 out of 54 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 30, 2014

    Good read

    Cool but waiting for the movie

    20 out of 29 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 25, 2014

    H

    Interesting

    16 out of 25 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 29, 2014

    Awsome!

    If they made a roblox app im tottly getting it o ya if they do search me up its Rayvan2

    14 out of 24 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 30, 2014

    Apphia

    SO FUNNY!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    13 out of 18 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 27, 2014

    An awsome book

    Let the robo war start

    13 out of 20 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 3, 2014

    Get it for FREE!

    Make a review and say your Nook ID and I will Lendme it to you!

    11 out of 20 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 1, 2014

    Love

    Can't wait tell the comes out(:

    11 out of 20 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 27, 2014

    Awsome

    The movie is awsome and the book is awsome YOU MUST BUY
    THIS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    8 out of 12 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 13, 2014

    Jolo

    Awsoooooooooooooommmmeeee!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    8 out of 11 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 10, 2014

    Evry thing is awesome

    The movie had suprisingly great humar

    8 out of 9 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 9, 2014

    Hey

    Evrything is awesome!!!!

    8 out of 16 people found this review helpful.

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