Paperback 208pp Illustrated 268x208mm
9781908126054   Product Code: 22159
This book looks at the stories behind 100 toys that have stood the test of time and become classics. Some are simple building blocks, others are games and puzzles, activity toys, role-play toys or toys for making things. For each one there is a short history and an analysis of the reasons for its enduring popularity. Tiddlywinks, kites, Barbie, Lego, Scalextric, Playmobil, Frisbees, Fuzzy-Felt, yo-yos, teddy bears and Plasticine - there is something here for everyone's inner child.