Travel to a marvelous old mill on a riverbank. A magnificent land where golden apples grow, and a snowy garden that s perfect for sleigh riding. Ride on a swing! Imagine your bed is a boat! Or build an incredible block city filled with castles and palaces, temples and docks! A wondrous world awaits you in this collection of sixty-one poems by Robert Louis Stevenson, from the make believe journeys of Picture Books in Winter to the simple pleasures of At the Seaside, the welcome companionship of The Unseen Playmate, to the dreams of Foreign Lands. Gyo Kujikawa s beautiful illustrations captivate young and old alike, and will add to the fun of reading these timeless poems. Her delightedly detailed paintings of children at play give Stevenson s magical imaginings new life and charm.