Treasure Island (Paperback)
Winter 2009 Kids' List
“Take a look at this magnificent new edition of one of the best adventure stories ever written. John Lawrence's hand-colored, vinyl-cut, and wood-textured illustrations richly evoke the atmosphere and drama of the one of the best adventure stories ever written in this magnificent new edition. An unusually beautiful piece of bookmaking, and a special gift for any time of the year.”
— Carol, Quail Ridge Books, Raleigh, NC
The classic story by Robert Louis Stevenson set in the Age of Piracy. The story follows a young man named Jim Hawkins who is drawn into an adventure to find pirate gold. This book is the pirate adventure which started a genre with the memorial sea chantry "Fifteen men on The Dead Man's Chest - Yo-ho-ho, and a bottle of rum " The cover design and artwork was created by Randy Dillon.