Children's Classic Collections

A Child's Garden of Verses
Robert Louis Stevenson, illustrated by Charles Robinson


Hardback | Nov 2019 | Racehorse for Young Readers | 9781631583643 | 96pp | 254x203mm | GEN | AUD$27.99, NZD$32.99

Age range 5 to 9

A Child’s Garden of Verses is one of the most famous children’s collections of poetry ever published. It was written by Robert Louis Stevenson for children about the joys and sorrows of childhood, touching on themes like illness and solitude as well as make-believe games and play. This collection includes stories like: 

  • Foreign Children
  • The Lamplighter
  • The Land of Counterpane
  • Bed in Summer
  • My Shadow
  • The Swing

...and more!

Whether you’re a collector or just want to share these incredible tales with the young readers in your life, this book will provide readers with countless hours of unforgettable stories and artwork.