The doodle which made its debut on Saturday features a pirate, pirate ship, the coveted chest of gold, and skull and crossbones flag.
Stevenson works have been loved by readers young and old for generations. His works include Treasure Island, Kidnapped, and The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde.
Robert Louis Stevenson joins a growing group of icons to which Google has paid homage with its doodle in recent months. He joins Dizzie Gillespie, John Lennon, and Scooby Doo in receiving his very own doodle.
What do you think of the Robert Louis Stevenson Google Doodle?