The Ryan's Room Adventures Ahoy Wooden Pirate Ship won numerous awards in 2003, including the Parents Choice 2003 Recommended Award and Child Magazine's coveted Best Toy of the Year 2003. What makes this pirate ship so special? First of all, it includes a dazzling assortment of accessories, such as flags, sails, a ship's wheel, cannons, pirates, an anchor, and, of course, a plank.Children ages three and up can develop their hand to eye coordination skills, and the ship contains five brightly colored wooden blocks to stack and nest. Kids will learn shapes and numbers as well as design skills. The Ryan's Room Adventures Ahoy Wooden Pirate Ship is big--it measures 30 inches by 24 inches--but it's surprisingly light and durable.