The year 2020 marks 75 years since Tove Jansson wrote her first story about the Moomins. To celebrate the anniversary, Moomin Characters Ltd is launching a one-year campaign called #OURSEA to help save the Baltic Sea.
My second Janssonian contribution to the Tove Trove Library is the fifth book in the Moomin series, first published in 1957.
My first Janssonian contribution to the Tove Trove Library is the fourth book in the Moomin series, first published in 1954.
My latest literary project entails reading books written by or about Tove Jansson – creator of the Moomins.
The World of Moominvalley is simply the ultimate guide for any Moomin fan, old or new.
Father Christmas left these beauties under my tree. Did you receive any long-coveted titles in your stocking?
This week we look at books read and reviewed, discover some of the best writing about books on the blogosphere and highlight fascinating features from across the Internet.
A fun tag in which I share a picture (or ‘shelfie’) of a favourite bookshelf and answer ten associated questions.
Reading. Looking. Thinking. This week it’s all about Moomins, a metal peacock and infuriating politicians.
Tove Jansson, author of the Moomins and one of the great idiosyncratic talents of the 20th century, must surely have found her ideal biographer in Boel Westin.