Author(s): Tove Jansson
If you haven't met a MOOMINyet, you're missing the most magicalfun . . .
'I don't want snow if it means no Snufkin.'
Winter has come early to Moominvalleyand it is time for Moomin's friend to travel south. Moominworries whether Snufkin will miss him as much as he will miss Snufkin, and if so, how will he know?
Look out for other MOOMIN books -
MOOMIN and the Birthday Button
MOOMIN and the Moonlight Adventure
Tove Jansson was born in Helsingfors, Finland, in 1914. Her mother was a caricaturist who designed 165 of Finland's stamps and her father was a sculptor. She studied painting in Finland, Sweden and France, and subsequently became a book illustrator. Her extraordinary illustrative style is seen as a design classic the world over. Originally written in Swedish, the Moomintroll books have been translated into 34 languages and adapted for television, film, radio and opera. Tove Jansson lived alone on a small island in the gulf of Finland, where most of her books were written. She died in 2001