Featured Books, with extracts, by Tove Jansson
The Exploits of Moominpappa
'I decided to run away. There simply wasn't anything else to do.' Here at last is Moominpappa's promised life story - from the days when he was abandoned in a newspaper parcel on the doorstep of a Moomin orphanage, to...
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Format: Hardback | Released 05/01/2012 Info Extract Wishlist Compare price Buy
January 2011 Guest Editor Jenny Downham: "I wish I'd written every single one of Tove Jansson's Moomin series, but forced to choose I'll pick number five, Moominland Midwinter, because it's darker and more introspective than the earlier books, with just...
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Format: Hardback | Released 07/10/2010 Info Extract Wishlist Compare price Buy
Moomin's Little Buggy Book
Classic Moomin characters enjoy a happy day out culminating with a lovely picnic in this charming board book version which can be taken everywhere attached to a buggy with a sturdy, bright red strap.
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Format: Board book | Released 02/09/2010 Info Extract Wishlist Compare price Buy
Moomin and the Birthday Button
Best-loved Moomintroll wakes up excitedly on his birthday but, when he tries to show all his friends his wonderful present, they just don't seem to be interested…Poor Moomin! But, when there is a ring at the door, Moomin finds that...
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Format: Paperback | Released 01/07/2010 Info Extract Wishlist Compare price Buy
Moomin's Little Book of Numbers
One Moomin, two trees… this wonderful counting board book in the most gorgeous colours shows Moomin enjoying and counting flowers, butterflies and then… stars! A real treat. Katy Guest, literary editor for The Independent on Sunday on the Moomin books:...
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Format: Board book | Released 01/07/2010 Info Extract Wishlist Compare price Buy
Comet in Moominland
May 2010 Guest Editor Philip Ardagh says of this book: What can I say? In early May, I'll be one of a number of guests of the Finnish Embassy and Puffin books celebrating 65 years of the remarkable Moomin books,...
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Format: Paperback | Released 22/02/1973 Info Extract Wishlist Compare price Buy
Finn Family Moomintroll
Although they're small, fat and shy creatures, Moomins have the most amazing adventures. It all begins when Moominpappa tries on a magic hat that makes exciting and funny things happen. Katy Guest, literary editor for The Independent on Sunday on...
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Format: Paperback (b Format) | Released 26/11/1970 Info Extract Wishlist Compare price Buy
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