✓ Comet in Moominland Þ Tove Jansson Elizabeth Portch
When Moomintroll learns that a comet will be passing by, he and his friend Sniff travel to the Observatory on the Lonely Mountains to consult the Professors Along the way, they have many adventures, but the greatest adventure of all awaits them when they learn that the comet is headed straight for their beloved Moominvalley.
Tove Jansson Elizabeth Portch
Tove Jansson was born and died in Helsinki, Finland As a Finnish citizen whose mother tongue was Swedish, she was part of the Swedish speaking Finns minority Thus, all her books were originally written in Swedish.Although known first and foremost as an author, Tove Jansson considered her careers as author and painter to be of equal importance Tove Jansson wrote and illustrated her first Moomin book, The Moomins and the Great Flood 1945 , during World War II She said later that the war had depressed her, and she had wanted to write something naive and innocent Besides the Moomin novels and short stories, Tove Jansson also wrote and illustrated four original and highly popular picture books.Jansson s Moomin books have been translated into 33 languages.
✓ Comet in Moominland Þ Tove Jansson Elizabeth Portch 285 Tove Jansson Elizabeth Portch