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Moomin Book Five: The Complete Tove Jansson Comic Strip

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The final volume in the series drawn by Tove Jansson

Moomin Book Five: The Complete Tove Jansson Comic Strip features the final strips drawn by Tove Jansson and written by her brother Lars for the London Evening News, before Lars took over both the art and the writing. The first “Moomin Winter” returns with more unwanted guests than in Book One, especially the curious and secret-spilling Nibling, sending the Moomin household into a tizzy of secrecy and closed doors. In “Moomin Under Sail,” theMoomins find themselves without a new adventure until Too-Tickys compass gives them the idea to build a boat and head to sea. Finally, we meet the Fuddler in “Fuddlers Courtship.”Mymble captures poor Fuddlers heart, and his bumbling drives her straight into the arms of Dr.Hatter, the local psychiatrist. Delightfully quirky, the Moomin family does not fare well under the gaze of someone trained in correcting odd behavior.

About the Author

Tove Jansson (1914-2001) was a legendary Finnish children's book author/artist and creator of the Moomins, who came to life in children's books, comic strips, theater, opera, film, radio, theme parks, and television.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781897299944
Author:
Jansson, Tove
Publisher:
Drawn & Quarterly
Subject:
General
Subject:
Graphic Novels - General
Subject:
Comics & Graphic Novels - General
Edition Description:
Hardcover
Series:
Moomin
Series Volume:
05
Publication Date:
20100731
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Black-and-White Illustrations Throughout
Pages:
88
Dimensions:
12.00 x 8.50 in

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