"Toffle" from "Who Will Comfort Toffle?" by Tove Jansson, 1960. The story of lonely Toffle who leaves his home to look for friends, eventually finding the Miffle and rescuing her from The Groke.
tove jansson - tootikki
Snufkin, from Moomins, by Tove Jansson. “And that’s that!” said Snufkin, pushing back his hat. “And now we’ll pull down every single notice, and every single leaf of grass shall be allowed to grow as it likes.”