Kära Tove

Anne Kimiläinen
Tove Marika Jansson was a Swedish-speaking Finnish novelist, painter, illustrator and comic strip author. For her contribution as a children's writer she received the Hans Christian Andersen Medal in 1966. Born: August 9, 1914, Helsinki, Finland Died: June 27, 2001, Helsinki, Finland
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Moomin, Snufkin, some hattifatteners, a fillyjonk and Little My at Tove's house

Moomin, Snufkin, some hattifatteners, a fillyjonk and Little My at Tove's house

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◇Finland 1998 Tuuticky playing barrel organ & My dancing

◇Finland 1998 Tuuticky playing barrel organ & My dancing

"The cat came in, sat down, and stared at them.  'Fish,' said Mari. 'We ought to take in the net.'" Quote from "Fair Play" by Tove Jansson, Published in the UK by Sort of Books (www.sortof.co.uk/books/fair-play/), and in the US by NYRB Classics (www.nybooks.com/books/imprints/classics/fair-play/)

"The cat came in, sat down, and stared at them. 'Fish,' said Mari. 'We ought to take in the net.'" Quote from "Fair Play" by Tove Jansson, Published in the UK by Sort of Books (www.sortof.co.uk/books/fair-play/), and in the US by NYRB Classics (www.nybooks.com/books/imprints/classics/fair-play/)

Tove Jansson and the Squirrel with the marvellous tail.

Tove Jansson and the Squirrel with the marvellous tail.

Too-ticky’s Guide to Life: Wisdom on Uncertainty, Presence, and Self-Reliance…

Too-ticky’s Guide to Life: Wisdom on Uncertainty, Presence, and Self-Reliance from Beloved Children’s Book Author Tove Jansson

Too-ticky’s Guide to Life: Wisdom on Uncertainty, Presence, and Self-Reliance…

ToveJansson_AuroranSairaala. During the years 1955-1957 Tove Jansson painted…

murals at the Aurora Children's Hospital

ToveJansson_AuroranSairaala. During the years 1955-1957 Tove Jansson painted…

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Tove Jansson with her brother Per Olov © Moomin Characters™

Tove Jansson with her brother Per Olov © Moomin Characters™

Tove Jansson and lady friend in a rowboat, laughing and fishing

Tove Jansson and lady friend in a rowboat, laughing and fishing

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