Artwork by Tove Jansson

Tove Jansson’s first ever Moomin book ‘The Moomins and the Great Flood’. Tove Jansson began writing the book in War had broken out, and the 25 year old Finnish writer was thinking about a different world, one not shot through with fear and hatred.

from fuckyeahmoomins

Moomin Pappa Reading Small Tray Moominpappa reads the newspaper while Moominmamma knits in their cozy living room. As usual, Little My is up to her own brand of mischief. The Pappa Reading birch laminate tray from Opto Design brings .

Finn Family Moomintroll, by Tove Jansson

Another favorite scene in a book is in Finn Family Moomintroll by Tov Jansson. There is a magic hat, and if you absent-mindedly use it as a wastepaper basket mysterious things occur. Moominmamma drops in a ball of pink perennials and look what happens:

Illustration by Tove Jansson from her short story, "The Fillyjonk Who Believed in Disasters" (1963) via thisbeautifulhunger (blogspot)

Fillyjonk who believed in disasters ("Tales from Moominvalley") Tove Jansson

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