Tove Jansson

Tove Marika Jansson (9 August 1914 – 27 June 2001) was a Swedish-speaking Finnish novelist, painter, illustrator and comic strip author. She is best known as the author of the Moomin books for children, though her novels and short stories for adults have found a wider audience.
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The Dangerous Journey  Tove Jansson

The Dangerous Journey Tove Jansson ~ originally published 1977 as Den farliga resan reissued in the UK by Sort of Books, 2010

Tove Jansson - Illustrations for "Alice in Wonderland" 20

The Hobbit and Alice's Adventures in Wonderland illustrated by Tove Jansson - Moomin

moomin-tove jansson

Kuka lohduttaisi Nyytiä/ Illustration from "Who Will Comfort Toffle?" by Tove Jansson,

Tove Jansson (d 2001) - Finnish children's author and illustrator (and creator of the Moomins)

Tove Jansson - Finnish children's author and illustrator (and creator of the Moomins)

Tove Jansson's illustration for the Swedish edition of the Hobbit

Tove Jansson's illustrations to J. Tolkien: Bilbo – en hobbits äventyr, Rabén & Sjögren, p. 85 - Bilbo and Gollum (clearly, no one told Tove that Gollum was of possibly hobbit stock himself)

Author, artist, cartoonist and honorary professor of philosophy, Tove Jansson as a little girl.

Tove Jansson Sort of Books London 2006 I'm reading this wonderful selection of stories for the second time - because it's so very hot h.

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