One of Tove Jansson's illustrations for a version of The Hobbit-- look how the stars are made in the night sky!

One of Tove Jansson's illustrations for a version of The Hobbit-- look how the stars are made in the night sky!

I like Tove for many of the same reasons that I like  Edward, but somehow Tove seems to have been more consistent.

I like Tove for many of the same reasons that I like Edward, but somehow Tove seems to have been more consistent.

Tove Jansson. Sanat, kuvat ja elämä. Seinämaalaus. Kuva: Per Olov Jansson.

Tove Jansson. Sanat, kuvat ja elämä. Seinämaalaus. Kuva: Per Olov Jansson.

Más tamaños | MoominJP03 | Flickr: ¡Intercambio de fotos!

Más tamaños | MoominJP03 | Flickr: ¡Intercambio de fotos!

Tove Jansson

Tove Jansson

Tove Jansson. Moomin. Tove Jansson ( 1914 – 2001) was a Swedish-speaking Finnish novelist & illustrator. For her contribution as a children’s writer she received the Hans Christian Andersen Medal in 1966. Jansson is best known as the author of the Moomin books for children. The first such book, The Moomins and the Great Flood, appeared in 1945, though it was the next two books, Comet in Moominland and Finn Family Moomintroll, published in 1946 and 1948 respectively, that brought her fame.

Tove Jansson. Moomin. Tove Jansson ( 1914 – 2001) was a Swedish-speaking Finnish novelist & illustrator. For her contribution as a children’s writer she received the Hans Christian Andersen Medal in 1966. Jansson is best known as the author of the Moomin books for children. The first such book, The Moomins and the Great Flood, appeared in 1945, though it was the next two books, Comet in Moominland and Finn Family Moomintroll, published in 1946 and 1948 respectively, that brought her fame.

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The #Moomins illustration by #Tove Jansson

The #Moomins illustration by #Tove Jansson

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