By Tove Jansson. Published by Drawn & Quarterly (Sort of Books in the UK)
Hardcover, 20 pages, 4-Colour, 2001 (originally published 1952)
In a delightful, curious game of what comes next, Moomintroll travels through the woods to get home with milk for Moominmamma. A simple trip turns into a colorful adventure as Moomintroll meets Mymble who has lost her sister Little My. Along the way, they endue the hijinks of all the charming characters of the Moomin world including the Fillyjonks and Hattifatteners. Will Moomin ever make it home safe and sound?
A beautiful and boisterous story by internationally acclaimed children's author Tove Jansson, this picture book is sure to tickle the fancies of parents and kids as well as Moomintroll fans everywhere!
Translated from the Swedish by Sophie Hannah.
Praise for The Book About Moomin, Mymble and Little My
A joy. This brilliant new edition has a translation by Sophie Hannah (a wonderful poet in her own right) and her text teases and beguiles at every turn.... Three cheers.Kate Kellaway, The Observer