Moominpappa at Sea

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Avon Camelot, 1977 - Juvenile Fiction
42 Reviews
In this Moomintroll adventure, Moominpappa decides to move his family to a very unusual island where vegetation seems to have a mind of its own.

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Review: Moominpappa at Sea (The Moomins #8)

User Review  - Julian Meynell - Goodreads

In my opinion, Tove Jannson is the best children's author who ever lived and one of the ten greatest authors of the twentieth century. I have only read her Moomintroll work and not the work for adults ... Read full review

Review: Moominpappa at Sea (The Moomins #8)

User Review  - Andy Bettison - Goodreads

Oh my, what a beautiful book. I can't believe it's taken me until fatherhood before discovering the Moomins (I seem to have only ever seen picture books and TV adaptations, all of which left me cold ... Read full review

Contents

THE FAMILY IN THE CRYSTAL BALL
7
THE LIGHTHOUSE
22
THE WEST WIND
58
Copyright

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About the author (1977)

Tove Jansson has received the Hans Christian Andersen prize for children's literature. The world of the Moomintroll has become internationally famous thanks to her brilliant sense of humor and fabulous illustrations. The delightful Moomintrolls make it through catastrophe after catastrophe through cooperation and plain luck. Although Jansson is best known for her children's books, her adult fiction is equally entertaining.

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