The World of Moominvalley - Philip Ardagh

Macmillan Children's Books


The World of Moominvalley as created by Tove Jansson / ISBN 9781509810017 /  attractive 350-page hardback published by Macmillan Children's Books (UK)


A perfect gift book to cherish for years to come, The Moomins: The World of Moominvalleyis the ultimate guide for any Moomin fan.

Step into the magical world of Moominvalley with this beautiful book; a fun, fascinating, behind-the-scenes look at the wonderful world of the Moomins and their creator, Tove Jansson.

Filled with illustrated maps and family trees, facts about Moomintroll behavior and habits, this gorgeous book contains all you could wish to know about the beloved characters from the original Moomin stories and the world in which they live. Find out all about Moomintroll's adventures, Moominmamma's handbag and Moominpappa's diary and discover all the favourite Moomin characters, including Snorkmaiden, Snufkin, Sniff and Little My.

Get a glimpse behind the studio door of the uniquely talented Tove Jansson. Featuring original Moomin drawings, colour studies and stunning sketches of her iconic characters, as well as family photographs and Tove's childhood drawings.

Written by the winner of the Roald Dahl Funny Prize, Philip Ardagh, with contributions from bestselling children's author, screenwriter and Moomin devotee, Frank Cottrell-Boyce, The Moomins: The World of Moominvalley is a highly illustrated, beautifully designed gift book for all Moomin fans to treasure.

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