The Memoirs Of Moominpappa – Tove Jansson

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‘One cold and windy autumn evening many years ago a newspaper parcel was found on the doorstep of the Home for Moomin Foundlings. In that parcel I lay, quite small and shivering with cold.’ So begins the remarkable ‘Memoirs of Moominpappa’, a book written to delight his dear son Moomintroll and friends. What follows is a story about storytelling itself. Moominpappa weaves one fabulous tale after another, writing at night to read aloud by day and featuring not only the fearless, adventurous author but also the fathers of Sniff and Snufkin – the rather muddled Muddler and the carefree Joxter.