Tove Jansson: Life, Art, Words (biography by Boel Westin)
The authorised biography of the iconic author, painter and illustrator Tove Jansson, creator of the Moomins. In this meticulously researched biography, Boel Westin draws together the many threads of Tove Jansson's artistic and writing life, as well as her personal story. This hardback book features colour plates of some of her lesser known works, and development sketches for her Moomin characters. This is an essential book for anyone interested in art, illustration, or simply the fascinating life of a true original.