Tove Jansson (1914 - 2001) was a legendary Finnish children s book author/artist and creator of the Moomins, who came to life in children s books, comic strips, theater, opera, film, radio, theme parks, and TV.
[Jansson's] work soars with lightness and speed, and her drawings only echo her writing: delicate but precise, observant yet suggestive... --Los Angeles Times Book Review A lost treasure now rediscovered, one of the sweetest, strangest comics strips ever drawn or written. A surrealist masterpiece. Honest. --Neil Gaiman