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Björk's song for the Moomins film, "The Comet Song" - about which I wrote earlier - has been released through the iTunes store. The film, Moomins and the Comet Chase, was released August 6 in Finland.

Comet in Moominland by Tove Jansson

Comet in Moominland is the second Moomin book. One of the most gorgeous covers I've ever seen.


Photographer: Tim Walker ~ Self Portrait with Cakes, Eglingham Hall, Northumberland, UK, 2008 ~ I think this shot is BriLLiant! (Let Them Eat Cake!

Come in, dear, the door's always open!

Moomin Peace Unicef Small Tray Show your love for the Moomins and support a great cause at the same time. The result of a partnership between Moomin and Unicef, part of the proceeds from this tray are donated to promoting the educat.

An affectionate account of how an anti-fascist visionary created the hugely popular tales. By Sue Prideaux

Moominpapa. Possibly the best Moomin. #adventures

The adventurous Moominpappa, with his top hat and seafaring nature, was based on Jansson’s storm-chasing father.

I’ll Be You and You’ll Be Me: A Vintage Ode to Friendship and Imagination, by Ruth Krauss, Illustrated by Sendak

Illustration by Maurice Sendak from ‘I’ll Be You and You Be Me’ by Ruth Krauss, Click image for more. ---- Happy Birthday, Brain Pickings: 7 Things I Learned in 7 Years of Reading, Writing, and Living – Brain Pickings


Directed by Klay Hall. With Carlos Alazraqui, Dane Cook, Stacy Keach, Brad Garrett. A cropdusting plane with a fear of heights lives his dream of competing in a famous around-the-world aerial race.

Boats are the best way to get anywhere, especially if youre a Toffle who wants to impress a beautiful girl.

50 Lessons That Moomins Can Teach You About Life