Comet in Moominland
Can Moomintroll save his beloved valley?Moomins (Volume 2)
Written and illustrated by Tove Jansson; Translated by Elizabeth Portch
Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR)
When Moomintroll learns that a comet will be passing by, he and his friend Sniff travel to the Observatory on the Lonely Mountains to consult the Professors. Along the way, they have many adventures, but the greatest adventure of all awaits them when they learn that the comet is headed straight for their beloved Moominvalley.
Which is about Moomintroll and Sniff
following a mysterious path to the sea,
pearl- fishing, the discovery of a cave, and
how the Muskrat avoided catching a cold.
The Moomin family had been living for some weeks in the...