A winter book

selected stories

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A winter book (2006, Sort Of)

208 pages

English language

Published Sept. 1, 2006 by Sort Of.


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Following the widely acclaimed and bestselling The Summer Book, here is A Winter Book collection of some of Tove Jansson's best loved and most famous stories. Drawn from youth and older age, and spanning most of the twentieth century, this newly translated selection provides a thrilling showcase of the great Finnish writer's prose, scattered with insights and home truths. It has been selected and is introduced by Ali Smith.


  • Jansson, Tove. -- Translations into English.
  • Autobiographical fiction, Swedish -- Translations into English.
  • Sweden -- Fiction.