Quick note! If you’re interested in writing, illustrating, translating or publishing books for kids, take note that Bologna’s children’s book fair is going online this month, running from 14th to 17th June. Registration is open. You can already book into virtual events. Enjoy! Divertiti!
As we edge into summer, I can’t help but think of a Finnish island I often visit in books. The island was the summer stomping ground of Tove Jansson, the fiercely creative artist and author of the Moomins books that both children and adults still cherish. In her books and letters – see Letters from … More Books – Tove Jansson’s island summers