Toffle is all alone and feeling very lonely and sad. It does not help he is very shy too and also very scared of the Groke. But somehow he decides to step outside and have a peek about, but starts walking further and further away from his little house. He tiptoes around the woods and hide behind trees to make sure no one sees him, but then one day he finds a bottle in the sea and inside is a message he can not ignore. This is a beautiful story about Toffle who becomes brave to save a girl who is being held by the terrifying Groke.
Tove Jansson is Scandinavia's best known and best loved children's author. She began publishing sketches and cartoons at the age of fifteen and in 1945 wrote the first in the series of internationally renowned Moomintroll books and comics. With its special appeal for shy children, Who Will Comfort Toffle? (1960) has remained the most popular of her picture books.
Size: 29 x 21 cm