Letters from Klara

£12.99

The rich seam that is Jansson’s adult prose continues with this penultimate collection of short stories, written in her seventies at the height of her Moomin fame and translated into English for the first time. In these light-footed, beautifully crafted yet disquieting stories, Jansson tells of discomfiting encounters, unlooked for connections and moments of isolation that span generations and decades. ‘Letters From Klara’ proves yet again her mastery of this literary form.

ISBN: 9781908745613 Author: Tove, Jansson Publisher: Sort Of Books Publication Date: 1st June 2017 Imprint: Sort Of Books Cover: Paperback Dewey: 839.7374 (edition:23) Pages: 137 Language: English Readership: General - Trade / Code: K Category: Subjects: ,

The rich seam that is Jansson’s adult prose continues with this penultimate collection of short stories, written in her seventies at the height of her Moomin fame and translated into English for the first time. In these light-footed, beautifully crafted yet disquieting stories, Jansson tells of discomfiting encounters, unlooked for connections and moments of isolation that span generations and decades. Letters From Klara proves yet again her mastery of this literary form.

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