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A Winter Book

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A Winter Book
Title
A Winter Book
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A Winter Book: Selected Stories by Tove Jansson Translated from the Swedish by Kingsley Hart, Silvester Mazzarella and David McDuff.INTRODUCED BY ALI SMITH 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.The Winter Book features 13 stories from Tove Jansson's first book for adults, The Sculptor's Daughter (1968) plus 7 of her most cherished later stories (from 1971 to 1996), translated into English and published here for the first time. With afterwords by Philip Pullman, Frank Cottrell Boyce and Esther Freud
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  • Jansson, Tove
  • Mazzarella, Silvester
  • Hart, Kingsley
  • Smith, Ali
Nature of contents
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  • Fiction
  • Literature
  • Short Stories
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A Winter Book
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OVERDRIVE:b28d6563-d6d9-4dd8-a93c-9939f2519707
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781908745187
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
A Winter Book
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:b28d6563-d6d9-4dd8-a93c-9939f2519707
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
http://library.link/vocab/inputERC
True
Isbn
9781908745187
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Specific material designation
optical disk

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