What a delight, but perhaps no surprise to discover from this marvellous collection that Tove Jansson wrote such wonderful, heartfelt, interesting letters. Selected by her biographer Boel Westin, and her final editor, Helen Svensson, and spanning 50 years from Jansson's early days at art school to the height of her Moomin fame, the letters are arranged by recipient, from members of family and her dearest friends, to her lovers both male and female.
Dopeworld: Adventures in Drug Lands
"To its credit, Dopeworld is nothing if not ambitious. Vorobyov states as much himself, describing it bombastically as ‘true crime, gonzo, social, historical memoir meets fucked up travel book’. That is a lot to cram in. If sometimes he drops the ball (the..."
— The Spectator