Due to, Playfull owner, Kerstin’s Swedish ancestry we have always had a strong interest in items from Scandinavia. ┬áThe Moomin books, written by Tove Jansson, a Swedish-speaking Finn, and we have become a haven for Moomin related products from books to crockery and soft toys.

Astrid Lindgren, who wrote the Pippi Longstocking books, is also a favourite as well as the superbly illustrated books by Sven Nykwist about the adventures of Pettson and his mischievous cat, Findus.  Please visit the shop to find books by Elsa Beskow and others.