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What are these ghostly creatures?
The Hattifatteners are tall, thin, mysterious creatures in the Moomin books by Tove Jansson. Ghost-like depictions of Hattifatteners are sometimes used as a decorative motif in Scandinavia.
The Moomins were created as book characters by Tove Jansson. But who created their well known hippopotamus-like appearances?
Tove Jansson herself
John Bauer, Swedish illustrator
Peyo, Belgian cartoonist
Walt Disney Studio
Tove Jansson (pictured) was not only a writer, but also an illustrator. She created a series of comic books about the Moomins.
Where were the Moomins created?
in the United States
The Moomins were created by Swedish-speaking Finnish writer Tove Jansson, and were originally published in Swedish in Finland in 1945. There is a theme park called Moomin World in Naantali, Finland.