Remembering the geniality of Moominpappa and Moominmamma, six lonely friends find their separate ways back to the loving household. But the Finn Family Moomintroll is gone, and the November gloom of the visitors deepens. Yet despite their differences, they all stay at the house. Something about their homey cohabitation during the icy winter changes each visitor in a gratifying way. A clever tale by Tove Jansson, a master storyteller. This is one of seven delightful tales of the Moomintrolls. Written for Grades 4 and up. Paperback.