Little Mouse’s Winter

Original title: Pikku hiiri ja paukkupakkanen

Published: 2019

Publisher: Tammi

Class/genre: Picture Book

Pages: 48

Part of a serie: Little Mouse

Winter is here and Little Mouse enjoys playing outside. But his fun is interrupted by piano lessons. And why do all the other kids have phones and lots of collectable toy figures? Luckily mom has lots of fun activities that will make him happy again.


Rights sold:

FINLAND, Tammi (orig.)
ESTONIA, Rahva Raamat
FRANCE, Carbourakis
RUSSIA: Lenizdat

“Charming … Scandi sublime.”
– The Times, Book of The Week

Riikka Jäntti


Riikka Jäntti, a 2003 graduate of Helsinki’s School of Art and Design, now part of Aalto University, is a Helsinki-based illustrator and author who has created art for both nonfiction and fairy tale books for children. Her first children’s book was published in 2005. Beyond Finland her works have been published in Swedish, Danish, Japanese and Chinese.

In her illustrations she uses pen and ink as well as watercolor and gouache. In 2009 Jäntti won the first ever Tieto-Lauri, an award for children’s and juvenile non-fiction, for her illustrations in Viidakkotanssi (Jungle Dance). The book was written by Markku Löytönen about the explorer Rafael Karsten in Ecuador.

Author photo by Veikko Somerpuro.

Bibliography


Riikka Jäntti

The Mercurial Mouse

2015, Picture Book


Riikka Jäntti

Little Mouse Helps Out

2016, Picture Book


Riikka Jäntti

Little Mouse’s Christmas

2017, Picture Book


Riikka Jäntti

Little Mouse’s Holiday

2018, Picture Book


Riikka Jäntti

Little Mouse’s Summer

2020 Spring, Picture Book

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