Moominvalley is flooded, so Snorkmaiden and Moomin head out to rescue anyone stranded in the deluge. They bring home Miss La Goona, the leading lady of the visiting circus, who turns out to the quite a demanding houseguest. Nonetheless Moomin having read a few too many romantic novels falls head over heels in love with her. and chaos ensues.
This beautiful Moomin book has been illustrated by Tove Jansson