Mamika

Mamika : My Mighty Little Grandmother

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"[Mamika] is the face of the year." -The Atlantic

An uplifting, arresting, and utterly hilarious gift book showcasing the world's oldest real-life superhero: the 93-year-old grandmother and global media sensation, Mamika. Mamika has been featured in major newspapers, magazines, special interest blogs, and websites worldwide. The idea to photograph Mamika began when bestselling author and photographer Sacha Goldberger wanted to raise the spirits of his once quite spirited grandmother by engaging her in an activity they could do together. Now, countless costumes, geriatric gaffs, unbelievable stunts, and hilarious photo shoots later, the collected Mamika photographs are here to delight and inspire everyone who opens the covers of this one-of-a-kind photo book. It's perfect for the young of heart-and all ages are welcome.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 176 pages
  • 154.94 x 182.88 x 15.24mm | 340.19g
  • Harper Design International
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • 0062107887
  • 9780062107886
  • 845,296

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Meet Mamika: the world's coolest and most daring nonagenarian!

To raise his ninety-three-year-old grandmother's spirits, photographer Sacha Goldberger engaged her as his creative collaborator, model, and muse. Countless costumes, geriatric gaffes, unbelievable stunts, and hilarious photo shoots later, Mamika is a worldwide global media sensation.

This volume captures our feisty heroine in a range of amusing scenarios, all accompanied by her droll observations about life and living, making this book a treasure trove of witty, sardonic wisdom for readers of all ages.
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About Sacha Goldberger

Sacha Goldberger is a photographer who specializes in fashion and advertising. His previous book, The Little Book of I Love You, has sold more than 100,000 copies worldwide. His photographs of Mamika can be viewed on www.sachabada.com. He lives in France.
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