Synopses & Reviews
“[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. Its perfect for the young of heart—and all ages are welcome.
Meet Mamika: the worlds coolest and most daring nonagenarian!
To raise his ninety-three-year-old grandmothers 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.
About the Author
Sacha Goldberger is a photographer who specializes in fashion and advertising. His previous book, The Little Book of I Love You