A unique and emotive celebration of the different facets of motherhood with striking portraits by an award-winning illustrator.
Powerful, emotive, unforgettable -Mamaspeaks to all mothers in the international language of love.
This is a stunning collection of vivid portraits and intimate reflections on motherhood from around the globe.Mamauniquely portrays the emotions and experiences that unite mothers from different times and diverse cultures.
Twenty-one striking watercolour portraits and lively pencil sketches by acclaimed artist Quentin Greban are paired with Helene Delforge's lyrical words to create a thought-provoking celebration of motherhood in all its complexity: the satisfaction and the sadness, the frustration and the fun - and, always, the love.
This moving and joyful book is a perfect gift for mamas everywhere.
About the Author Helene Delforge is a journalist, writer, mother and stepmother. She studied languages and literature and has been a journalist for over 20 years. At home in her native Brussels, Helene writes with a cat asleep in her desk drawer.Mama is Helene'sfirst book and was co-created with her brother-in-law, illustrator and artist Quentin Greban.
About the Illustrator Quentin Greban is a world-renowned illustrator and artist. He studied illustration at the Saint Luc Institute in Brussels, Belgium, and since 1999 has published more than forty-five children's books. Quentin is the recipient of a Saint-Exupery award and his books have been translated all over the world. He works from a studio at home in his native Brussels, surrounded by drawings of his children and listening to his dog snoring.Mamawas co-created with Quentin's sister-in-law, author and journalist, Helene Delforge.