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Floris Books Mama
Floris Books Mama
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Publication Date: April 5, 2022

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Ages 6 to 12

A unique and emotive celebration of the different facets of motherhood with striking portraits by an award-winning illustrator.Powerful, emotive, unforgettable – Mama speaks 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. Mama uniquely 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's first book and was co-created with her brother-in-law, illustrator and artist Quentin Greban. 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. Mama was co-created with Quentin's sister-in-law, author and journalist, Helene Delforge.

Format: Hardcover

Length: 50 pages

Publisher: Floris Books

Publication Date: April 5, 2022

ISBN: 9781782507710

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