Modern girl Mowgli

Modern girl Mowgli

It's amazing how seemingly fantastic stories that are described in our favorite books are real in everyday life.

Modern girl Mowgli

Tippi Benjamin Okant DeGraw, for example, spent his first 10 years of life in the jungle of Namibia.

Modern girl Mowgli

It was brought up with the animals - just like Mowgli from Rudyard Kipling's famous works.

Modern girl Mowgli

Elephant she called her brother.

Modern girl Mowgli

Among her friends were leopard,

Modern girl Mowgli

Charming Ostrich

Modern girl Mowgli

meerkats, monkeys and lion Mufasa.

Modern girl Mowgli

Now Tippy is an adult and has lived in France, and her photographs taken over 15 years ago, published in connection with the publication of the book "Tippi: My Book of Africa."

Modern girl Mowgli

The girl was born in Namibia in a family of photographers who are constantly moving from place to place.

Modern girl Mowgli

It is thanks to them she crawled African jungle and got himself in them as friends.

Modern girl Mowgli

By the way, the animals did not stop there: the girl won the hearts of local tribes, who taught her to shoot a bow.

Modern girl Mowgli

When she was 10 years old had to move to Paris on a regular basis, Tippi long accustomed to the new way of life. I'm sure she really misses such an unusual childhood and full of adventure.

Modern girl Mowgli