Melanie Benjamin

Mistress of the Ritz: A Novel

By Melanie Benjamin - Published 2019

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Melanie Benjamin has a wonderful track record of finding lesser known characters and stories from history and bringing them to life in fiction. ...Read Review

The Girls in the Picture

By Melanie Benjamin - Published 2018

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Biographical Fiction

In 1914 the word “movies” was new, and “movie studios” were just a collection of barns. But already one person was showing exceptional talent ...Read Review

The Swans of Fifth Avenue

By Melanie Benjamin - Published 2015

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Biographical Fiction

In 1950s New York City, the newspapers’ society pages were full of pictures and stories of the high and mighty women married to ...Read Review

Grand Central: Original Stories of Postwar Love and Reunion

By Alyson Richman - By Amanda Hodgkinson - By Erika Robuck - By Jenna Blum - By Karen White - By Kristina McMorris - By Melanie Benjamin - By Pam Jenoff - By Sarah Jio - By Sarah McCoy - Published 2014Published 2014-07-01

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Short Stories

This collection of ten stories is remarkably varied, though they all speak of the same date and place in history: September 21, 1945 at Grand ...Read Review

The Aviator’s Wife

By Melanie Benjamin - Published 2013

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Biographical Fiction

Anne Morrow leads a charmed, privileged life, and all her dreams seem to come true when she marries America’s aviator hero, Charles ...Read Review

The Autobiography of Mrs. Tom Thumb

By Melanie Benjamin - Published 2011

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Biographical Fiction

Mercy Lavinia Warren Bump – better known to the Victorian world as Mrs. General Tom Thumb – stood only thirty-two inches tall, but she is ...Read Review

Alice I Have Been

By Melanie Benjamin - Published 2010

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Biographical Fiction

This literary novel, set in the early 20th century with flashbacks to the mid-19th century, is the fictionalized life story of the ...Read Review