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Melanie Benjamin



Deborah Feingold

Melanie Benjamin is the author of the New York Times and USA Today best-selling historical novels "The Swans of Fifth Avenue," about Truman Capote and his society swans and "The Aviator's Wife," a novel about Anne Morrow Lindbergh. Her previous historical novels include the national best-seller "Alice I Have Been," about Alice Liddell, the inspiration for Alice in Wonderland, and "The Autobiography of Mrs. Tom Thumb," the story of 32-inch-tall Lavinia Warren Stratton, a star during the Gilded Age. Her novels have been translated in over 15 languages, featured in national magazines such as Good Housekeeping, People and Entertainment Weekly, and some have been optioned for film.

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Books:
The Girls in the Picture
Fiction / Literature
Delacorte
January 2018
ISBN 9781101886809
448 pages
$28.00, NYP
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A fascinating novel of the friendship and creative partnership between two of Hollywood's earliest female legends--screenwriter Frances Marion and superstar Mary Pickford--from the New York Times bestselling author of The Swans of Fifth Avenue and The Aviator's Wife It is 1914, and twenty-five-year-old Frances Marion has left her (second) husband and her Northern California home for the lure of Los Angeles, where she is determined to live independently as an artist. More/less

The Swans of Fifth Avenue
Fiction / Literature
Bantam
October 2016
ISBN 9780345528704
400 pages
$16.00, INSTORE
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Includes a reader's guide with discussion questions.

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