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Melanie Benjamin

Biography

Melanie Benjamin

Melanie Benjamin is the New York Times bestselling author of MISTRESS OF THE RITZ, THE GIRLS IN THE PICTURE, THE SWANS OF FIFTH AVENUE, THE AVIATOR’S WIFE, THE AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF MRS. TOM THUMB and ALICE I HAVE BEEN. Benjamin lives in Chicago, where she is at work on her next historical novel.

Photo Credit: © Deborah Feingold

Books by Melanie Benjamin

by Melanie Benjamin - Fiction, Historical Fiction

Melanie Benjamin, author of ALICE I HAVE BEEN, shines a dazzling spotlight on another fascinating female figure whose story has never fully been told: a woman who became a 19th-century icon and inspiration --- and whose most daunting limitation became her greatest strength.

by Melanie Benjamin - Fiction, Historical Fiction

Few works of literature are as universally beloved as ALICE'S ADVENTURES IN WONDERLAND. Now, in this spellbinding historical novel, we meet the young girl whose bright spirit sent her on an unforgettable trip down the rabbit hole --- and the grown woman whose story is no less enthralling.