WorldCat Identities

Benjamin, Melanie

Overview
Works: 10 works in 74 publications in 3 languages and 9,264 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  Historical fiction  Love stories  Biographical fiction 
Classifications: PS3608.A876, 813.6
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Melanie Benjamin
Alice I have been : by Melanie Benjamin ( Book )
19 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 2,199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Now in her twilight years, Alice Liddell looks back on a remarkable life. From a pampered childhood in Oxford to difficult years as a widowed mother, Alice examines how she became who she is--and how she became immortalized as Alice in Wonderland
The autobiography of Mrs. Tom Thumb : a novel by Melanie Benjamin ( Book )
16 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 2,110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mid-nineteenth-century little person Mercy Levinia Warren Bump comes of age in the antebellum south before being invited to join the P. T. Barnum circus, through which she meets her future husband, General Tom Thumb, and pursues limitless international opportunities
The aviator's wife : a novel by Melanie Benjamin ( Book )
13 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 2,050 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Despite her own major achievements--she becomes the first licensed female glider pilot in the United States--Anne Morrow Lindbergh is viewed merely as Charles Lindbergh's wife. The fairy-tale life she once longed for will bring heartbreak and hardships, ultimately pushing her to reconcile her need for love and her desire for independence, and to embrace, at last, life's infinite possibilities for change and happiness
The aviator's wife a novel by Melanie Benjamin ( Recording )
7 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 772 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
For much of her life, Anne Morrow, the shy daughter of the U.S. ambassador to Mexico, has stood in the shadows of those around her, including her millionaire father and vibrant older sister, who often steals the spotlight. Then Anne, a college senior with hidden literary aspirations, travels to Mexico City to spend Christmas with her family. There she meets Colonel Charles Lindbergh, fresh off his celebrated 1927 solo flight across the Atlantic. Enthralled by Charles's assurance and fame, Anne is certain the celebrated aviator has scarcely noticed her. But she is wrong
Alice I have been [a novel] by Melanie Benjamin ( Recording )
8 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 750 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Alice Liddell Hargreaves's life has been a richly woven tapestry. As a young woman, wife, mother, and widow, she's experienced intense passion, great privilege, and greater tragedy. But as she nears her eighty-first birthday, she knows that, to the world around her, she is and will always be only "Alice." Her life was permanently dog-eared at one fateful moment in her tenth year, the golden summer day she urged a grown-up friend to write down one of his fanciful stories
The autobiography of Mrs. Tom Thumb by Melanie Benjamin ( Recording )
5 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 675 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Never growing beyond two feet and eight inches, Mercy Lavinia "Vinnie" Bump spent much of her life in seclusion. However, when she impressed legendary showman P.T. Barnum, she suddenly became the world's most unlikely celebrity. In this fictional autobiography, Vinnie recounts her life, her travels with Barnum, and her wedding to co-worker and fellow tiny superstar, General Tom Thumb
The aviator's wife by Melanie Benjamin ( Book )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 593 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
For much of her life, Anne Morrow has stood in the shadows of those around her. Then Anne, a college senior, travels to Mexico City to spend Christmas with her family. There she meets Colonel Charles Lindbergh, fresh off his celebrated 1927 solo flight across the Atlantic. Charles sees in Anne a kindred spirit, a fellow adventurer, and her world will be changed forever. The two marry in a headline-making wedding. Hounded by adoring crowds and hunted by an insatiable press, Charles shields himself and his new bride from prying eyes, leaving Anne to feel her life falling back into the shadows. In the years that follow, despite her own major achievements, Anne is viewed merely as the aviator's wife. The fairy-tale life she once longed for will bring heartbreak and hardships, ultimately pushing her to reconcile her need for love and her desire for independence, and to embrace, at last, life's infinite possibilities for change and happiness
Ik was Alice by Melanie Benjamin ( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in Dutch and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Het levensverhaal van Alice Liddell (1852-1936) voor wie Lewis Carroll 'Alice in Wonderland' schreef
The ambassador's daughter : a novel by Melanie Benjamin ( Book )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sono stata Alice by Melanie Benjamin ( Book )
2 editions published in 2010 in Italian and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Audience level: 0.13 (from 0.00 for Sono stata ... to 0.16 for Ik was Ali ...)
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Languages
English (71)
Italian (2)
Dutch (1)
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