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Benjamin, Melanie 1962-

Overview
Works: 11 works in 95 publications in 6 languages and 10,349 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  Historical fiction  Love stories  Biographical fiction  Short stories  War stories 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PS3608.A876, 813.6
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Most widely held works by Melanie Benjamin
The aviator's wife : a novel by Melanie Benjamin( Book )

22 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,677 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
Alice I have been : a novel by Melanie Benjamin( Book )

24 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,146 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 )

17 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 1,885 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( Recording )

6 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 866 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 721 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 )

8 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 614 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
Grand Central : original stories of postwar love and reunion by Melanie Benjamin( Book )

4 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents short stories that all take place in and around New York City's Grand Central Station on the day after World War II ends, including contributions from such authors as Melanie Benjamin, Sarah Jio, and Amanda Hodgkinson
Grand Central : original stories of postwar love and reunion by Melanie Benjamin( Recording )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A war bride awaits the arrival of her GI husband at the platform... A Holocaust survivor works at the Oyster Bar, where a customer reminds him of his late mother... A Hollywood hopeful anticipates her first screen test and a chance at stardom in the Kissing Room... On any particular day, thousands upon thousands of people pass through New York City's Grand Central Terminal, through the whispering gallery, beneath the ceiling of stars, and past the information booth and its beckoning four-faced clock, to whatever destination is calling them. It is a place where people come to say hello and good-bye. And each person has a story to tell. Now, ten bestselling authors inspired by this iconic landmark have created their own stories, set on the same day, just after the end of World War II, in a time of hope, uncertainty, change, and renewal
The Swans of Fifth Avenue : a novel by Melanie Benjamin( Book )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

a novel by Melanie Benjamin( Book )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Here, Melanie Benjamin reveals the story behind one of America's most remarkable marriages, that of Charles and Anne Morrow Lindbergh. The pair were aviators, thirll-seekers, and heroes. This book reveals both the dizzying highs and the devastating lows of their relationship
The autobiography of Mrs. Tom Thumb : [large print book discussion kit] by Melanie Benjamin( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library 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
 
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Alice I have been : a novel
Alternative Names

controlled identityHauser, Melanie, 1962-

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ملانی بنجامین

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The autobiography of Mrs. Tom Thumb : a novelAlice I have been [a novel]The autobiography of Mrs. Tom ThumbThe autobiography of Mrs. Tom Thumb : [large print book discussion kit]