Melanie Benjamin is the New York Times bestselling author of The Aviator’s Wife, The Autobiography of Mrs. Tom Thumb, Alice I Have Been, and most recently, Mistress of the Ritz, which is an amazing historical fiction novel set during World War II in Paris.
Mistress of the Ritz is based on the story of the extraordinary real-life American woman who secretly worked for the French Resistance during World War II—while playing hostess to the invading Germans at the iconic Hôtel Ritz in Paris. It’s a must-read if you’re looking to be whisked away into a different world and learn something at the same time.
In the video below, Melanie recommends three books that are a pleasure to read. Not only are the plots astounding, but they’re gorgeously written and extremely captivating. Watch to learn more!