Authors @ NCL: Mistress of the Ritz

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May 21 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Location: Lamb Room

Melanie Benjamin, author of the New York Times bestseller The Aviator’s Wife and The Swans of Fifth Avenue, presents her newest novel, Mistress of the Ritz. A captivating 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. Based on true events, Mistress of the Ritz is a taut tale of suspense wrapped up in a love story for the ages, the inspiring story of a woman and a man who discover the best in each other amid the turbulence of war.

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MELANIE BENJAMIN is the New York Times bestselling author of Alice I Have Been, The Autobiography of Mrs. Tom Thumb, The Aviator’s Wife, The Swans of Fifth Avenue, and The Girls in the Picture. Benjamin lives in Chicago, where she is at work on her next historical novel.

In partnership with Elm Street Books.

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Date:
May 21
Time:
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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Adult Programs
Phone:
203-594-5003
Email:
newsletter@newcanaanlibrary.org

Venue

Lamb Room
151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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Phone:
2035945003