A novel about the extraordinary partnership between First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt and civil rights activist Mary McLeod Bethune—an unlikely friendship that changed the world, from the New York Times bestselling authors of the Good Morning America Book Club pick The Personal Librarian.
The daughter of formerly enslaved parents, Mary McLeod...
From beloved New York Times and USA Today bestselling author Marie Benedict comes the story of a not-so-famous scientist who not only loved Albert Einstein, but also shaped the theories that brought him lasting renown.
In the tradition of Beatriz Williams and Paula McClain, Marie Benedict's The Other Einstein offers us a window into a brilliant, fascinating woman whose light was lost in Einstein's enormous shadow. This novel...
Marie Benedict stopped by the office on her way to Indianapolis so we just had to record a quick chat about her new bookThe Only Woman in the Room.
Marie Benedict joins the Professional Book Nerds podcast to chat about her book The Other Einstein, the important women of history she's working to shine a light on, and how she transitioned to being a full time writer.