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The Girls in the Picture by Melanie Benjamin
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it was amazing
bookshelves: audio

Nobody writes character-centric historical fiction better than Melanie Benjamin. Her story of Frances Marion and Mary Pickford in the early days of Hollywood is not only entertaining, it's informative and enlightening. I had no idea how much of an influence Frances had on Hollywood. And, for that matter, I didn't realize Mary Pickford was that powerful.

I love the way Melanie Benjamin's mind works, and I'm thankful that she can get what's in her head onto book pages.

Because I enjoyed the Audible version, I should say narrator Kimberly Farr is a fantastic actress and I will definitely listen to other books she narrates.

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Reading Progress

July 21, 2017 – Shelved
July 21, 2017 – Shelved as: to-read
April 22, 2018 – Started Reading
April 25, 2018 – Shelved as: audio
April 26, 2018 – Finished Reading

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