Marie Benedict and Victoria Christopher Murray

Tuesday, July 19, 2022 - 6:30pm
Meet Marie Benedict and Victoria Christopher Murray, authors of The Personal LibrarianThe Personal Librarian tells the little-known and incredibly
timely story of Belle da Costa Greene. Hired by J.P. Morgan in 1905 to serve as his personal librarian, and creator of the Morgan Library's famous manuscript
collection, she became one of the most powerful people in the art world, and one of history's most prominent librarians. But Belle was hiding a secret:
she was shielding her Black identity and "passing" for white. A GMA Book Club Pick and instant New York Times bestseller!

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Books will be available for purchase and signing.
No outside books permitted.

Marie Benedict is a lawyer with more than ten years' experience as a litigator. A graduate of Boston College and Boston University School of Law, she is a New York Times and USA Today bestselling author. She lives in Pittsburgh with her family.

Victoria Christopher Murray is one of the country's top Black contemporary authors with more than one million books in print. She has written over thirty novels, including the Seven Deadly Sinda series and Stand Your Ground, a Library Journal Best Book of the Year. She holds an MBA from the NYU Stern School of Business.


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50 East Main Street
Westminster, MD 21157
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ISBN: 9780593101544
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Berkley - June 7th, 2022