Heather Terrell writes under the pen name Marie Benedict, and she is a New York Times and USA Today bestselling author of eight works of historical fiction. A lawyer with more than 10 years of experience, Terrell found her calling in unearthing the hidden historical stories of women. She is the author of several books, including The Only Woman in the Room, The Mystery of Mrs. Christie, Carnegie’s Maid, The Other Einstein, Lady Clementine and The Mitford Affair. She lives in Pittsburgh with her family.
When it comes to taking on stories about larger-than-life women, lawyer and author Heather Terrell, who writes under the pen name Marie Benedict, has a long track record.