Books by Meryl Gordon

BUNNY MELLON by Meryl Gordon
Released: Sept. 26, 2017

"A reverential biographical portrait and a window into 20th-century American aristocracy."
A rapturous biography of heiress and celebrated landscape gardener Rachel "Bunny" Mellon (1910-2014). Read full book review >
THE FLOWER GIRL WORE CELERY by Meryl Gordon
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 1, 2016

"A wedding of the new century joyously wrapped in tradition. (Picture book. 4-7)"
Little Emma's cousin is getting married, and such a delightful mix of something old, something new it is. Read full book review >
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: May 27, 2014

"Insightful and intriguing, Gordon's book offers a rare glimpse into a privileged world—and twisted personal psychology—beyond imagining."
Magazine writer Gordon (Journalism/New York Univ.; Mrs. Astor Regrets: The Hidden Betrayals of a Family Beyond Reproach, 2008) provides an illuminating biography of the reclusive, and largely forgotten, American heiress Huguette Clark (1906-2011). Read full book review >
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Dec. 3, 2008

"Juicy account of a shocking scandal."
New York contributing editor Gordon interviewed more than 230 people to craft this readable soap opera about a wealthy family wracked by greed and animosity. Read full book review >