Search - List of Books by Joan Brady

Joan Brady (born 1939) is a writer. She is the first woman, and so far the only American, to win the prestigious Whitbread Book of the Year Award. Other winners include Seamus Heaney and Ted Hughes.

Her second novel, Theory of War, won the prize in 1993. This book also won the French Prix du Meilleur Livre Étranger and was awarded a US National Endowment for the Arts grant. Two novels followed, Death Comes for Peter Pan and The Emigre. Her autobiography appears under both the titles Prologue and The Unmaking of a Dancer.

Bleedout is her first thriller; its sequel will be published early in 2009. She started writing crime fiction because her local Council took her to court 15 times for trying to defend herself against glue fumes from a neighboring workshop. The injustice made her so angry she wanted to line people up against a wall and machine gun them. Instead she wrote the book and dedicated it to the Council. She has since won a court case on the matter.

She was born in San Francisco, California and was a dancer with the San Francisco Ballet and the New York City Ballet before studying at Columbia University in New York. She married the late author, Dexter Masters, in 1963. She currently lives in Devon, England.

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Total Books: 76
America's Dreyfus The Case Nixon Rigged
2015 - America's Dreyfus the Case Nixon Rigged (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780993153327
ISBN-10: 0993153321
Genres: History, Law, Politics & Social Sciences
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Un angel en una Harley
2015 - Un Angel En Una Harley [Spanish Edition] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9788490700105
ISBN-10: 8490700109
Genre: Self-Help
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Te amo no me llames
2014 - Te Amo No Me Llames [Spanish Edition] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9788498728156
ISBN-10: 8498728150
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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The Blue Death
2012 - The Blue Death (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780857204325
ISBN-10: 0857204327
Genre: Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
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La balada de los elefantes
2012 - La Balada De Los Elefantes [Spanish Edition] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9788415420170
ISBN-10: 841542017X
Genre: Self-Help
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Venom
2010 - Venom (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780743270113
ISBN-10: 0743270118
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
  • Currently 3/5 Stars.
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The Ghost of Mt Soledad
2010 - The Ghost of Mt Soledad (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780615324821
ISBN-10: 0615324827
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Romance
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
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Amantes De Gibraltar Los
2009 - Amantes De Gibraltar Los [Spanish Edition] (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9788466641586
ISBN-10: 8466641580
Genre: Romance
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Bleedout
2008 - Bleedout (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781416524847
ISBN-10: 1416524843
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
  • Currently 3.1/5 Stars.
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Istanbul DuMont direkt
2007 - Istanbul Dumont Direkt (Other)
ISBN-13: 9783770165223
ISBN-10: 3770165225
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Cuando Tu Estas Aqui/ When You Are Here
2007 - Cuando Tu Estas Aqui/ When You Are Here (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9788466605069
ISBN-10: 8466605061
Genres: Health, Fitness & Dieting, Literature & Fiction, Nonfiction
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Hasta el cielo
2006 - Hasta El Cielo (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9788440679925
ISBN-10: 8440679920
Genres: Health, Fitness & Dieting, Literature & Fiction, Religion & Spirituality, Nonfiction
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2006 - En Llamas [Millenium] (Hardcover)Paperback
Dios en una Harley El regreso
Dios en una Harley  el regreso
2005 - Dios En Una Harley El Regreso (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9788466623117
ISBN-10: 8466623116
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
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Dios vuelve en una Harley
Bleedout  A Novel
2005 - Bleedout a Novel (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780743270083
ISBN-10: 0743270088
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
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Joyride
2003 - Joyride (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781413419405
ISBN-10: 1413419402
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Romance
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God on a Harley A Spiritual Fable
2001 - God on a Harley a Spiritual Fable [G K Hall Large Print Inspirational Series] (Hardcover)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780783894508
ISBN-10: 0783894503
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Religion & Spirituality
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Dios vuelve ne una Harley
2001 - Dios Vuelve Ne Una Harley [Spanish Edition] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9788495501462
ISBN-10: 8495501465
Genres: Religion & Spirituality, Nonfiction
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The Emigre
2000 - The Emigre (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780749395032
ISBN-10: 0749395036
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Als Gott Harley Davidson fuhr
1999 - Als Gott Harley Davidson Fuhr (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9783453157507
ISBN-10: 3453157508
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Teoria De La Guerra [Spanish Edition] (Hardcover)