WorldCat Identities

Smith, Joan 1953-

Overview
Works: 42 works in 238 publications in 4 languages and 5,876 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Political fiction  Detective and mystery fiction 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other
Classifications: PR6069.M4944, 823.914
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Joan Smith
Misogynies : reflections on myths and malice by Joan Smith( Book )

31 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 927 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Misogynies is one of the most celebrated feminist texts by a British author. First published in 1989, it created shock waves with its analyses of history, literature and popular culture. Joan Smith drew on her own experience as one of the few women reporting the Yorkshire Ripper murders and looked at novels, slasher movies, Page Three and Princess Diana, teasing out the attitudes that brought them together
A masculine ending by Joan Smith( Book )

25 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 725 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Loretta Lawson journeys to a conference in Paris to deliver a paper. She arrives home to find that the stranger who appeared to be sleeping in another room has left a large pool of blood behind
What men say by Joan Smith( Book )

17 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 610 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oxford university lecturer Loretta Lawson tries to clear her friend Bridget Bennett, an Oxford don, of involvement in the death of an American hitchhiker. But why is Bridget hiding things from her? By the author of A Masculine Ending
Full stop by Joan Smith( Book )

19 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in English and held by 599 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An Englishwoman's weekend alone in New York. On a stopover, Loretta Lawson spends it in the apartment of an absent friend, with only the friend's dog for company. The weekend begins with an obscene call and ends with a shooting
Don't leave me this way by Joan Smith( Book )

16 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 568 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kriminalroman
Why aren't they screaming? by Joan Smith( Book )

19 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Little coquette by Joan Smith( Book )

5 editions published between 1989 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Different for girls : how culture creates women by Joan Smith( Book )

11 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bundeling van essays o.a. verschenen in 'The Independent' over rolpatronen van vrouwen met name in de Britse samenleving
A highwayman came riding by Joan Smith( Book )

7 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The penny-pinching duchess, determined not to pay for another night's lodgings, insists her coach travel the perilous roads outside London. In doing so, she was all but begging for the unwanted attentions of a roving thief. It is her companion, Marianne Harkness, who first hears the pounding hoofbeats and who boldly meets the gaze of the handsome highwayman Captain Jack. However, nothing goes as planned - for the victims or the criminals - and the duchess leaves it to Marianne to rescue her diamonds from Captain Jack's clutches. But soon adventure turns to mayhem, as Marianne discovers that the only way to reform the scoundrel is to fall in love with him!
Clouds of deceit : the deadly legacy of Britain's bomb tests by Joan Smith( Book )

4 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What will survive by Joan Smith( Book )

7 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Femmes de siècle : stories from the '90s : women writing at the end of two centuries( Book )

5 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Moralities : sex, money and power in the twenty-first century by Joan Smith( Book )

4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hungry for you : essays and extracts( Book )

3 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Moralities : [how to end the abuse of money and power in the 21st century] by Joan Smith( Book )

9 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The public woman by Joan Smith( Book )

6 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How are women supposed to make sense of the world today? Women have never had more freedom - yet questions of inequality persist from the bedroom to the boardroom. A quarter of a century after the publication of her seminal text, Misogynies, Joan Smith looks at what women have achieved - and the price they've paid for it
Hungry for you : from cannibalism to seduction : a book on food by Joan Smith( Book )

4 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Full stop by Joan Smith( Recording )

4 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Loretta is spending the weekend on her own in New York and her confidence is undermined by a series of mysterious and threatening phone calls. She also has an uneasy impression that someone is watching her; there are incidents she cant̀ easily dismiss. She begins to doubt her own judgement and her ex-husband has too many problems of his own to avert the novels̀ terrifying climax
Don't leave me this way by Joan Smith( Recording )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On Christmas eve Loretta is getting ready for a party, and is looking forward to spending the holidays with her boyfriend, the composer Robert Herrin. But when Sandra a distant acquaintance rings up to ask for shelter after her flat was flooded out, Loretta's plans are upset. Irritation turns to anxiety when sandra disappears on new year's eve
Down with the Royals by Joan Smith( Book )

3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provocations is a groundbreaking new series of short polemics composed by some of the most intriguing voices in contemporary culture. Never less than sharp, intelligent and controversial Provocations is a major new contribution to some of the most vital discussions in society today. After Diana, there seemed some hope that this country would finally grow up and get rid of the monarchy, the symbol of inequality and privilege. But the royals have been smart and were able to cleverly re-establish themselves. Now with William, Kate and their babies, it has become almost treasonable to argue for an elected head of state. That is exactly why it must be done, according to Joan Smith
 
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What men say
Alternative Names
Gallant, Jennie 1953-

Joan Alison Smith

Smith, Joan

Джоан Смит

Джоан Сміт

جوآن اسمیت ژورنالیست و نویسنده بریتانیایی

スミス, ジョーン

Languages
English (183)

German (9)

Spanish (2)

Danish (2)

Covers
What men sayFull stopDon't leave me this wayLittle coquetteDifferent for girls : how culture creates womenA highwayman came ridingWhat will surviveMoralities : sex, money and power in the twenty-first century