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Smith, Joan 1953-

Overview
Works: 51 works in 257 publications in 7 languages and 6,172 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Political fiction  Christmas stories  Detective and mystery fiction  Historical fiction  Love stories  Romance 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 )

36 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 935 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 715 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 )

18 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 599 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 589 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 556 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 456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

12 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 250 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 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What will survive by Joan Smith( Book )

7 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

6 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 118 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 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Christmas gambol by Joan Smith( Book )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Cicely Caldwell agrees to pose as the anonymous lady author of the vastly popular 'Chaos Is Come Again', she is calculating that such a pretence will gain her entree into the literary circles that might give a lift to her own writing career. But she is certain that the impossibly handsome Lord Montaigne is not telling the truth when claiming the book to be the work of his aunt. Unravelling the truth leads Cicely to the man whose outward cynicism cannot hide his true romantic nature ... on or off the page
Hungry for you : essays and extracts( Book )

3 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The kissing bough by Joan Smith( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A delightful regency romance from the author of THE SAVAGE LORD GRIFFIN Jane Ramsay was thrilled to receive an invitation to spend a country Christmas with Nicholas, heir to Lord Goderich, who was - by his own proclamation - ready to settle down at last. Yet her hopes of a proposal fall flat - the house party was being held in honour of his angelic bride-to-be. But since it is high time for Jane to choose a husband and Nick's friend Pelham seems as good as any, she proceeds to accept his attentions. But if the jealousy in Nick's eyes wasn't proof enough of his hidden affection for her, then surely his embrace under the kissing bough will upset everyone's best laid plans
An infamous proposal by Joan Smith( Book )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

She desired nothing more than a biddable husband Emma, having gone at seventeen directly from her father's home to her husband's arms, is now widowed at the age of twenty - and quite naive in the ways of the world: in particular, how to find herself another match! Thus she proposes to Nicholas Arden, Lord Hansard, eyeing him as a husband who would let her enjoy her freedom and discourage the presence of interfering relatives. His blunt refusal is surprising ... and oddly disappointing. Nick, however, has taken it upon himself to procure a suitable man for this outrageous miss, though none of the candidates are nearly as qualified as ... well, himself. Thus Emma begins to suspect that when it comes to a decent proposal, even a gentleman has the right to change his mind
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 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Regency masquerade by Joan Smith( Book )

2 editions published between 1996 and 2002 in Polish and English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Moira Trevithick and her brother have been bilked of their family fortune by Lionel March, so they masquerade at a country inn as the vulgar Lady Crieff and her stepson, with a plan to take the scoundrel for everything he owes them. But they're not the only ones interested in March, and they look very suspicious to one well-born gentleman
The public woman by Joan Smith( Book )

6 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 55 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
Down with the royals by Joan Smith( Book )

3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 35 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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Alternative Names
Gallant, Jennie 1953-

Joan Alison Smith

Smith, Joan

Джоан Смит

Джоан Сміт

جوآن اسمیت ژورنالیست و نویسنده بریتانیایی

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What men sayFull stopDon't leave me this wayDifferent for girls : how culture creates womenA highwayman came ridingWhat will surviveMoralities : sex, money and power in the twenty-first centuryA Christmas gambol