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Brown, Joe David

Overview
Works: 54 works in 227 publications in 8 languages and 6,623 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Drama  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  History  Religious fiction  Biography  Bildungsromans  Pictorial works  Historical fiction 
Roles: Author, Editor, Bibliographic antecedent, Publishing director
Classifications: DS407, 915.4
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Joe David Brown
Publications by Joe David Brown
Publications by Joe David Brown, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Joe David Brown
 
Most widely held works by Joe David Brown
Addie Pray : a novel by Joe David Brown( Book )
47 editions published between 1971 and 2006 in 7 languages and held by 2,086 libraries worldwide
"Addie Pray, eleven, and her father are con artists who travel the South before they join a more sophisticated schemer who plans their ultimate con." *** "The death of eleven-year-old Addie Pray's mother leaves her in the care of Long Boy, a man who may or may not be her biological father, and together they set out to con their way through the Deep South in the middle of the Great Depression."
India by Joe David Brown( Book )
31 editions published between 1961 and 1971 in 5 languages and held by 1,744 libraries worldwide
"With independence the new India opened its windows to the world ... How the Indian government and people have embarked on this great adventure--something of their problems, the immense difficulties encountered, their frustrations and failures, but also their achievements and victories--will be found here
The Hippies by Joe David Brown( Book )
15 editions published between 1967 and 1968 in French and English and held by 507 libraries worldwide
Stars in my crown by Joe David Brown( Book )
12 editions published between 1947 and 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 331 libraries worldwide
John's grandpa didn't really run the town of Walesburg: he just nudged it along in the right direction
Can Christianity survive? ( Book )
2 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 210 libraries worldwide
The freeholder by Joe David Brown( Book )
11 editions published between 1949 and 1976 in English and held by 180 libraries worldwide
Kings go forth by Joe David Brown( Book )
10 editions published between 1956 and 1958 in English and Undetermined and held by 143 libraries worldwide
Sex in the '60s; a candid look at the age of mini-morals ( Book )
1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 129 libraries worldwide
Glimpse of a stranger by Joe David Brown( Book )
1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 127 libraries worldwide
Paper moon by Joe David Brown( Sound Recording )
9 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and held by 82 libraries worldwide
Set in the darkest days of the Great Depression, Paper Moon is the story of what happens when Addie's mother is killed in a car crash, leaving her daughter in the questionable hands of Long Boy, a con-man who may or may not be her biological father. Together they set out on a rollicking journey through the Deep South, hustling every sucker in sight and proving time and time again that no matter how much money you make, it's no fun unless you're making it with somebody you love
Kings go forth ( visu )
4 editions published between 1991 and 2004 in English and Multiple languages and held by 40 libraries worldwide
Drama set in World War II France about two American soldiers who fall in love with the same girl unaware that she is half black
Paper moon by Peter Bogdanovich( visu )
10 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 18 libraries worldwide
Der glattzüngige Hochstapler Moses Pray fährt während einer Wirtschaftsflaute mit einer Wagenladung Luxus-Bibeln durch Kansas. Mit einer Adressenliste frischgebackener Witwen, von denen er sich einen Anteil ausrechnet, trifft er auf Addie, ein zigarettenrauchendes Waisenkind, das sich Moses anschliesst und es fertig bringt, selbst dem Meisterbetrüger noch Tricks zu zeigen. Das geht so lange gut, bis Addie feststellt, dass Trixie, welche inzwischen mit auf Tour geht, sich zwischen Addie und Moses drängt - was offensichtlich nicht passieren darf
Paper moon Barbe à Papa ( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 15 libraries worldwide
A nine-year old cigarette-smoking orphan joins a smooth-talking Bible salesman driving through Depression-era Kansas and manages to show the con man some new tricks
Indien by Joe David Brown( Book )
3 editions published between 1964 and 1968 in German and Swedish and held by 14 libraries worldwide
Die Geschichte von Addie und Long Boy und wie sie beide fröhlichen Herzens auf anderer Leute Kosten lebten : Roman by Joe David Brown( Book )
6 editions published between 1972 and 1976 in German and held by 14 libraries worldwide
L'Inde by Joe David Brown( Book )
8 editions published between 1961 and 1967 in French and English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
The hippies : by the correspondents of Time ( Book )
4 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
Concerto in F major for euphonium and piano (originally for flute in D major, op. 27) by Franz Xaver Pokorny( score )
2 editions published between 1984 and 1991 in No Linguistic Content and held by 10 libraries worldwide
Grandpa and the miracle of the grindstone : selected from the book Stars in my crown by Joe David Brown( Book )
2 editions published between 1947 and 1955 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
Frank Sinatra by Frank Sinatra( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
A hotel man with no financial sense borrows money to prevent foreclosure from his older brother; a loveable bunch of gamblers are always looking for a crap game, but find salvation instead; two soldiers fight side by side but fall out over a woman they both love; a Korean war hero is brainwashed and used as a tool in a political assassination plot; Spanish guerilla fighters join a British Navy captain in order to force the French out of Avila
 
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Alternative Names
Brown, J. D.
Brown, Joe D.
Languages
English (126)
German (18)
French (16)
Spanish (9)
Swedish (3)
Italian (3)
Multiple languages (2)
Dutch (2)
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