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Brown, Joe David

Overview
Works: 50 works in 221 publications in 8 languages and 6,688 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Drama  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  History  Religious fiction  Bildungsromans  Pictorial works  Historical fiction 
Roles: 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
India by Joe David Brown( Book )
33 editions published between 1961 and 1971 in 5 languages and held by 1,780 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
Addie Pray : a novel by Joe David Brown( Book )
11 editions published between 1971 and 1976 in 4 languages and held by 1,152 libraries worldwide
Een elf-jarig meisje doorkruist in de Amerikaanse crisisjaren per auto met haar vermoedelijke vader de zuidelijke staten van de Verenigde Staten en misbruik makend van de goedgelovigheid van de bevolking slagen ze erin velen op te lichten
Paper moon by Joe David Brown( Book )
32 editions published between 1971 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 976 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."
The Hippies by Joe David Brown( Book )
19 editions published between 1967 and 1968 in French and English and held by 522 libraries worldwide
Stars in my crown by Joe David Brown( Book )
13 editions published between 1947 and 1974 in 3 languages and held by 337 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 212 libraries worldwide
The freeholder by Joe David Brown( Book )
9 editions published between 1949 and 1976 in English and held by 181 libraries worldwide
Kings go forth by Joe David Brown( Book )
10 editions published between 1956 and 1958 in English and Undetermined and held by 144 libraries worldwide
Glimpse of a stranger by Joe David Brown( Book )
1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 130 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 130 libraries worldwide
Paper moon by Joe David Brown( Sound Recording )
8 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and held by 74 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 )
3 editions published between 1991 and 2004 in English and Multiple languages and held by 42 libraries worldwide
Based on Joe David Brown's gripping post-war novel and set to Elmer Bernstein's imaginative score, Kings Go Forth packs plenty of explosive excitement and fervent passion. Sinatra portrays war-weary Sgt. Loggins. Curtis plays Harris, the troop newcomer who fights alongside Loggins ... yet rivals him for the love of Monique (Wood), who is half black. When the men learn of Monique's racial background, it tests the character of each
Paper moon by Peter Bogdanovich( visu )
8 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in German and English and held by 17 libraries worldwide
Nach dem Tode der Mutter finden die uneheliche neunjährige Tochter und ihr sich verleugnender Vater zunächst unfreiwillig zu einem Stromerpaar zusammen, das sich mit gemeinsamen Betrügereien not- dürftig durch die Krisenzeit der dreißiger Jahre in den USA schlägt. Mit poetischem Sinn und moralischer Nachsicht für den Lebenskampf der sozial Schwächeren inszenierte gemütvoll-launige Unterhaltung. Tatum O"Neil erhielt für ihr Filmdebüt einen Oscar
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 )
7 editions published between 1972 and 1976 in German and Undetermined 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
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
The hippies : by the correspondents of Time ( Book )
4 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
Paper moon : a novel ; (Formerly titled Addie Pray) by Joe David Brown( Book )
3 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
Young Addie Pray and "Long Boy" travel the backroads of the South fleecing as many citizens as the traffic will allow
 
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Alternative Names
Brown, J. D.
Brown, Joe D.
Languages
English (120)
French (20)
German (18)
Spanish (9)
Italian (4)
Swedish (3)
Dutch (3)
Multiple languages (1)
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