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Joan Brady

04 December 1939 -

Joan Brady was born on 4 December 1939 in San Francisco, California, USA, daugther to Mildred Edie Brady and Robert A. Brady. She has one sister, Judy. She was a dancer with the San Francisco Ballet and the New York City Ballet, a story she tells in her highly-acclaimed autobiography The Unmaking of a Dancer. Then she went on to study philosophy at Columbia University in New York. In 1963, she married author Dexter Masters, her mother's secret lover. Together they had a son, Alexander Masters, who authored Stuart, A Life Backwards.

She currently lives in Oxford, England. She was the first woman to win the Whitbread Book of the Year Award (now Costa) with Theory of War, she is also the author of short stories, articles, reviews, and suspense novels.

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  • Cover of: Bleedout: a novel
    First published in 2005 10 editions in 1 language — 3 previewable Cover of edition bleedout0000brad Cover of edition bleedoutnovel00brad

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  • Cover of: Theory of war
    First published in 1993 6 editions in 1 language — 3 previewable Cover of edition theoryofwar00brad_0 Cover of edition theoryofwar00brad

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  • Cover of: Prologue: an unconventional life

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  • Cover of: The unmaking of a dancer: an unconventional life
    First published in 1982 3 editions in 1 language — 1 previewable

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  • Cover of: The imposter
    First published in 1979 2 editions in 1 language — 1 previewable

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  • Cover of: Death comes for Peter Pan
    First published in 1996 2 editions in 1 language — 1 previewable

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  • Cover of: The emigré
    First published in 2000 1 edition in 1 language — 1 previewable

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  • Cover of: Teoria de La Guerra
    First published in 1999 1 edition in 1 language

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  • Cover of: The emigré
    First published in 1999 1 edition in 1 language

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  • Cover of: Peter Pan est mort
    First published in 1997 1 edition in 1 language

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  • Cover of: Joan Brady: paintings.
    First published in 1990 1 edition in 1 language

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  • Cover of: Prologue an Unconventional Life

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  • Cover of: Dios vuelve en una Harley
    First published in 1999 1 edition in 1 language — 1 previewable

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  • Cover of: Venom
    First published in 2010 1 edition in 1 language — 1 previewable

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  • Cover of: The blue death
    First published in 2012 1 edition in 1 language — 1 previewable

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  • Cover of: Venom
    First published in 2010 1 edition in 1 language — 1 previewable

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