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Joy Fielding

Author of See Jane Run

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About the Author

Author and actress Joy Fielding was born in Canada in 1945. She received a BA in English literature from the University of Toronto in 1966. While a student, she focused on acting and was one of four stars in a student movie, Winter Kept Us Warm. After graduation, she moved to Los Angeles and show more appeared on Gunsmoke. Her first book, The Best of Friends, was published without an agent. She has written numerous novels since then including Don't Cry Now, The Deep End, The Other Woman, Missing Pieces and Now You See Her. The Periodical Distributors of Canada named her book, Kiss Mommy Goodbye, Book of the Year for 1982. She has contributed book reviews to the Toronto Globe and Mail, CBC's The Radio Show, and CBC-TV's The Journal's Friday Night. Her books, See Jane Run and Tell Me No Secrets, have been adapted into films. (Bowker Author Biography) show less
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Works by Joy Fielding

See Jane Run (1991) 910 copies
Still Life (2009) 654 copies
Heartstopper (2007) 602 copies
Whispers and Lies (2002) 593 copies
Missing Pieces (1997) 593 copies
Mad River Road (2006) 592 copies
Charley's Web (2007) 574 copies
Don't Cry Now (1995) 550 copies
Puppet (2005) 507 copies
Grand Avenue (2001) 500 copies
The First Time (2000) 484 copies
Tell Me No Secrets (1993) 423 copies
Lost (2003) 396 copies
Now You See Her (2011) 385 copies
The Wild Zone (2010) 374 copies

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RDSELP v180 The Peach Keeper | Now You See Her (2012) — Author — 10 copies

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Common Knowledge

Legal name
Tepperman, Joy (birth)
Birthdate
1945-03-18
Gender
female
Nationality
Canada
Birthplace
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Places of residence
Toronto, Ontario, Canada (birth)
Palm Beach, Florida, USA
Education
University of Toronto (BA|English Literature|1966)
Occupations
novelist
actress
Short biography
Joy Fielding was born and in Toronto, Canada in 1945 and went to the University of Toronto, where she received her B.A. after majoring in English, and appearing in the well-received student movie, "Winter Kept Us Warm." Acting ambitions subsequently took her to Hollywood where she got a part in an episode of "Gunsmoke" and worked in a lot of banks before leaving L.A. and returning to Toronto and her first love—writing. She has been married to her lawyer husband for almost 25 years, and they have 2 daughters, Shannon, age 22, and Annie, age 19.

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Works
49
Also by
22
Members
10,950
Popularity
#2,159
Rating
½ 3.5
Reviews
350
ISBNs
1,021
Languages
19
Favorited
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