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General Information

Name:  Joe Brown  

Pen Name: None

Genre: C:CHILD Fiction

Born: 1935 in Chicago, Illinois


Illinois Connection

Joe Brown lives in Lincolnwood, Il.

Biographical and Professional Information

Joe Brown was an attorney in Chicago for fifty years before embarking on a writing career at age 70. He started writing these stories for his children in the 1960s. After retiring he began, again, writing about Marceau’s adventures. Now 75, he has completed the four-book series that has taken more than forty years to write.

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