James Brady





James Brady


Born
in Sheepshead Bay, Brooklyn, New York, The United States
November 15, 1928

Died
January 26, 2009

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James Winston Brady was an American celebrity columnist who created the Page Six gossip column in the New York Post and authored the In Step With column in Parade for nearly 25 years until his death. He also authored numerous books about his time serving in the United States Marine Corps during the Korean War.

Average rating: 3.76 · 1,320 ratings · 146 reviews · 27 distinct worksSimilar authors
The Coldest War: A Memoir o...

3.93 avg rating — 336 ratings — published 1990 — 6 editions
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The Marines of Autumn

3.95 avg rating — 283 ratings — published 2000 — 5 editions
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Hero of the Pacific: The Li...

3.59 avg rating — 238 ratings — published 2009 — 13 editions
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Why Marines Fight

3.81 avg rating — 127 ratings — published 2007 — 10 editions
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Warning of War: A Novel of ...

4.14 avg rating — 92 ratings — published 2002 — 12 editions
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The Marine: A Novel of War ...

3.72 avg rating — 58 ratings — published 2003 — 5 editions
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The Scariest Place in the W...

3.19 avg rating — 48 ratings — published 2005 — 6 editions
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Further Lane: A Novel

3.03 avg rating — 33 ratings — published 1997 — 4 editions
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A Hamptons Christmas

3.15 avg rating — 27 ratings — published 2000 — 4 editions
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The House That Ate the Hamp...

2.75 avg rating — 24 ratings — published 1999 — 2 editions
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More books by James Brady…
“When life gives you lemons you make lemonade. I have several stands.”
James Brady

“Simple things, simple pleasures, cutting and splitting wood, a love of the country they wanted to see more of, memories of softball fields and a girl named Amanda. There are such women as Theresa "Sam" Fitzgerald who love their men. Are content with their lives together.”
James Brady, Why Marines Fight

“It was enough to disillusion a man, Red Philips remarked, if a man were silly enough to have illusions. Red”
James Brady, The Coldest War: A Memoir of Korea

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