Illinois State Library

Illinois Center for the Book


Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Joe Brown  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Fiction

Audience: Children;

Born: 1935 in Chicago, Illinois


-- Website -- http://theflightsofmarceau.com
-- Joe Brown on WorldCat -- http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=joe+brown

E-Mail: -- jola1@aol.com


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.


Speaking Engagements

Speaking Engagement Availability (Yes) Contact the author at [mailto:joe@theflightsofmarceau.com joe@theflightsofmarceau.com].

Selected Titles At Your Library

Race to the rescue /
ISBN: 0545134730. OCLC Number: 489516075

Scholastic,. .

A hurricane forces everyone to evacuate the city, but the zoo animals are left behind without food. Marceau the cabdriver hears about the starving animals and races to their rescue.

The flights of Marceau /
ISBN: 0979749506. OCLC Number: 212781724

Majestic Eagle Pub. Co.,. .

Marceau is a New York City taxi driver who imagines himself participating in amazing adventures.

The flights of Marceau :
ISBN: 9780979749537. OCLC Number: 667228599

Majestic Eagle Pub. Co.,. .

Marceau is a New York City taxi driver who imagines himself participating in amazing adventures.