Winston Groom, bestselling author of nine books, wrote the acclaimed Vietnam War novel Better Times Than These, the prize-winning As Summers Die, Gone the Sun, and Only. He coauthored Conversations With the Enemy, which was nominated for a 1984 Pulitzer Prize. He is also the author of the #1 New York Times bestsellers Forrest Gump and Gumpisms: The Wit and Wisdom of Forrest Gump. The phenomenal hit film Forrest Gump garnered six Academy Awards, including Best Picture and Best Actor. Mr. Groom is also the author of Shrouds of Glory, an account of Confederate General John Bell Hood's decisive actions in the lost great campaign of the Civil War. He lives in Point Clear, Alabama.
George Christy Hollywood Reporter That latter-day Huck Finn is now
in his forties and back...ten years after we last caught up with
him...more adventurous twists and turns.
Patricia Holt San Francisco Chronicle "Gump & Co." is a delight.
Robert Plunket The New York Times Book Review As comic voices go, Forrest Gump is a classic.