Groom, Winston (Francis), Jr.

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GROOM, Winston (Francis), Jr.

GROOM, Winston (Francis), Jr. American. Genres: Novels, History. Career: Reporter and later columnist, Washington Star, Washington, D.C., 1967-76; full-time novelist, 1976-. Publications: NOVELS: Better Times Than These, 1978; As Summers Die, 1980; Only, 1984; Forrest Gump; 1986; Gone the Sun, 1988; Gump & Co., 1995; Such a Pretty, Pretty Girl, 1999. Other; Conversations with the Enemy: The Story of PFC Robert Garwood, 1983; Shrouds of Glory: From Atlanta to Nashville-The Last Great Campaign of the Civil War, 1994; Gumpisms: The Wit and Wisdom of Forrest Gump, 1994; The Bubba Gump Shrimp Co. Cookbook, 1994; Forrest Gump: My Favorite Chocolate Recipes: Mama's Fudge, Cookies, Cakes, and Candies, 1995; (author of forward) James Jones: A Friendship, 1999; The Crimson Tide: An Illustrated History of Football at the University of Alabama, 2000; A Storm in Flanders, 2002. Address: c/o Theron Raines, Raines & Raines, 103 Kenyon Rd, Medusa, NY 12120-1404, U.S.A.