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Winston Groom

Winston Francis Groom, Jr. (born March 23, 1943) is an American novelist and non-fiction writer. He is best known for his book Forrest Gump, which was adapted into a film by Robert Zemeckis in 1994. The film became a cultural phenomenon, and won six Academy Awards. He published a sequel, Gump and Co., in 1995. He has also written numerous non-fiction works, on diverse subjects including the American Civil War and the Great War.
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    • Forrest Gump

    • By: Winston Groom
    • Narrated by: Mark Hammer
    • Length: 9 hrs and 9 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 715
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 649
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 653

    "Bein' a idiot is no box of chocolates," but "at least I ain't led no hum-drum life," says Forrest Gump, the lovable, surprisingly savvy hero of this wonderful comic tale....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A Storytelling Masterpiece

    • By Penn Kname on 06-30-11

    Regular price: $18.89

    • The Aviators

    • Eddie Rickenbacker, Jimmy Doolittle, Charles Lindbergh, and the Epic Age of Flight
    • By: Winston Groom
    • Narrated by: Robertson Dean
    • Length: 17 hrs and 23 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,973
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,809
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,804

    Gifted storyteller Winston Groom, the bestselling author of Forrest Gump, has written the fascinating story of three extraordinary heroes who defined aviation during the great age of flight....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great listening experience!

    • By tjcrewsbooks on 11-12-13
    • Eddie Rickenbacker, Jimmy Doolittle, Charles Lindbergh, and the Epic Age of Flight
    • By: Winston Groom
    • Narrated by: Robertson Dean
    • Length: 17 hrs and 23 mins
    • Release date: 11-05-13
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 1,973 ratings

    Regular price: $29.95

    • Gump & Co.

    • By: Winston Groom
    • Narrated by: Will Patton
    • Length: 2 hrs and 50 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 103
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 93
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 93

    A little older, and wiser in his own unique way, Gump is still running through the kaleidoscopic events of our times -- and straight into the age of greed and instant gratification known as the 1980s....

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Disappointing

    • By Smedley on 07-30-12

    Regular price: $10.31

    • The Generals

    • Patton, MacArthur, Marshall, and the Winning of World War II
    • By: Winston Groom
    • Narrated by: Robertson Dean
    • Length: 16 hrs and 2 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,040
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 957
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 960

    Celebrated historian Winston Groom tells the intertwined and uniquely American tales of George Patton, Douglas MacArthur, and George Marshall....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Nothing new here

    • By Mike From Mesa on 01-13-16
    • Patton, MacArthur, Marshall, and the Winning of World War II
    • By: Winston Groom
    • Narrated by: Robertson Dean
    • Length: 16 hrs and 2 mins
    • Release date: 11-10-15
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 1,040 ratings

    Regular price: $29.95

    • A Storm in Flanders

    • The Ypres Salient, 1914-1918: Tragedy and Triumph on the Western Front
    • By: Winston Groom
    • Narrated by: David Baker
    • Length: 10 hrs and 5 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 119
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 111
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 111

    Novelist and prizewinning historian Winston Groom's gripping history of the four-year battle for Ypres in Belgian Flanders....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • I love, love, love this book!

    • By Amazon Customer on 08-16-16
    • The Ypres Salient, 1914-1918: Tragedy and Triumph on the Western Front
    • By: Winston Groom
    • Narrated by: David Baker
    • Length: 10 hrs and 5 mins
    • Release date: 06-16-15
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 119 ratings

    Regular price: $24.95

    • The Allies

    • Churchill, Roosevelt, Stalin, and the Unlikely Alliance That Won World War II
    • By: Winston Groom
    • Narrated by: George Guidall
    • Length: 15 hrs and 47 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 29
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 26
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 25

    Best-selling author Winston Groom tells the complex story of how Franklin Roosevelt, Winston Churchill, and Joseph Stalin - the three iconic and vastly different Allied leaders - aligned to win World War II and created a new world order....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great book! Well done.

    • By Pete D on 04-14-19
    • Churchill, Roosevelt, Stalin, and the Unlikely Alliance That Won World War II
    • By: Winston Groom
    • Narrated by: George Guidall
    • Length: 15 hrs and 47 mins
    • Release date: 11-13-18
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 29 ratings

    Regular price: $29.95

    • Shiloh, 1862

    • By: Winston Groom
    • Narrated by: Eric G. Dove
    • Length: 10 hrs and 48 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 125
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 120
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 119

    The Battle of Shiloh, fought in the wilderness of southern Tennessee in April 1862, marked a violent crossroads in the Civil War....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Absorbing story of the hell of Shiloh

    • By 9S on 02-04-13

    Regular price: $24.95

    • El Paso

    • By: Winston Groom
    • Narrated by: Robertson Dean
    • Length: 16 hrs and 30 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 122
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 111
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 111

    El Paso pits the legendary Pancho Villa, a much-feared outlaw and revolutionary, against a thrill-seeking railroad tycoon known as the Colonel....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • interesting story

    • By Chad on 10-31-16

    Regular price: $34.99

    • Patriotic Fire

    • Andrew Jackson and Jean Laffite at the Battle of New Orleans
    • By: Winston Groom
    • Narrated by: Grover Gardner
    • Length: 10 hrs and 10 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 143
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 106
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 108

    This audio program has all the ingredients of a high-flying adventure story....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A Great Book About A Fascinating Battle

    • By David I. Williams on 05-12-13

    Regular price: $24.95

    • Such a Pretty, Pretty Girl

    • By: Winston Groom
    • Narrated by: Dylan Baker
    • Length: 4 hrs and 7 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 5
    • Performance
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    • Story
      3 out of 5 stars 1

    Delia Jamison is a gorgeous woman at the pinnacle of her career as anchor of a network news show in Los Angeles. But she is being blackmailed by someone...

    Regular price: $16.80

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