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Forrest Gump is a 1986 novel by Winston Groom. The title charac...

wikipedia - 20 Sep 2016
Forrest Gump is a 1986 novel by Winston Groom. The title character retells adventures ranging from shrimp boating and ping pong championships, to thinking about his childhood love, as he bumbles his way through American history, with everything from the Vietnam War to college football becoming part of the story.
forrest gump (novel)

Crazy Stuff in the Forrest Gump Book That Wasn't in the Movie

TVOvermind - 10 Dec 2017
It's very true that both sides need each other when it comes to telling a story, but the idea that anyone would tear apart someone's story with such reckless abandon is kind of heart-rending. It makes me want to never give any consideration to making ...
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50 things to do in South Carolina before you die

The State - 14 Dec 2017
Sure you could cheat and watch either of the Oscar-nominated films based on his books (“The Prince of Tides” or “The Great Santini”), but his best known works are the novel “The Lords of Discipline” and his memoir, “My Losing Season.” 33. Visit South ...
forrest gump (novel)

"Merry Christmas, Louisiana," says author Jerry Antil

Benzinga - 10 Dec 2017
Interestingly the novel is about an aging, retired army officer who happens to be black. An adventure-driven novel chronicles an eventful road trip taken by a dying man and the Cajun French version of Forrest Gump. Boudreaux Clemont Finch generally ...
forrest gump (novel)

Alabama, You're Breaking My Heart

The Good Men Project (blog) - 12 Dec 2017
Willie Mays: Member of the baseball hall of fame, 660 home runs, 12-time gold glove winner. Winston Groom: prolific fiction and nonfiction writer, author of Forrest Gump. Chuck Leavell: recorded and toured with the Allman Brothers Band, Eric Clapton ...
forrest gump (novel)

Make Your Life Better Reading Howard Bloom

Forbes - 11 Dec 2017
So great is his body of work that it would be easy for even a superbly accomplished individual to read the bio at the back of his recently published book and come away with a general feeling of inferiority. Don't let that put you off. Neither should ...
forrest gump (novel)

“Little Women” has a lot of charm

Flor-Ala - 19 Nov 2017
Having never seen the Broadway musical or read the 1869 novel, I went into “Little Women” blind. After it was over, however, I could see its appeal. The story centers on Jo, an aspiring writer who, along with her three sisters, Meg, Beth and Amy ...
forrest gump (novel)

Last Post, December 12

The Australian - 11 Dec 2017
Despite Malcolm Turnbull's sustained efforts to present himself as the Nelson Mandela of marriage equality, leading the rainbow nation out of the darkness of matrimonial apartheid, I still cannot help seeing him as Forrest Gump in someone else's photo ...
forrest gump (novel)

Sally Field memoir, 'In Pieces,' coming out next fall

Norfolk Daily News - 08 Dec 2017
The publisher announced Wednesday that the book will cover her private and professional lives, notably her rise from the teen star of “Gidget” to her acclaimed performances in “Places in the Heart,” ”Norma Rae,” ”Lincoln” and other films. Field said in ...
forrest gump (novel)

11 adaptations that are wildly different from their books (blog) - 06 Sep 2017
While many revel in the sentiment and earnestness at the heart of Forrest Gump, its original source material is far more cynical and cold. It's hard to keep a dry eye when Jenny (Robin Wright) succumbs to her illness, leaving Forrest to raise their son ...

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