Forrest Gump, The Aviators, Talks with the Enemy (nominated for a Pulitzer Prize), 1942: The Year That Tested Men's Souls, Vicksburg, 1863, and Shiloh, 1862 are among Winston Groom's 14 prior books. He was a member of the Fourth Infantry Division in Vietnam. He resides in the Alabama town of Point Clear.
- Forrest Gump (Movie Tie in)
- The Patriots: Alexander Hamilton, Thomas Jefferson, John Adams, and the Making of America
- The Generals: Patton, MacArthur, Marshall, and the Winning of World War II
- Gump & Co.
- The Aviators: Eddie Rickenbacker, Jimmy Doolittle, Charles Lindbergh, and the Epic Age of Flight