Jeff Guinn

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Jeff Guinn is a former award-winning investigative journalist and the bestselling author of numerous books, including Go Down Together: The True Untold Story of Bonnie and Clyde, The Last Gunfight: The Real Story of the Shootout at the O.K. Corral and How It Changed the West, and Manson: The Life and Times of Charles Manson. Guinn lives in Fort Worth, Texas.

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The Road to Jonestown
Manson
Manson Special Signed Edition
The Last Gunfight
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My Life in 8 Words

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Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. If you're bored, you have no one to blame but yourself.

Q. What’s your greatest fear?

A. I know it sounds pretty obsessive, but I dread every having a moment in my life when I can't think of anything to do. I don't want to become an old man who has lost interest in everything.

Q. What is your favorite occupation, when you’re not writing?

A. Playing tennis, eating Mexican food, and managing my fantasy baseball team.

Q. If you could be anywhere in the world right now, where would you choose to be?

A. Tough question - I'm always happy being with my wife and two grown sons, but I aalso love being out on the road in my car, driving somewhere to interview someone about whatever is the subject of my current book project.

Q. Who is your favorite fictional hero?

A. The Wart in T.H. White's The Once and Future King.

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