Jeff Guinn

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Jeff Guinn is a former award-winning investigative journalist and the bestselling author of numerous books of fiction and nonfiction, 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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Books by this Author

Manson Special Signed Edition
The Last Gunfight
Go Down Together


Manson: The Life and Times of Charles Manson

Why does Charles Manson remain a looming figure in pop culture more than forty years after being convicted for the grisly Los Angeles murders he orchestrated?

My Life in 8 Words

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2342 Bissonnet Street
Houston, TX 77005
AUG 19

Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

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

Q. If you could eat only one thing for the rest of your days, what would it be?

A. Mexican food.

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

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

Q. What’s your fantasy profession?

A. Rock star. Really.

Q. What is your biggest pet peeve?

A. Laziness. Mine or anybody's else's. I'm not real high on self-pity, either.