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Jon Winokur

Biography

Jon Winokur

Jon Winokur is an American writer and editor. Born in Detroit, the son of Martin M. and Elinor Winokur, he attended Temple University (BA, 1970) and the University of West Los Angeles.

Books by Jon Winokur

by Burt Reynolds and Jon Winokur - Memoir, Biography, Movies, Nonfiction

Burt Reynolds has been a Hollywood leading man for six decades, known for his legendary performances, sex-symbol status and storied Hollywood romances. In his long career of stardom, during which he was number one at the box office for five years in a row, Reynolds has seen it all. BUT ENOUGH ABOUT ME will tell his story through the people he’s encountered on his amazing journey. In his words, he plans to “call out the assholes,” try to make amends for “being the asshole myself on too many occasions,” and pay homage to the many heroes he has come to love and respect.

by James Garner and Jon Winokur - Memoir, Nonfiction

In his memoir, James Garner recalls breaking Doris Day’s ribs, having a “heart-to-heart and eyeball-to-eyeball” with Steve McQueen, being “a card-carrying liberal --- and proud of it,” and much more.