Gump & Co

Gump & Co

Book - 1995
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Baker & Taylor
In the wake of Jenny's death and the bankruptcy of the Bubba Gump Shrimp Co., Forrest finds himself in charge of raising his young son alone and has adventures with the Cola-Cola company and Oliver North. Reprint.

Baker
& Taylor

Struggling to make a life for his young son when the Bubba Gump Shrimp Company takes a dive, Forrest Gump shares a second series of offbeat adventures that entangle him with the Coca-Cola company and Oliver North

Simon and Schuster
Forrest Gump captured our hearts in the #1 New York Times bestselling novel Forrest Gump, and in the blockbuster film, winner of six Academy Awards including Best Picture and Best Actor. Now he returns in the long-awaited sequel to the book hailed by Larry King as "the funniest novel I have ever read." A little older, and wiser in his unique way, Forrest is still running -- this time straight into the age of greed and instant gratification known as the 1980s. Whenever I really get stumped, I go visit Jenny's grave. She tells me she's always rooting for me. The Bubba Gump Shrimp Co. has gone bust and now Forrest is flat broke, sweeping floors in a New Orleans strip joint, when a fresh opportunity to play championship football puts him back in the limelight -- and in the money. But fate turns fickle again, and he's soon out on the road selling phony encyclopedias and trying to raise his son, little Forrest, who needs his father more than ever. Forrest's remarkable, touching, and utterly comic odyssey has just begun: in store for him is an explosive attempt at hog farming; his own dubious recipe for adding life to New Coke; an encounter with Oliver North of the Iran-Contra affair; and a chance yet again to unwittingly twist the nose of

Publisher: New York : Pocket Books, 1995
ISBN: 9780671521707
0671521705
9780671522643
0671522647
Branch Call Number: FIC Gr 1995
Characteristics: 242 pages ; 22 cm

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