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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Tom Groneberg  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Non-Fiction

Born: 1966 in Chicago, Illinois


Illinois Connection

He was born in Chicago, Illinois. He graduated from University of Illinois.

Biographical and Professional Information

Groneberg is an author who lived in Chicago for many years before deciding to move west. Besides writing books, he has written articles, essays and short stories that have appeared in ''Esquire'', ''Men's Health'', ''Best Life'', ''Men's Journal'', ''Sports Afield'', and he's a frequent contibutor to the award-winning ''Montana Quarterly'' and ''Big Sky Journal''.Groneberg has worked as a tour guide and cattle rancher. He currently lives in Montana.

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Titles At Your Library


-- Top Ten Editor's Pick ( Best Books of the Year (January Magazine Barnes & Noble Discover Great New Writer's Program Honor Book Award from the Montana Humanities Council Horizon Award from the Wyoming Arts Coucil