- Category : 1944-births
- Type : MGE
- Profile : 3/5 - Martyr / Heretic
- Definition : Split - Small (22,36)
- Incarnation Cross : RAX Contagion 1
American novelist, short story writer and memoirist, whose best-known works are the novel The Sportswriter and its sequels, Independence Day, The Lay of the Land and Let Me Be Frank With You, and the short story collection Rock Springs, which contains several widely anthologized stories.
In 1995, Ford's career reached a high point with the release of Independence Day, which became the first novel to win both the PEN/Faulkner Award and the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction.
His memoir, Between Them: Remembering My Parents, was released on 4 May 2017.