Books Herman Wouk Books by Herman Wouk Herman Wouk has written books about: Literary Fiction Fiction Nonfiction Biography & Memoir Facebook Twitter Google+ Email NPR stories about Herman Wouk Herman Wouk Stephanie Diani/Simon & Schuster hide caption toggle caption Stephanie Diani/Simon & Schuster The Week's Best Stories From NPR Books Herman Wouk Says He's A 'Happy Gent' At 100 January 14, 2016 The Pulitzer Prize-winning author of beloved blockbusters like The Winds of War is celebrating his milestone with a new memoir, Sailor and Fiddler, that sums up his thoughts on what it means to write. Herman Wouk Says He's A 'Happy Gent' At 100 Listen · 4:52 4:52 Toggle more options Download Embed Embed <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/462923148/463084466" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player"> Transcript Book Reviews 'Sailor And Fiddler' Is A Lovely Coda To A Literary Career December 29, 2015 Herman Wouk says his new memoir will be his last book — at 100, he says, he is at last free of a lifelong to-do list. Critic Michael Schaub says the book is surprisingly short, but packed with charm. Making a List Yellowing, Dog-Eared, and Perfect December 2, 2005 Commentator Jake Halpern plans on giving Herman Wouk's 1971 classic The Winds of War this holiday season. Written before he was born, the book strengthened his connections to his stepfather and late grandfather.