An author, journalist, and screenwriter, he is known for such nonfiction works as The Fear: Robert Mugabe and the Martyrdom of Zimbabwe and When a Crocodile Eats the Sun. His acclaimed 1997 memoir, Mukiwa: A White Boy in Africa, describes his early experience of the Rhodesian Bush War.He fought in the Rhodesian Bush War when he was seventeen years old.He and Alan Cheuse have both been featured on National Public Radio.BEFORE FAME
He studied at both Cambridge and Oxford, focusing on international relations and law.PERSONAL LIFE
With his wife, Joanna Coles, he had two sons.The meaning of the name Godwin: Good Friend FUN FACTS
Novelist Peter Godwin were born on Wednesday, birthstone is Turquoise, the seaon was Fall in the Chinese year of Rooster, it is 329 days until Peter Godwin next birthday.