MATTHEWS – Kathryn Schwille and Jonathan H. Ward will talk about books that center on the search for debris and remains from the Columbia space shuttle after it came apart over Texas in 2003.
The free event takes place 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Aug. 17 at the Matthews Public Library, 230 Matthews Station St.
Ward wrote “Bringing Columbia Home: The Untold Story of a Lost Space Shuttle and Her Crew,” with Michael D. Leinbach. It offers an insider’s account of the recovery operations.
Schwille’s novel, “What Luck This Life,” explores the disaster’s fallout for a fictional town overwhelmed by the trauma.
Register in advance. Visit http://events.cmlibrary.org Call 704-416-5021 for details.