July 26, 2009 - Oshkosh, Wisconsin - Approximately
60 aviation authors are scheduled to appear at Author’s Corner
throughout the week of EAA AirVenture Oshkosh. Featured scribes will be
signing books and DVDs, as well as meeting and greeting attendees daily,
July 27-August 2.
Author’s Corner, located primarily in the
EAA Wearhouse, showcases writers’ works about men and women in aviation
via biographies, autobiographies, inspirational works, fiction, how-to,
historical accounts, and children’s books. Other Author’s Corner
venues are located inside the EAA AirVenture Museum at the Eagle Hangar,
Aeronautica Gift Shop, and SkyScape Theater.
Among the authors slated to appear during the
week are Jonna Doolittle Hoppes, sharing the stories from her grandfather,
Jimmy Doolittle; World War II aces Bud Anderson and Günther Rall; Steve
Saint, jungle pilot who lived among the Amazon tribe that killed his
father; and Harold “Hal” Weekley, one of EAA’s B-17 pilots and the
last B-17 combat aircraft commander.
Scheduled appearances will be listed daily in
the EAA AirVenture Today presentations insert, or you can visit www.AirVenture.org/schedule
and search for Author’s Corner under the “By Location” menu. You can
also search for authors in the “By Presenter” menu.