Veteran to sign his Marine memoir

By Blue Ridge Books | May 13, 2014

In honor of Memorial Day, local author Charles A. Van Bibber will be signing copies of his book, “Valentine’s Day: A Marine Looks Back,” at Blue Ridge Books in Waynesville.

The book is an account of his experience as a young Marine sent to Vietnam in 1968. This book will grant civilians insight on the experience of combat, both immediate and long-lasting. Bibber will also give a reading at 3 p.m. June 28.

Blue Ridge Books is located at 152 S. Main St., Waynesville. For more information, call 456-6000 or visit