Local authors to sign books at church bazaar

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OGDEN — Eight local authors will be signing copies of their books at the First United Methodist Church Fall Craft Bazaar. The participating authors are Annie Adams, Doree Anderson, Kristin Holt,...


TV's 'Twin Peaks' headed to bookstores as a novel

NEW YORK — The eerie TV town of Twin Peaks will soon be available between covers. Flatiron Books says its Macmillan division will publish “The Secret...


'Slave Management,' the Roman way

NEW YORK — These days, nannies and personal assistants do what they can, but in the golden days of Rome, life required slaves. Lots of them. How and where to...


TV pioneer and sitcom king Norman Lear pens a book

NEW YORK — From the moment Norman Lear began writing his memoir, he knew what the first line would be: “When I was a boy I thought that if I could turn...


Darth Vader highlights Star Wars Reading Day

WASHINGTON TERRACE — The Jedi training for this particular group of padawans involved some rather unusual combat instructions for fighting with their...


The Candy Bomber's book tour

Lt. Col. Gail S. Halvorsen, the retired U. S. Air Force pilot known as “Uncle Wiggly Wings,” is starting a book tour in the wake of his appearance in...


Library hosts Teen Read Week activities

OGDEN — Dreams can come true, for teens who like to read. Weber County Library is hosting a series of activities for “Teen Read Week,” Oct. 13...


'Gasa Gasa Girl Goes to Camp' book reading Friday in Layton

LAYTON —The Heritage Museum of Layton will host a book reading of “Gasa Gasa Girl Goes to Camp,” with its author, Lily Yuriko Nakai Havey, on...


Indie authors set Sandy conference

SANDY — While the book publishing industry has all eyes on the Amazon and Hachette public battle of giant companies, four independent Utah authors...

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