Author events this week at The King's English Bookshop include:
* New York author Amor Towles reads from and signs his debut novel "Rules of Civility" (Viking Adult, $26.95) at 7 p.m. Monday.
* Heather Brewer reads from and signs "The Slayer Chronicles: First Kill" (Dial, $17.99) at 7 p.m. Monday.
* Utah author Alan Rogers discusses and signs his new book "The Evidence for Evolution" (University of Chicago Press, $18) at 7 p.m. Thursday.
* The bookstore celebrates Jane Austen at 7 p.m. Friday with Utah authors Jennifer Adams and Jenni James, who will be on hand with their Austen-inspired books.
* Utah author Randall Wright will read from and sign "The Cheshire Cheese Cat: A Dickens of a Tale" (Peachtree Publishers, $16.95) at 2 p.m. Saturday.
* The bookshop celebrates Banned Books Week and the start of National Book Month at 4 p.m. Saturday with author Dorothee Kocks, who will read from, discuss and sign her historical novel "The Glass Harmonica" (Ace Trade, 2000).
These are all free events at the bookshop, 1511 S. 1500 East, Salt Lake City.
l Utah author Clyde A. Landon will discuss and sign copies of his biography "His Name Is Guck -- A Story Of A Boy And His Dog" (Tate Publishing, $20.99), 3-5 p.m. Saturday at Hastings, 340 E. 525 North, Harrisville. This is a free event.