* Mike and Steve Holmes, Utah authors of "Sierra Madre West," will discuss the mining history conducted below Willard and Ben Lomond peaks at 7 p.m. Tuesday at Pleasant View Heritage Center (lower level of city hall) 520 W. Elberta Drive, Pleasant View. Call 410-980-6452 or 801-882-0677 for more information. This is free event.
* Utah author Brandon Mull discusses and signs the first book in his new series, "Beyonders: A World Without Heroes" (Aladdin, $19.99), at 5 p.m. Thursday at Hastings, 340 E. 525 North, Harrisville. Mull is the best-selling author of the Fablehaven series. This is a free event.
l Author events this week at The King's English Bookshop include:
* Massachusetts author Marc Brown presents his new Arthur picture book, "Arthur Turns Green," at 5 p.m Monday.
* BYU professor George B. Handley reads from and signs "Home Waters: A Year of Recompenses on the Provo River" at 7 p.m. Thursday.
* Utah author Carol Lynch Williams reads from and signs her new novel for young adults, "Miles From Ordinary," at 2 p.m. Saturday.
* Utah poet Rob Carney reads from and sign his new collection, "Story Problems," at 7 p.m. Saturday.
These are free events at the bookshop, 1511 S. 1500 East, Salt Lake City.