Footnotes: Utah book happenings

Published: Saturday, Jan. 22 2011 5:00 p.m. MST

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Dolly's Bookstore,510 Main, Park City, will host three signings Jan. 24 with Michael Donaldson, author of "American Bar Association's Legal Guide to Independent Filmmaking," 2:30 p.m.; Gerald Elias, author of "Danse Macabre," 4 p.m.; and Harris Tulchin, author of "Independent Film Producer's Survival Guide: A Business and Legal Sourcebook," 6 p.m. Additional signings will be held Jan. 25, 2:30 p.m., with Buck Brannaman, author of "The Faraway Horses: The Adventures and Wisdom of One of America's Most Renowned Horsemen" and Jan. 28, 3 p.m., with Amy Goodman, "Breaking the Sound Barrier."

The King's English Bookshop, 1511 S. 1500 East, will host a signing with Jess Walter, author of "The Financial Lives of the Poets," Jan. 26, 7 p.m. The bookshop will also host a signing in honor of "How Come I Always Get Blamed for the Things I Do?" the newest book from cartoonist Brian Crane, Jan. 29, 2 p.m.

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Whitmore Library,2197 E. Fort Union Boulevard, will host a free workshop series, "Life Story Writing," Jan. 18, 7 p.m. The workshop will continue on Feb. 9, March 16 and April 13. Register online at www.utahaph.blogspot.com

Finch Lane Gallery, 54 Finch Lane, will host a guest writers series with Kate Bernheimer, Noy Holland and Matthew Kirkpatrick, Jan. 27, 7 p.m.

Herriman Library, 5380 W. Herriman Main, Herriman, will host a teen read-a-thon lock-in party, Jan. 28, 7 p.m.

Sprague Library, 2131 S. 1100 East, will host a water poetry workshop for students ages 9-15, Jan. 29, 2 p.m.

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