THE CITY ART READING SERIES will feature Francois Camoin and Shelley Hunt reading from their work on Thursday, April 16, 7:30 p.m. at the Mount Tabor Lutheran Church, 175 S. 700 East. Call 277-1510.

- SANDY ANDERSON, author of the new collection of verse "Jean Was a Player of Pianos," will be at The King's English Bookshop on Friday, April 17, at 7:30 p.m. to sign copies and meet the public. Call 484-9100.- BILL WALLACE, author of "Trapped in Death Cave" and other children's books for middle readers, will be at several Deseret Book stores this week. On Thursday, April 16, he will be at the Layton Hills store from 3:30-5:30 p.m., at the Ogden store from 3-4 p.m. on Friday, April 17, and on April 18 he will be at Fort Union (9:30-11 a.m.), Bountiful (1-2 p.m.) and the ZCMI Center (3-4 p.m.) Call 534-1515 for information.

- THE UTAH STATE POETRY SOCIETY'S annual awards festival/conference is April 17 and 18 at the Airport Holiday Inn. Sue Brannan Walker will address the group. Call 467-2935 or 268-4296 for details.

- BARNES & NOBLE BOOKSTORES will host several literary events this week, including Mark Dyerson ("Making the American Team: Culture and the Olympic Experience") at the downtown store at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday. Alex Caldiero will read downtown on Friday at 8 p.m. (see accompanying book review).

- BRANDON GRIGGS, book editor for the Salt Lake Tribune, will offer a workshop titled "From Reader to Writer: Thoughts on the Author's Business" on Saturday, April 18, 10 a.m. at the South Branch Library, 725 S. Main in Bountiful. Call 451-2322.