WILLIAM MACKINNON, editor of "At Sword's Point, Part One: A Documentary History of the Utah War to 1858," will discuss his book and sign copies of the book, Tuesday, 5-7 p.m., Benchmark Books, 3269 S. Main, Suite 250. He will speak at 6 p.m.

NANCY TAKACS and SANDY ANDERSON, local poets, will read from their work, Friday, 7 p.m., Ken Sanders Rare Books, 268 S. 200 East.

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