Books & Beats: June 7, 2014

Jun 5, 2014

Janelle Monáe plays Red Butte Garden on June 8, 2014.
Janelle Monáe plays Red Butte Garden on June 8, 2014.
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Betsy Burton explores our capacity to love as well as hate in Anthony Doerr's novel "All the Light We Cannot See" (Scribner) and Dan Nailen previews the Janelle Monáe concert at Red Butte Garden, along with upcoming shows by The Mountain Goats and Jessica Lea Mayfield.

Author Anthony Doerr ("The Shell Collector," "Four Seasons in Rome: On Twins, Insomnia, and the Biggest Funeral in the History of the World") will appear at The King's English Bookshop on Thursday, June 12, 2014 at 7 p.m.

Betsy Burton is the co-owner of The King’s English Bookshop and Dan Nailen blogs about music and culture at SLCene.com.