The Kindle is catching more fire, more and more it's an online world.
Yet in Salt Lake City we still have independent bookstores that let us browse books in their natural state, in ways that let these objects saturate our consciousness in ways an online experience cannot. That's a good thing.
In celebration of books' enduring tradition onward and into the future the new Weller Book Works in Trolley Squarethe brave incarnation of the old Sam Weller's on Main Streetwill open its doors 10 a.m. after its two-week moving break. Snacks, giveaways and deals galore at between 20 and 30 percent off are all in the offing.