Utah Curiosities brings to the reader with humor and affection—and a healthy dose of attitude—the oddest, quirkiest, and most outlandish places, personalities, events, and phenomena found within the state’s borders and in the chronicles of its history. A fun, accessible read, Utah Curiosities is a who's who of unusual and unsung heroes. This compendium of the state’s quirks and characters will amuse Utah’s residents and visitors alike.
Brandon Griggs is a writer at CNN and a former staff writer at the Salt Lake Tribune. In his spare time he travels the back roads of Utah in search of unspoiled hiking trails, great pie, bizarre rock formations, and photo ops beside cartoony animal sculptures.