Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2008
Tonight @ the Shorewood Schwartz Bookshop - 7 p.m.
Spanning the first half of the 19th century, Ellen Baker’s debut novel, Keeping the House, follows an extended Wisconsin family through generations, focusing particularly on a 1950s housewife who, unable to conceive children, makes a point of revitalizing an unkempt house that has been passed . . .