RAM Restaurant and Brewery, 700 N Milwaukee Ave. The Women in the Castle by Jessica Shattuck is set at the end of World War II, in a crumbling Bavarian castle that once played host to all of German high society, a powerful and propulsive story of three widows whose lives and fates become intertwined—an affecting, shocking, and ultimately redemptive novel. Appetizers provided. Books are available June 12th in the holds area. Registration required.